The Conservation Alliance is an organization dedicated to protecting the wild places and natural habitats where outdoor enthusiasts recreate.
…They’ve done it again.
When the 1.1 million acres of land surrounding the Grand Canyon became under threat of uranium mining, the Grand Canyon Trust, together with The Conservation Alliance and other concerned groups, fought to keep these lands protected.
Because of the efforts of these organizations, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar signed a 20 year moratorium protecting the area around the iconic canyon from toxic mining.
This video logs a story that should encourage anyone concerned for our nation’s natural beauty. It’ll bring a smile to your face — I promise.