About Us

About Us

The Campaign for the California Desert is a coalition of conservation groups, community leaders and businesses dedicated to protecting our desert landscapes, celebrated both for their contributions to America’s natural and cultural heritage and to the regional economy.

Coalition Members include:

Amargosa Conservancy

California Wilderness Coalition

Conservation Lands Foundation

Friends of Big Morongo Canyon Preserve

Mojave Desert Land Trust

National Parks Conservation Association

The Pew Charitable Trusts

The Wilderness Society

The Wildlands Conservancy

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Editorial: Obama’s bold move on Mojave Desert protection

President Obama’s use of the 1906 Antiquities Act to protect 1.8 million acres of the Mojave Desert under national monument status carries both direct and indirect benefits to the environment. The direct benefit, of course, is that the natural beauty of these lands —...

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