We had the honor this June of witnessing Congresswoman Judy Chu and Senator Alex Padilla ask President Joe Biden to use the Antiquities Act to expand the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument. This is the next step in a 20-year, locally-driven effort to protect the #SanGabrielMountainsForever! Thank you to Chief Anthony Morales and Tribal President … Continue reading Update on Expanding the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument
The Sierra Club Forest Committee is presenting a virtual event that presents the story of our new vision of our magnificent backyard mountain range, the San Gabriels. The keynote speaker will be Belinda Faustinos, our recently retired Executive Director, who will talk about plans to protect more wilderness, complete the National Monument started by President Obama in … Continue reading Virtual Event: Celebrating a New Vision for the San Gabriel Mountains
https://youtu.be/yJN5qTwfBUc Video from coalition organization California Wilderness Coalition.
https://youtu.be/nOkg-bKhI9A Thanks to Michael Garcia, Master Instructor at Outward Bound Adventures, who submitted this video to his perspectives on why we need to protect California’s public lands and support the passage of the Protecting Unique and Beautiful Landscapes by Investing in California Lands Act (PUBLIC Lands Act). Take action to support it today! More videos
We welcome all the time we spend in nature, and it’s especially satisfying to take tours of our local public lands with members of our coalition, other organizations that support our mission, and local legislators we work with to secure and expand protections and help us make nature accessible go all. Today, we started a … Continue reading Ground and Air Tour of Our Public Lands