Tag Archives: Defend Joshua Tree

[URGENT] HOW TO WRITE A LETTER OF OPPOSITION TO “NEXTERA” INDUSTRIAL SOLAR FARM AT THE OLD ROY WILLIAMS AIRPORT ON SUNFAIR

From Solar Joshua Tree… The appeal date of August 9 is approaching fast, and we are asking members and friends of the community to write a letter of opposition to the NextEra solar project in Joshua Tree. We need to … Continue reading

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STOP INDUSTRIAL SOLAR SPRAWL IN JOSHUA TREE WILDLIFE CORRIDOR JUST OUTSIDE OF NATIONAL PARK

This is a fundraiser to appeal the Planning Commission’s recent misguided approval of a proposed 115-acre industrial solar farm on Sunfair. We are appealing the decision to the San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors, where we have a much better … Continue reading

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ALTA MIRA HEARING RESCHEDULED TO THURSDAY, MAR 24! SAY NO TO GATED CONDOS IN JOSHUA TREE!

There was a power outage last Thursday, March 17 at the local teleconferencing center that affected the Planning Commission meeting on the abominable “Alta Mira” high-density gated condo project. The discussion on Alta Mira has been rescheduled for this Thursday, … Continue reading

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WHAT WE’RE DEFENDING…

Amongst other things, we’re defending this desert tortoise’s right to live out his life, in his native habitat: desert wilderness in northern Joshua Tree. This particular fella was spotted yesterday morning in a wash on BLM land near our home. … Continue reading

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“DEFEND JOSHUA TREE” T-SHIRT SALE

We’re selling our “Defend Joshua Tree” t-shirts for $20 each. There’s two varieties — the new ‘desert iguana’ design, and the original ‘determined coyotes’ design. Both were drawn and designed by our friend, artist Arik Roper, as a gift to … Continue reading

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DEFEND THIS DESERT IGUANA!

We’ve finally got the new “Defend Joshua Tree” t-shirts in stock! Artist Arik Roper​’s gorgeous Desert Iguana design is handscreened on sea foam-colored shirts manufactured by American Apparel. All sizes are available. Obtain in person at Hoof & The Horn​, … Continue reading

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UPDATE ON JOSHUA TREE’S BATTLE AGAINST DOLLAR GENERAL

Joshua Tree’s battle to keep Dollar General from opening a store here has been going on since 2011. Here’s the latest, as we understand it: 1. Dollar General has appealed the Joshua Tree Downtown Business Alliance‘s win in CEQA court … Continue reading

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