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Wild and Scenic inventory on the Upper Verde River. Photo by Laura Scheussler.

AWC Wilderness Proposals and Special Reports

Many of the below proposals and reports were compiled by Arizona Wilderness Coalition staff, with the help of volunteers and students, or by close partners of the Coalition, with AWC's assistance. They are meant to provide guidance and comprehensive information to the BLM and USFS for managing and protecting wilderness resources on Arizona's incredible array of public lands.

Note: The proposals below are presented in Adobe Acrobat, in PDF format. They are large files and may take a while to download.

Agua Caliente Solar Energy Zone: Due Diligence Report, 2012

Mohave County Proposed Renewable Energy Development Area: Due Diligence Report, 2012

Sonoran Desert Heritage Campaign Status Report: Support and Progress, 2012

Agua Fria National Monument Wilderness Proposal

Batamote Mountains Wilderness Proposal

Black Mountain Wilderness Proposal

Boulder Canyon-Cimarron Hills Wilderness Proposal, Coconino National Forest

Cuerda de Lena Wash Wilderness Proposal

"Thinking Like a Mountain": A Proposal to Expand Escudilla Wilderness

Fossil Creek Wild and Scenic River Proposal

Grand Canyon-Parashant and Vermilion Cliffs National Monuments Wilderness Proposals

Hackberry Wilderness Proposal, Coconino National Forest

Ironwood Forest National Monument Wilderness Proposal

Lake Havasu Field Office-BLM Wilderness Proposal

Sonoran Desert National Monument Wilderness Proposal

Map for Areas with Wilderness Characteristics in the Phoenix South and Sonoran Desert National Monument Planning Areas


Upper Verde Wild and Scenic River Proposal

Walker Mountain Wilderness Proposal, Coconino National Forest

Grand Canyon Wildlands Council Additions to Wet Beaver Creek Wilderness Area, contiguous with Walker Mountain IRA


Photos courtesy of the Arizona Wilderness Coalition Prescott Office




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