World’s third-largest Joshua tree found in southern Nevada; conservationists push for protection

As published on the Reno Gazette Journal by  Amy Alonzo on October 12, 2020 In a land of twisted limbs and giant Dr. Seuss-like branches reaching toward the sky, it

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Record-setting Joshua Tree discovered at proposed national monument in Nevada

As published by KTNV in Las Vegas on September 30, 2020 The proposed Avi Kwa Ame (pronounced Ah-VEE kwa-ah-may) National Monument, home to our country’s biggest Joshua tree forest, now

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Press Release: Record-Setting Joshua Tree Discovered at the Proposed Avi Kwa Ame National Monument in Southern Nevada

RECORD-SETTING JOSHUA TREE DISCOVERED AT THE PROPOSED AVI KWA AME NATIONAL MONUMENT IN SOUTHERN NEVADA Nevada’s largest Joshua Tree is one of the top three of its kind in the

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National Monument Proposed for Southern Nevada Tribal Lands

As published by US News & World Report on September 8, 2020 by The Associated Press RENO, NEV. (AP) — LOCAL tribes and national conservation groups are lobbying to establish

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National Monument Proposed for Southern Nevada Tribal Lands

As published by Las Vegas Sun on September 8, 2020 by The Associated Press RENO — Local tribes and national conservation groups are lobbying to establish a fourth national monument

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Conservationists, tribes lobby for national monument in area of Spirit Mountain

As published by Mohave Valley Daily News on September 8, 2020 by The Associated Press RENO, Nev. (AP) — Local tribes and national conservation groups are lobbying to establish a

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National Monument Proposed for Southern Nevada Tribal Lands

As published by The Houston Chronicle on September 7, 2020 by The Associated Press RENO, Nev. (AP) — Local tribes and national conservation groups are lobbying to establish a fourth

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Proposed national monument highlights Nevada Indigenous, cultural and ecological treasures

As published in the Reno Gazette Journal on August 30, 2020 by Amy Alonzo Local tribes and national conservation groups are lobbying to establish a fourth national monument in southern

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Native tribes want sacred land in Southern Nevada designated national monument

As published on News 3 LV on August 12, 2020 LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — Several conservation groups and native tribes are trying to get thousands of acres of sacred land in

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The Middle of Everywhere

As published on Desert Companion on July 2o, 2020 by Heidi Kyser About half an hour northwest of Laughlin in Nevada’s pointy southern tip lies Avi Kwa Ame, the Yuman name

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Crossroads of two historic landmarks

As published on MORE Fox 5 on July 15, 2020 It’s a crossroads of two historic landmarks: Walking Box Ranch & Honor Avi Kwa Ame. We traveled to the Mojave Desert, specifically

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Press Release: Honor Avi Kwa Ame Launches Supporting The Proposed National Monument

 HONOR AVI KWA AME LAUNCHES SUPPORTING THE PROPOSED  AVI KWA AME NATIONAL MONUMENT  An effort to create Nevada’s Fourth National Monument aims to protect and preserve sacred  Native American land that’s

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Public awareness campaign wants to preserve public land for 4th NV national monument

Public awareness campaign wants to preserve 350,000 acres of public land for fourth Nevada national monument As published in 8NewsNow.com on July 7, 2020 LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Honor Avi

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Honor Spirit Mountain Campaign Pushes For Nevada’s Fourth National Monument

As published in Las Vegas Weekly on July 2, 2020 A team of conservationists, tribal groups and recreationalists have launched a public awareness campaign to protect 350,000 acres of Southern

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Letter to the Editor: Mountain needs protections

As published in Las Vegas Sun on March 1, 2020 I was so happy to read the article on the proposed Avi Kwa Ame National Monument (Feb. 16, Las Vegas

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Proposed national monument south of Las Vegas gets boost from lands bill

Linda Otero isn’t used to thinking in terms of man-made borders and boundaries. As a member of the Fort Mojave Indian Tribe, she believes all of the natural world originated

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