Mojave Trails National Monument, CA   Photo Credit:  John Dittli
Mojave Trails National Monument, CA Photo Credit: John Dittli
Success Stories

Since inception in 1989, Conservation Alliance funding has helped save more than 50 million acres of wildlands; protect 2,991 miles of rivers; stop or remove 29 dams; designate five marine reserves; and purchase 12 climbing areas.

 

2016 Successes

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Bears Ears National Monument

Friends of Cedar Mesa, Utah Dine Bikeyah, Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance

Result 1,350,000 acres protected
Year 2016

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Gold Butte National Monument

Friends of Nevada Wilderness and Friends of Gold Butte

Result 296,937 acres protected
Year 2016

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Tongass National Forest

Trout Unlimited - Alaska

Result 1.9 million acres protected
Year 2016

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Great Bear Rainforest

Pacific Wild and Raincoast

Result one oil pipeline halted
Year 2016

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Thompson Divide

Thompson Divide Coalition

Result 33,000 acres protected from oil and gas development
Year 2016

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Olguin Property Acquisition

Western Rivers Conservancy

Result 1,330 acres and 4 river miles protected
Year 2016

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Susitna River Dam

Wild Salmon Center

Result 1 Dam Halted
Year 2016

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Brownie Hills

Western Rivers Conservancy

Result 16,707 acres and 4 river miles protected
Year 2016

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Curry Canyon Ranch

Save Mount Diablo

Result 1,080 acres protected
Year 2016

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Donner Summit Black Wall

Truckee Donner Land Trust

Result One climbing area and 11 acres protected
Year 2016

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Boreas Ponds

Adirondack Council

Result 20,484 acres protected
Year 2016

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Cold Stream Forest

The Trust for Public Land

Result 8,159 acres and 15 river miles protected
Year 2016

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Sand to Snow National Monument

California Wilderness Coalition and Conservation Lands Foundation

Result 154,000 acres protected
Year 2016

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Castle Mountains National Monument

California Wilderness Coalition and Conservation Lands Foundation

Result 20,920 acres protected
Year 2016

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Mojave Trails National Monument

California Wilderness Coalition and Conservation Lands Foundation

Result 1,625,080 acres protected
Year 2016

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Reports

©Earl Harper
©Earl Harper
 2017

Grantee Progress Reports

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 2016

2016 Annual Report

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Summer 2016

Grant Announcement

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