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 31228 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
31228 2 months ago Sally Cook Palm Coast, FL
31227 4 months ago Jeanne Sprague Rockford, OH
31226 5 months ago Anonymous Irmo, SC
31225 5 months ago Michael Barrett Irmo, SC Stop all plans to mine near the canyon.
31224 5 months ago Jeanne Sprague Rockford, OH
31223 6 months ago Zach Luschen Roy, WA
31222 8 months ago Anonymous Prescott, AZ
31221 9 months ago roxy harrington holmen, WI
31220 10 months 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 10 months ago Jami Gotcher Detroit , MI
31218 10 months 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 10 months 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 10 months ago P. Souza bennington, VT
31215 10 months ago Anonymous Wentworth , NC Stop, end this craziness now.You are destroying our lands and our wild animals.
31214 10 months 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...
31213 10 months ago Bonnie Peyser dillsburg, PA
31212 10 months ago Anonymous Rotterdam, ot
31211 10 months ago Carrie Mlinarcik San Antonio, TX
31210 11 months ago Anonymous Arlington , TX
31209 12 months ago Melissa Pawless Gainesville , TX I strongly oppose this. It makes me very furious. I love the Grand Canyon.
31208 1 year ago Peter Wolf Sebastopol, CA
31207 1 year ago Paul Stills Santa Monica, CA
31206 1 year ago Connie Jean Santa Monica, CA
31205 1 year ago Zack Stills Santa Monica, CA
31204 1 year ago Rebecca Holzer Silver Spring, MD
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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