Congresswoman Titus Joins Nevada Elected Officials and Clean Energy Advocates Say It’s Time to Address Extreme Weather and Invest in Clean Energy to Protect Las Vegas’ Economy

(LAS VEGAS) – Today, U.S. Congresswoman Dina Titus (NV-01), Nevada Senate Majority Leader Nicole Cannizzaro, and Nevada Assemblyman Howard Watts joined clean energy advocates from across Nevada for a press conference calling on Congress to address the increasingly frequent and severe extreme weather events plaguing Nevada by supporting the ambitious climate and clean energy investments included […]

Senator Cortez Masto Calls for Investing In Green Schools & Clean Commutes in Congress During Conversation with Nevada Parents, Environmental Advocates

NEVADA — With Congress about to make the largest investment in infrastructure we’ve seen in decades, and as the national budget comes together in the Build Back Better Act, Senator Cortez Masto discussed her efforts in Congress to increase funding for school districts to improve energy efficiency measures and transition to clean, electric school buses during […]

Community Art Activation in Reno Sends Strong Message on Climate Action Nevada Conservation League launches community art activation highlighting the urgent need for climate action, justice, and clean energy jobs

RENO, NEVADA — On Friday, August 20, the Nevada Conservation League partnered with local artist Jenie Villanueva in a community art activation calling for strong climate action that means the demands of science and justice. The chalk piece placed in City Plaza park in Reno — one of the fastest-warming cities in the country — […]

Nevada Advocacy and Community Organizations Call on Congressional Delegation to Support Bipartisan Infrastructure Package and Budget Reconciliation in Response to Climate Crisis

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – In a letter led by the Nevada Conservation League, local advocacy and community organizations called on the Nevada congressional delegation to support the Bipartisan Infrastructure Package and the budget reconciliation bill in response to the growing climate crisis. In addition to the letter, the Nevada Conservation League has organized a petition […]

Conservation and Sporting Groups Applaud Gov. Sisolak Executive Order Directing Agencies to Collaborate in Restoring Sagebrush Habitat and Conserving Migration Corridors

*Link to Executive Order* CARSON CITY – Today, Governor Steve Sisolak signed an Executive Order (EO) directing his administration, under the leadership of Director Tony Wasley of the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW), Director Bradley Crowell of the Nevada Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) and Director Kristina Swallow of the Nevada Department of […]

Nevada Conservation League Responds to DOI Announcement on Drilling on Public Lands and Waters, Highlights Nevada Senators’ Leadership on Oil and Gas Reform

LAS VEGAS — On Monday, August 16, the U.S. Department of Interior announced it has challenged a ruling from early June that temporarily blocked the suspension of new oil and gas leases on federal land and water and in the interim will continue with onshore and offshore drilling on public lands.  The Biden administration’s directive […]

Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill Aims to Boost Clean Energy Economy and Create Jobs for Nevadans

Congressman Horsford joined local environmental, justice, and union leaders to highlight bold investments that put Nevadans back to work in good-paying union jobs that help reach critical climate goals LAS VEGAS — Today, Congressman Horsford (NV-4) joined local leaders from Nevada Conservation League, Chispa Nevada, Climate Action NV, For Our Future, Native Voters Alliance Nevada, […]