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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57632 5 days ago greg Hunt I just visited the Grand Canyon last week... It's one of the most incredible American treasures I've seen. Please reject Tusayan's application for that special use permit. Our forests, national park...
57631 1 month ago christi Eisenberg
57630 1 month ago Athena Boggs This is one of the world's wonders. Why would anyone want to destory it?
57629 1 month ago Mary Heidbreder Our National Parks and none of their resources should be for sale.
57628 2 months ago Diane Beatty
57627 3 months ago Anonymous Just visited the Grand Canyon for the first time. I was shocked at the number of people and cars on the South Rim. The crowds made it hard to experience the beauty of this amazing site in peace. B...
57626 5 months ago Athena Masters The Grand Canyon is one of the wonders of the current era - please leave it as it is, it isn't for any person/company to make money off of it.
57625 6 months ago Petra Jones
57624 8 months ago Elnora Cosey
57623 8 months ago Anonymous
57622 9 months ago RIGG KENNEDY PLEASE DO THE RIGHT THING.PRESERVE THE GRAND CANYON IN GRAND PRISTINE CONDITION!!!!!! YOU KNOW THAT, TOO.
57621 9 months ago Howard K. Beale, Jr.
57620 9 months ago Lasha Wells
57619 9 months ago Luis Garcia Valencia
57618 9 months ago Al Criswell
57617 10 months ago marc myers
57616 10 months ago Karen Green Please, please, please reject this project!!!! Not in the the Grand Canyon please keep it grand dont trash it up with development!!!!
57615 10 months ago Anonymous
57614 10 months ago Fabian Sanchez-Arzate
57613 11 months ago Jordan Hoiby
57612 11 months ago Robert Cook
57611 11 months ago Mina Blyly-Strauss
57610 1 year ago Anonymous
57609 1 year ago Sharon Rakunas
57608 1 year ago Zaida Diaz
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