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13 September 2021

Indigenous Leaders and Local Groups Urge Sec. Haaland to Postpone Decision on Point Reyes Management Plan

The National Park Service (NPS) is expected to finalize a General Management Plan Amendment for the Point Reyes National Seashore today, extending ranch leases in the park for another 20 years and perpetuating an abhorrent…
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24 August 2021

New Hispanic Access Foundation and USFWS Partnership Will Help Build the Next Generation of Climate Change Leaders Featured

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Hispanic Access Foundation through its MANO Project initiative and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service have launched a 18-month fellowship program for the newly reintroduced Civilian Climate Corp (CCC) program at the…
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15 July 2021

Eighth Annual Latino Conservation Week Kicks Off This Weekend (July 17 –25),

Initiative Breaks Down Barriers to the Outdoors and Inspires Tomorrow’s Stewards Communities throughout the country will enjoy and connect with the great outdoors during the 8th annual Latino Conservation Week (LCW), an initiative of Hispanic…
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07 July 2021

New Report Highlights Seven Latino Heritage Sites in Need of Protection

A new report, Place, Story and Culture: An Inclusive Approach to Protecting Latino Heritage Sites, released today by the Latino Heritage Scholars, an initiative of the Hispanic Access Foundation, emphasizes the need for the protection…
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16 June 2021

HAF Announces Our DREAMS Scholarship Virtual Auction Event Featured

All Proceeds from Event to Help DACA and Undocumented Students Hispanic Access Foundation is proud to announce Our DREAMS Scholarship Virtual Auction taking place on June 22, 2021, at 7PM ET. All proceeds from the…
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08 June 2021

HAF Celebrates 115th Anniversary of the Antiquities Act Featured

Historic Law Plays Critical Role in Protecting Cultural Heritage  WASHINGTON, DC – Today marks the 115th anniversary of the Antiquities Act, an instrumental law that has protected and included the history and contributions of Latino…
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EQUITY & ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE IN 30x30 – Learn how we can increase access to nature for communities of color and e… https://t.co/x20p6RNSIe
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Biden Administration’s #AmericatheBeautiful initiative to #protect30x30 needs to address access to nature for commu… https://t.co/kEFx6f1HW4

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