Take a few minutes to read a recent article by renowned author and activist Rebecca Solnit published in California Sunday Magazine
On November 1st, 2017, Glen Canyon Institute and the river community lost a friend, muse, and river-running icon, the legendary Katie Lee. Katie passed away in her sleep just a few weeks after celebrating her 98th birthday at her home in Jerome, Arizona.
The water crisis in the West has renewed debate about the effectiveness of major dams, with some pushing for the enormous Glen Canyon Dam on the Colorado River to be decommissioned.
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Experience a virtual tour of the restoration occurring in Glen Canyon - Produced by Glen Canyon Institute; in collaboration with National Geographic Maps as well as numerous and Glen Canyon Explorers.
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In The News
December 14, 2017
This why we are fighting for Bears Ears National Monument. "In the end, it appears that Trump, his administrators and Utah’s state officials all share the notion that the best use of Indigenous nations’ homelands is as “national sacrifice zones” for energy. Trump’s “energy dominance” doctrine, therefore, will be a toxic legacy passed on to American and Native American grandchildren." Read More »
December 08, 2017
We stand with our friends at the Utah Rivers Council against this terrible project. Read More »
December 05, 2017
We will work with our fellow advocacy groups to fight this abomination. Read More »