Desert Protective Council News
Posted by Indy Quillen on July 22, 2015
Article and photo by Terry Weiner
July 22 2015: Joshua Tree National Park (JTNP) officials are looking into the feasibility of adding lands in the Eagle Mountain area to the national park. DPC wants to urge all desert lovers to support Joshua Tree National Park in this endeavor! The area has recently been identified as a key bighorn sheep migration corridor. And it is home to many sensitive desert species, including the endangered desert tortoise…
Posted by Indy Quillen on June 5, 2015
The Desert Oracle is a new pocket-sized quarterly magazine about the arid southwest’s places, people, plants and critters. The articles cover everything from Dr. Edmund Jaeger’s discovery of sleeping poor-wills to the lost film locations for the original Star Wars in Death Valley…
Posted by Indy Quillen on May 26, 2015
DPC is part of a national coalition working to permanently reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF).
Please join us by contacting your congressional representatives.
Posted by Indy Quillen on April 22, 2015
As a reminder that the planet we call home is an astonishing place, why not get out and hike, bike, climb, surf, kayak or just walk around outdoors?