The most iconic and spectacular landscapes in the San Juan Mountains deserve protection. This bill would expand wilderness designations and safeguard beloved high country destinations, like Ice Lake Basin, from future mining. Photo: Jack Brauer
West Slope Voters Overwhelmingly Support the CORE Act!
A 2019 survey of Colorado voters on the Western Slope found overwhelming support for the Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy (CORE) Act, of which the San Juan Mountain Wilderness Act is now a part. In addition, voters from both parties support additional Wilderness designations and keeping public lands in Wilderness Study Areas.
Photo: Ice Lakes by Jack Brauer