Press Statement: National Park Service’s Proposed Entrance Fee Increase is a Further Challenge for Improved Access for Diverse Communities

Washington, D.C. — In October, the Department of the Interior proposed fee increases for entrance to seventeen of our nation’s most visited national parks, including Yosemite, Grand Tetons, Acadia, and Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks, to start as early as the 2018 peak season. The proposal seeks to increase fees by 180% from $25 […]

Coalition Statement: Next 100 Coalition Responds to Executive Order Threatening Our Most Diverse and Inclusive National Monuments

Washington, D.C. – Today, the President signed an Executive Order directing the administration to review national monuments over 100,000 acres designated after 1996 under the Antiquities Act.  A significant number of the monuments covered under this review represent designations made under the Antiquities Act by previous presidents to celebrate the diverse people and places that […]