Posts Tagged: Coronado National Forest

Jaguar, © Gary Stolz/FWS

Saving the Sacred Santa Ritas »

A proposed mining project in the Santa Rita Mountains would involve a mile-wide, half mile-deep open pit mine that would cause great damage to habitat for many imperiled species, and dump toxic mining waste on national forest land.

VIDEO: Locals Voice Concerns Over AZ Mine Proposal »

In this in-depth documentary, courtesy of the Patagonia Area Resource Alliance, the people of Patagonia, Ariz. give a firsthand account of how mining has already started to irreversibly alter life in this idyllic landscape.

Your Lands on the Line: A Great Outdoors Giveaway »

Spectacular landscapes like the Sky Islands in Arizona’s Coronado National Forest are protected for future generations by carefully balancing the many uses we demand of our public lands.