The plan to add an energy transmission corridor through the Mojave Trails National Monument threatens to undo many critical conservation gains.
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The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has proposed doubling off-road vehicle routes in the western Mojave Desert, placing the already threated desert tortoise in greater danger.
The first phase of the Desert Renewable Energy Conservation Plan protects millions of acres of California desert while directing renewable energy projects away from sensitive wildlife habitat
A dangerous Congressional rider would upend management of the Desert National Wildlife Refuge, one of the largest wildlife refuges in the U.S.
The Panoche Solar Farm, a 339 mega-watt solar photovoltaic energy facility, would destroy 2,506 acres in the heart of the Panoche Valley, an area home to an immense array of wildlife. For some endangered species in particular, this habitat is their last, best chance for survival. We cannot let this project take that away.