2017 In Review

In the waning days of 2016, Gold Butte finally received the protected designation it needs and deserves. Now, one year later, we are seeing real and positive results on the land. There has been an increase in private and public funding and resources going to support restoration and research projects. Visitation to the Monument has..

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Friends of Gold Butte Responds to DOI Final Monuments Report

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, December 6, 2017                                                                                        Media Contact: Jaina Moan, Executive Director, Friends of Gold Butte, jaina@friendsofgoldbutte.org  / 702-208-8377 STATEMENT: Friends of Gold Butte Responds to the Release of the DOI Final Monument Report Nevadans fought for decades to achieve a protected designation for the natural and cultural..

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Trump Reduces Utah Monuments

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 4, 2017 STATEMENT: Friends of Gold Butte Responds to Reductions to Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments LAS VEGAS – In response to the President’s action to strip protections from  Bears Ears National Monument and Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument in Utah, Jaina Moan of the Friends of Gold Butte released..

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A Day of Stewardship in Gold Butte National Monument

      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, October 2, 2017                                                                                       Media Contact:                                                                                                                 Jaina Moan, Executive Director, Friends of Gold Butte, jaina@friendsofgoldbutte.org, 702-208-8377 Grace Larsen, Friends of Nevada Wilderness, grace@nevadawilderness.org, 702-515-5417 MEDIA RELEASE: A Day of Stewardship in Gold Butte National Monument GOLD BUTTE NATIONAL MONUMENT..

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Friends of Gold Butte Responds to Recommended Reductions of Gold Butte National Monument

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Monday, September 18, 2017                                                                                       Media Contact: Jaina Moan, Executive Director, Friends of Gold Butte, jaina@friendsofgoldbutte.org  / 702-208-8377 STATEMENT: Friends of Gold Butte Responds to Recommended Reductions of Gold Butte National Monument LAS VEGAS – In response to the Department of Interior report, leaked by the Washington Post, that included..

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Response to President’s Executive Order threatening our nation’s public land treasures

For Immediate Release: April 26, 2017                                                                                       Media Contact:                                                                                              Jaina Moan, Executive Director, Friends of Gold Butte jaina@friendsofgoldbutte.org  / 702-208-8377 RELEASE: Friends of Gold Butte and Friends of Basin and Range National Monuments respond to President’s Executive Order threatening our nation’s public land treasures LAS VEGAS –..

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Gold Butte Photo Contest

ENTER TO #PROTECTGOLDBUTTE & WIN! Enter the #ProtectGoldButte photo contest! Showing our love on social media is one of the best ways to display widespread support for a Gold Butte National Monument. To enter, simply follow these instructions: Find your favorite photo of yourself enjoying Gold Butte or get outside and take a new photo! Post your..

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