From Military Service to Green Service: volunteers with Nevada Conservation Corps complete stewardship projects in Gold Butte National Monument

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, May 17, 2018                                                                                 Media Contact: Jaina Moan, Executive Director, Friends of Gold Butte, jaina@friendsofgoldbutte.org, 702-208-8377   MEDIA RELEASE: From Military Service to Green Service: volunteers with Nevada Conservation Corps complete stewardship projects in Gold Butte National Monument   GOLD BUTTE NATIONAL MONUMENT – For two weeks this spring,..

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Volunteers clean up vandalism in Gold Butte National Monument

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday April 26, 2018                                                                                 MEDIA CONTACT:                                                                                            Jaina Moan, Executive Director, Friends of Gold Butte jaina@friendsofgoldbutte.org  /  702-208-8377   GOLD BUTTE NATIONAL MONUMENT – Nevada’s newest National Monument is no stranger to vandalism. Good thing there is dedicated group of trained volunteers organized by Friends of Gold Butte..

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Friends of Gold Butte and Friends of Nevada Wilderness Applaud Introduction of ANTIQUITIES Act of 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, January 30, 2018                                                                                 MEDIA CONTACTS:                                                                                                                 Jaina Moan, Executive Director, Friends of Gold Butte jaina@friendsofgoldbutte.org  / 702-208-8377 Jose Witt, Southern Nevada Director, Friends of Nevada Wilderness jose@nevadawilderness.org / 702-203-1720   LAS VEGAS – In response to the introduction today of the America’s Natural..

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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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