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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Number Date Name Please add a comment if you ...
57610 5 years ago Anonymous
57609 5 years ago Sharon Rakunas
57608 5.1 years ago Zaida Diaz
57607 5.1 years ago Veronica Egan Any more human development would be a travesty!
57606 5.1 years ago Stephanie Johanna Goldbach
57605 5.1 years ago Brian V
57604 5.1 years ago Kim Watts
57603 5.1 years ago jeff hopkins
57602 5.1 years ago Jerry Antone Do Not Change the beautiful "Landscape" that, Grand Canyon has to offer to people of the world.
57601 5.1 years ago Steve Davis
57600 5.1 years ago Jewel Dotson
57599 5.1 years ago Marcella Dillard Oh say, can you see? Man is the only animal that destroys his habitat. From piercing the protective ozone layer to ridding the land of the bumble bee to fracking the shining seas, we march toward ou...
57598 5.1 years ago ANDREW ToLBERT
57597 5.1 years ago Mr. Grindstaff Uranium is not needed. Simply changing from Light Water cooled reactors to Sodium cooled would allow the use of all the nuclear waste as fuel - producing energy and getting rid of a waste problem.
57596 5.1 years ago David Green Don't let the corporate carpet baggers rape the Grand Canyon.
57595 5.2 years ago Anonymous
57594 5.2 years ago Lee Rhoads Please do not develop lands in or near the Grand Canyon.....keep it pristine and lovely for current and future generations to enjoy. Thank you.
57593 5.2 years ago Mi-Jin Kim
57592 5.2 years ago Brenda Labenz
57591 5.2 years ago Jim Labenz We do not urge you, we DEMAND you reject any request for a permit any development at the Grand Canyon!
57590 5.2 years ago Jim Labenz We do not urge you, we DEMAND you reject any request for a permit any development at the Grand Canyon!
57589 5.2 years ago Beatrice Birch
57588 5.2 years ago Marla de Vries
57587 5.2 years ago Michael Pigott
57586 5.2 years ago Sylwia Zielinska
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