Volunteer Report: Liliana Griego on Our June 2017 Trip to DC

Liliana Griego is a graduate of the San Gabriel Mountain Forever Leadership Academy and a volunteer for SGMF who joined a group of coalition members on a trip to Washington, D.C. to advocate for protection of our national monuments. Below, she reflects on the experience. What Surprised Me I was shocked to learn about the … Continue reading Volunteer Report: Liliana Griego on Our June 2017 Trip to DC

The Public Speaks: Why We Need the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument

Below, a small sampling of the thousands of comments we have collected in support of the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument. (Our letter.) “The San Gabriel Mountains are a unique place ecologically, historically and culturally. Allowing them to exist unprotected in the current political climate we’re living in would be irresponsible and irreverent to all … Continue reading The Public Speaks: Why We Need the San Gabriel Mountains National Monument

Coast to Coast Rallies to Celebrate the Antiquities Act

We have representatives in Sacramento and Washington, D.C. today -- on the 111th anniversary of the Antiquities Act -- to rally for more support to protect our public lands and national monuments, including our beloved San Gabriel Mountains National Monument. In Sacramento, the State Assembly passed a joint resolution urging the President, the Secretary of … Continue reading Coast to Coast Rallies to Celebrate the Antiquities Act