Nationwide Coalition of 100 Outdoor Companies Rally in Support of National Monuments on Anniversary of the Antiquities Act

June 7, 2024 – In celebration of the 118th anniversary of the Antiquities Act, a collective force of over 100 outdoor and outdoor-adjacent businesses from around the country have signed on to the Mobilizing for Monuments Pledge (M4M Pledge), a commitment to safeguarding our public lands through the designation and expansion of national monuments. The…

Washington

60 Companies call on the Biden Administration to Designate Chuckwalla National Monument

Secretary Deb Haaland visited the proposed Chuckwalla National Monument on May 18, visiting with tribal leaders, government officials, and local groups. This is an important step toward a national monument designation for Chuckwalla.  The Conservation Alliance and Mobilizing for Monuments recently delivered a letter to the Biden Administration and members of Congress signed by over…

CA Monument expansion

The Conservation Alliance Applauds the Expansions of San Gabriel and Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monuments

(May 2, 2024) Cover Photo: Bob Wick – The Conservation Alliance (TCA) celebrates today the Biden Administration’s  announcement of the  expansion of California’s Berryessa Snow Mountains and San Gabriel Mountains National Monuments that  will protect over 100,000 acres of public lands in California. The Biden Administration’s decision to expand these monuments will not only safeguard…

Chuckwalla National Monument

Exploring the Proposed Chuckwalla National Monument: Advocating for California’s Desert

Recently, I had the privilege of hosting TCA’s inaugural Advocate Outdoors event in the proposed Chuckwalla National Monument. We convened a group of passionate advocates and community leaders from member companies as well as grantee and partner organizations to explore this remarkable landscape and learn about the importance of its protection. The Advocate Outdoors field…

M4M Roadtrip

Mobilizing for Monuments Debuts Film Calling for the Protection of Three Million Acres of Public Land

April 18, 2024 – Mobilizing for Monuments, a coalition of more than 80 businesses working to protect outdoor spaces through the designation of national monuments, debuts its short film today, Mobilizing for Monuments Road Trip. The 15 minute film is available to stream on Mobilizing for Monuments. The film follows The Conservation Alliance, Flickr, Rivian…

TCA Summit

What Is Corporate Advocacy?

Written By: Shoren Brown What is corporate advocacy? My colleague Rebecca and I are getting this question from member companies and partners more and more these days. And honestly it seems like everyone has a slightly different definition. Here is our hot take… At The Conservation Alliance, we define advocacy as utilizing the business voice…

M4M

Mobilizing for Monuments Road Trip: The Conservation Alliance Hits the Road

National Monuments encompass some of the most inspiring and historical landscapes around the country. Permanently protecting these special spaces bolsters local economies, preserves our natural heritage, increases access to the outdoors, and fosters vibrant communities. In early 2023, The Conservation Alliance brought together a coalition of businesses to call for the designation and expansion of…

DC Fly-in

Convening for Conservation: A Recap of Our 2023 D.C. Fly-In Event

This event marked a significant step forward in our mission to protect outdoor spaces and wild places through the collective power of our member companies. Here, we’d like to recap our journey, express our gratitude, and emphasize the importance of businesses participating in fly-ins. Advocating for Land Conservation Our annual D.C. Fly-In is an excellent…

Grand Canyon National Monument

The Conservation Alliance and 50 Member Companies Applaud President Biden for Designating the Baaj Nwaavjo I’tah Kukveni – Ancestral Footprints of the Grand Canyon National Monument

(August 8, 2023) – Today, President Biden protected nearly 1 million acres of federal public lands in Arizona by designating The Baaj Nwaavjo I’tah Kukveni – Ancestral Footprints of the Grand Canyon National Monument. The Grand Canyon is an iconic landscape and outdoor recreation destination. In 2021, 4.5 million visitors from around the world visited…