Protect the Point Arena-Stornetta Public Lands
  • Petitioned Congress, President Obama

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Congress, President Obama

Protect the Point Arena-Stornetta Public Lands

    1. Sam Goldman
    2. Petition by

      Sam Goldman

      San Francisco, CA

We support the expansion and protection of the Pt. Arena-Stornetta Public Lands, called one of the most significant parts of the Mendocino coastline.

The area is home to several endangered species, important coastal plants and unique geological features.

Permanently protecting the Point Arena-Stornetta Public Lands as a part of the National Conservation Lands would ensure the lands are preserved for future generations to enjoy.

Thanks to Congressman Thompson, legislation to protect these lands as a National Monument was introduced in Congress. Our community is speaking out in favor of protecting this area and we ask that the President use his authority to protect these lands as a National Monument if Congress does not.

Congress also has the opportunity to fund the President's FY 2013 budget request for the Land and Water Conservation Fund. This will allow the Bureau of Land Management to acquire and protect an additional 409 acres within the Point Arena-Stornetta Public Lands for public access and enjoyment.

We urge you to join us in supporting these important conservation efforts. Tell the President and Congress to take action, before time runs out

Recent signatures


    1. Reached 750 signatures


    Reasons for signing

    • James Jordan GUALALA, CA
      • 12 months ago

      This is one of the most beautiful open lands along the Northern California coast and should be protected and available for all to enjoy.

    • Victoria Moreno CAMBRIA, CA
      • over 1 year ago

      Protecting the California coastline is important to ALL Californians and visitors alike.

    • Ann Cole COMPTCHE, CA
      • over 1 year ago

      National Monument status together with this land-based public access to it in Mendocino County will promote tourism and economic development. Additional funding for land managment will also become available for stewardship.

    • Roberta Rams GUALALA, CA
      • over 1 year ago

      I have lived in the area for almost fifteen years and am still awed by it's beauty.

    • Susan McFarlane PORTLAND, OR
      • over 1 year ago

      For future generations to get the chills just looking at God's handy work, what a treasure!


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