Personal Testimony

Introduce Yourself! The BLM wants to learn how you, your family, and your community will be affected by the proposed Northern Corridor Highway (whether you live here or not!). Take 10 minutes to write a paragraph or two that answers some of the following questions: *Short on time? Just answer the first 3 questions in…

Scoping is the First Step in the NEPA Process

Conserve Southwest Utah invites you to take part in the National Environmental Policy Act process (NEPA) for the proposed Northern Corridor Highway and Zone 6 mitigation. When an entity (Utah Department of Transportation) applies to an agency (BLM and USFWS) to build a project (the Northern Corridor Highway) on federally-owned lands (the Red Cliffs National…

Celebrate Latino Conservation Week 2019!

Join Conserve Southwest Utah in Celebrating Latino Conservation Week for the first time ever in St. George, Utah, July 13 – 21!  All events will take place in or near the spectacular Red Cliffs National Conservation Area, part of America’s treasured system of National Conservation Lands that belong to all of us. All activities are…

Northern Corridor/Washington Parkway Highway

  Meeting our transportation needs without the Northern Corridor Highway CSU at the Dixie Transportation Expo Conserve Southwest Utah shared grassroots transportation alternatives with hundreds of Washington County residents at the Dixie Transportation Expo   Over 600 people attended the Dixie Transportation Expo on February 12th to learn about the future of transportation in Washington…

Help Wanted! Northern Corridor Highway Draft EIS

Help Wanted! The Bureau of Land Management released the Draft Environmental Impact Statement (draft EIS) for the Northern Corridor Highway on June 12, 2020.  The draft EIS and associated plans/documents weigh in at a whopping 1,174 pages! The public comment period ends on September 10, 2020. Conserve Southwest Utah is calling on all the observers,…

Mobilizing for the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)

  Mobilizing for the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) After Conserve Southwest Utah helped defeat legislative efforts in late 2018 that would have forced development of the Northern Corridor, Washington County began a complex process of attempting to “write” the highway into the renewal of the Habitat Conservation Plan. In 1996, the Washington County Habitat…