On this date in 1906, President Theodore Roosevelt signed the Antiquities Act. Since then, 17 Presidents of both parties have used this important law to safeguard America’s shared historical, cultural, and natural heritage. SHARE to celebrate our #MonumentsForAll!
If there’s a word to sum up 2018, I’d say it’s “defense.” Attacks on America’s National Monuments and other publicly-owned lands were unrelenting and we were singularly focused on protecting these treasures from irreparable harm.
The Friends Grassroots Network - a powerful and diverse group of local organizations - are laser-focused on making sure America's most important and iconic lands remain protected for the benefit of ALL Americans and future generations. Interviews from the 2018 Friends Rendezvous.