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Save Grand Canyon Again
Grand Canyon Campaign

February 7, 2024
LR in the News
Glen Canyon Dam: In managing Colorado River dam Feds ignored climate change, conservationists tell Appeals Court

January 23, 2013
LR Press Release
Controlled Flood in Grand Canyon a Dud

August 14, 2012
Regional News
9th Circuit rules against Recovery of Endangered Species

May 25, 2012
The Glen Canyon Dam Declaration of 3/14/2000

May 18, 2012
LR in the News
Federal Regulators Reject Green River Pipeline Again

March 28, 2012
Regional News
Agencies Weigh Competing Suggestions For New Glen Canyon Dam Plan


Forty years ago, a major public outcry succeeded in stopping the construction of two major dams which would have inundated Grand Canyon National Park. The famed Colorado River and its unique desert ecosystem would be preserved—or so it was thought.

Unknown to many, a less noticeable, but nonetheless lethal blow had already been delivered. The 1963 completion of Glen Canyon Dam, upstream, and just outside the Park, was beginning to unleash a current of devastation which now, four decades and numerous violations of federal laws later, has nearly destroyed all the native habitat of Grand Canyon’s famed river corridor.

But it’s not too late, to Save Grand Canyon again!

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