PRESS RELEASE: Next 100 Coalition Applauds Presidential Memorandum, Designation of New National Monuments Celebrating Public Lands Diversity

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, President Obama issued a Presidential Memorandum providing guidance to our nation’s public lands agencies on increasing the diversity and inclusion of the histories, cultures, knowledge and people represented in our public lands systems. In addition, President Obama designated three new national monuments — Freedom Riders National Monument, Birmingham Civil Rights National […]

PRESS RELEASE: National Survey of Voters of Color Reveals Deep Support for and Interest in America’s National Parks and Other Public Lands

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – Four out of five voters of color approve of President Obama’s commitment to protecting national public lands, a new poll reveals, and believe it’s important for the next president to continue improving access to America’s most treasured places for people of all cultures and backgrounds. The poll – commissioned by New […]