Coalition Statement: Next 100 Coalition Opposes Proposed Reduction of Bears Ears, Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monuments

Washington, D.C. – December 6, 2017: On December 4, President Donald Trump announced a drastic reduction in size of Bears Ears and Grand Staircase Escalante National Monuments in Utah, marking the largest attack on our public lands in history.  The President’s decision resulted in a total reduction of Bears Ears National Monument by more than […]

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 […]