Trump vs. Grand Canyon. Which side are you on?

Trump may do something far worse to the Grand Canyon than build a Trump Tower in it.

According to The Guardian, powerful mining interests and allied officials in Arizona and Utah are urging a receptive Trump administration to lift the Obama-era ban on mining uranium in the area around the Grand Canyon -- a serious threat to the groundwater and anyone who drinks it.

Please sign this petition to Trump and Congress:

Leave the ban on uranium mining in place in the areas around the Grand Canyon, and protect them by designating them a national monument.


1-25 of 31238 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
31238 3 months ago Constance Reisman SAINT PETERSBURG, FL Trump and the GOP, for monetary means, are bent on destroying our Beautiful lands!!!
31237 3 months ago Donna Laizure Spartanburg, SC Do not destroy our Country's National pride and joy. I have always supported you but if you don't stop with this you are going to lose voters
31236 4 months ago Nancy Gauquier Santa Cruz, CA
31235 5 months ago Bonnie Radke New Smyrna Beach, FL Enough is enough. The Grand Canyon is a National Monument and should be a Natural Wonder. We cannot allow industry to destroy it. The Grand Canyon is one of the most remarkable natural wonders in...
31234 6 months ago Robert Harden Athens, GA This is messed up. First of all it would ruin the priceless, infinite beauty of this national landmark but it would also put Americans at risk for contaminated groundwater. Might I add water securit...
31233 6 months ago Susan Goble Bloomington, IL
31232 7 months ago Anonymous Albuquerque, NM I am Navajo and Pueblo Native American the Grand Canyon has been home to the Hopi Pueblos they live near Keams Canyon as well. Please consider the way of life of my ancestors. Trump needs to drill s...
31231 7 months ago Christopher Dunham Feasterville, PA
31230 8 months ago Michelle Simmons Litle Canada, MN
31229 8 months ago Michelle Simmons Litle Canada, MN
31228 10 months ago Sally Cook Palm Coast, FL
31227 12 months ago Jeanne Sprague Rockford, OH
31226 1 year ago Anonymous Irmo, SC
31225 1 year ago Michael Barrett Irmo, SC Stop all plans to mine near the canyon.
31224 1 year ago Jeanne Sprague Rockford, OH
31223 1 year ago Zach Luschen Roy, WA
31222 1 year ago Anonymous Prescott, AZ
31221 1 year ago roxy harrington holmen, WI
31220 1 year ago Melissa Warfield Farmington, MN Please do not LIFT the Obama-era ban on mining uranium around the Grand Canyon. This would be DEVASTATING for all life around the Grand Canyon. Please do not open up a mining area - it would be a TH...
31219 1 year ago Jami Gotcher Detroit , MI
31218 1 year ago Deborah Peterson Peyton , CO Please stop destroying our land, even to you a Mr. President
Gladly signed you’d already done enough damage. Thanks for nothing but your big fat lies.
31217 1 year ago Edelmira Smithwick Corpus Christi, TX Leave the ban on uranium mining in place in the areas around the Grand Canyon, and protect them by designating them a national monument.
31216 1 year ago P. Souza bennington, VT
31215 1 year ago Anonymous Wentworth , NC Stop, end this craziness now.You are destroying our lands and our wild animals.
31214 1 year ago Gynette Cathey Elsberry, MO Our national treasures are not for sale. It took thousands of years to create we the people refuse to allow it to be destroyed. Stop these attacks on the ESA and our national parks and public land...
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Background:
> The Guardian: Grand Canyon at risk as Arizona officials ask Trump to end uranium mining ban
> Common Dreams: Grand Canyon Pillagers Hope to Harness Trump's Disdain for Natural World
> Grand Canyon Trust: Grand Canyon Uranium Decisions Loom Large in 2017