The Grand Canyon Must Not Be Exploited by Mega-Developers

A Reblog of an email. Seems like digging for something to blog about, doesn’t it? That’s not the case. This is an issue that I hadn’t heard about. I’m a bit peeved that it isn’t being trumpeted more loudly. The Grand Canyon is a resource that belongs to mankind. Let’s keep it that way. Sign this petition please. And Reblog this or share it on your Facebook timeline. Get the word out!

JoAnn Chateau

Found this from SierraRise in my email. The Grand Canyon National Park is a treasure for all Americans and visitors from afar. It must not be exploited or endangered. If you agree, please sign the petition.

SierraRise -- Why stand apart, when we can rise together?
A massive development is being planned less than a mile from Grand Canyon National Park.Grand CanyonTell the Forest Service to deny the road and utility permits before Tuesday’s deadline!
Take action today!

The town of Tusayan, Arizona sits a mile from the Grand Canyon’s South Rim entrance. Even though the small town only has a population of 576, it struggles to find enough water due to its arid location and Arizona’s ongoing drought.

Yet Stilo Development Group USA feels that this is the perfect location to build 2,000 homes and 3 million square feet of commercial space.

There will be timeshares, condos, hotels, a spa, and a dude ranch.[1] When it’s all said and done, this…

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