Author: fortepr

Last night, with Clark County Commissioner Michael Naft in attendance, the Searchlight Town Advisory Board voted unanimously to provide a letter of support for the proposed Avi Kwa Ame National Monument. Searchlight joins Boulder City's town council, who also voted unanimously to support the area's designation in late...

A June 3 community meeting comes as Headwaters Economics releases data on land designation's economic impact. Searchlight residents are fighting to protect their community's viewshed and access to outdoor recreation and finally put to rest the area's repeated threats of industrial development. As of a May...

Given Las Vegas’ cycling boom, the Southern Nevada Bicycle Coalition (SNVBC) has teamed up with the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada (RTC) during National Bike to Work Week, May 17-23, to help the  growing number of bicycle commuters to “Ride Safe.”On National Bike to...

How Nevada’s Public Lands Impact Outdoor Recreation BusinessesThursday, April 22, 2021 Nevada Outdoor Business Coalition (NVOBC) announces the launch of Red Rock Roundtable, a virtual panel discussion series created to educate and inspire Nevada’s outdoor recreation business leaders and foster a more robust outdoor recreation economy....

International Dark Night Skies Week is observed April 5 -12, 2021, and the proposed Avi Kwa Ame National Monument has cause to celebrate. Threats of industrial development are looming for the 380,000-acre area in Clark County due to a recent application submitted by a Swedish...