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 31241 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
31241 1 month ago Janet MacDonald Stoneham, MA Is nothing sacred any more? Our national parks, our ecosystem, our planet - nothing matters any more except the almighty dollar? Is this the legacy you want to leave to your children and grandchild...
31240 1 month ago Catherine Rosenberger Evanston , IL
31239 1 month ago Anonymous Angleton, TX Stop this idiot of a President
31238 8 months ago Constance Reisman SAINT PETERSBURG, FL Trump and the GOP, for monetary means, are bent on destroying our Beautiful lands!!!
31237 8 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 9 months ago Nancy Gauquier Santa Cruz, CA
31235 10 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 10 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 10 months ago Susan Goble Bloomington, IL
31232 12 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 12 months ago Christopher Dunham Feasterville, PA
31230 1 year ago Michelle Simmons Litle Canada, MN
31229 1 year ago Michelle Simmons Litle Canada, MN
31228 1 year ago Sally Cook Palm Coast, FL
31227 1 year 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.
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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