Don't "develop" the Grand Canyon

One of the most deservedly celebrated natural wonders in North America is also among the most endangered. Plans for uranium mining, a tourist tram line, and massive "development" threaten the Grand Canyon and the Colorado River. Background:
CommonDreams: Grand Canyon in the Crosshairs?
National Geographic: Grand Canyon Development Plans

A mining company, Energy Fuels Resources, is seeking to reopen a uranium mine; a proposed tramway would take tourists from new commercial sites to the canyon’s floor, and the nearby town of Tusayan, Ariz., is proposing 2,000 homes, 3 million square feet of commercial space, a spa, and a dude ranch.

To the U.S. Forest Service:

We urge you to reject Tusayan's application for a special use permit and to put a halt to any more "development" at the Grand Canyon.

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57557 1 year ago Lois Nicol
57556 1 year ago Jo Evans Is there no sacred space left. Why does everything have to be ruined so a few can become wealthier!!
57555 1 year ago Kara Sherman
57554 1 year ago Lois Kain Can we hold back the GREED ?
57553 1 year ago Nancy Scheib
57552 1 year ago Aaron Hagen
57551 1 year ago Anonymous
57550 1 year ago OGULCAN SAFAK
57549 1 year ago George Ilic
57548 1 year ago Anonymous
57547 1 year ago Anonymous
57546 1 year ago anndi moore The destruction of our precious Grand Canyon must be stopped . It is absolutely impossible to enjoy any solitude one could hope to
experience with all the manmade pollution in plane(pun intselling point , tho .

Time to STOP all this mindless defilement of
our natural National treasures !'); return false;">...
57545 1 year ago Lisa Pierce
57544 1 year ago Jesob Rockwell
57543 1 year ago Casey Smith This could change our world. No thank you!
57542 1 year ago Anonymous
57541 1 year ago L J SMITH Please preserve the serenity and beauty contained in the beautiful Grand Canyon. Such a rare and untouched area; there are many other places to build homes near the established towns in AZ. Leave t...
57540 1 year ago Jack R. Brunotts
57539 1 year ago Anonymous
57538 1 year ago Rita Martin Please leave the beauty of the canyon alone. We are destroying what God created.
57537 1 year ago Donna Morrissey Leave it alone!!!!!
57536 1 year ago charles kasal
57535 1 year ago Nikki Kirby
57534 1 year ago suzanne lomascolo
57533 1 year ago Chrysteen Moelter-Gray
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