Monthly Archives: May 2015

STOP BLM’S PLAN TO RADICALLY INCREASE ORV TRAFFIC IN JOSHUA TREE

Above: a wild desert tortoise walking in BLM land in North Joshua Tree. Photo by Stephanie Smith, April 29, 2015. The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is proposing to radically increase the amount of land in Joshua Tree (and the … Continue reading

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GREAT NEWS ON STOPPING PROPOSED “ALTA MIRA” GATED COMMUNITY IN JOSHUA TREE

From 107.7 news: May 21: The Joshua Basin Water District voted to delay issuing a will-serve letter for the 248-unit Alta Mira residential development while emergency water regulations are in effect. This is great news. The Alta Mira developers have … Continue reading

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GREAT NEWS ON STOPPING BIG SOLAR

Great news! Our friends Landers for Responsible Solar have succeeded in their effort to stop a harmful industrial solar field — the “Bowman S-Power Solar Project” — from being built on 35 acres in Landers near Joshua Tree. The win … Continue reading

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