Tread Lightly! Press Releases
Tread Lightly! Announces 25 Partner-Funded Stewardship Projects Across Nation
Posted on Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016
SALT LAKE CITY, February 2, 2016 – In one of the most ambitious Restoration for Recreation™ initiatives in its history, Tread Lightly! has awarded funding for 25 stewardship projects throughout the country. The projects will capstone the celebration of Tread Lightly!’s 25 year anniversary. Funding was made possible through a partnership with the Yamaha Outdoor Access Initiative, Federal Premium Ammunition, Bushnell and the Dallas Safari Club.
Tread Lightly! Brings Together Outdoor Recreationists and Leaders to Champion ‘Respected Access in Arizona’ Campaign and Kick off Online Fundraiser
Posted on Thursday, November 19th, 2015
PHOENIX, Arizona – November 10, 2015 — The national nonprofit Tread Lightly!, with the help of its partner Arizona Game and Fish Department, hosted an event last Saturday in Phoenix to bring together outdoor recreationists, industry leaders, local stakeholders and representatives from both federal and state agencies responsible for managing Arizona’s public lands. The purpose of the gathering was to help fundraise for and champion the Respected Access in Arizona campaign. The event also launched an online auction to offer big-ticket items, now live, with bidding closing on December 12.
4 Wheel Parts to Offer Customers Option to Donate to Tread Lightly! at Checkout
Posted on Wednesday, November 4th, 2015
LAS VEGAS, Nevada – November 3, 2015 – 4 Wheel Parts, the nation’s largest retail chain of four wheel parts and truck accessories announced a new charitable fundraising initiative to help keep America’s great outdoors open to the public. The new campaign will officially launch on Monday, November 9th and every 4 Wheel Parts’ store across the country will begin offering its customers the option of rounding up to the next dollar at checkout.
Tread Lightly! Appoints New Leaders and Elects New Leadership to Board of Directors
Posted on Wednesday, October 21st, 2015
Salt Lake City, Utah–October 20, 2015– Tread Lightly! appointed a new member to its increasingly diverse board of directors and elected its executive committee at an annual meeting recently held in Washington, DC.
Tread Lightly! Honors Champions & Partners at 25th Anniversary Celebration
Posted on Wednesday, October 21st, 2015
The national nonprofit Tread Lightly! recognized a selection of individuals, corporations and organizations who have made significant contributions to helping the organization protect and enhance outdoor recreation access through education and stewardship over the last 25 years.
Tread Lightly! Announces Major New Restoration for Recreation Initiative at 25th Anniversary Celebration
Posted on Thursday, October 8th, 2015
Washington, DC – October 8, 2015 – Tread Lightly!, the leading national nonprofit promoting responsible outdoor recreation, announced a major new initiative funding 25 Restoration for Recreation projects last night during a 25th anniversary celebration in Washington, D.C. Tread Lightly! board members, staff, partners and friends gathered for the special event in the beautiful Gold Room in the Rayburn Office Building on Capitol Hill.
Federal and Colorado State Agencies Join Tread Lightly! and Noble Energy Celebrating Restoration Projects on Pawnee National Grassland
Posted on Tuesday, September 29th, 2015
Greeley, Colo. – September 29, 2015 – Tread Lightly!, Noble Energy, Inc. and the U.S. Forest Service yesterday celebrated the completion of three priority Restoration for Recreation projects implemented this year on the Pawnee National Grassland, near the community of Greeley, Colorado. The final project was held at the Baker Draw Designated Shooting Area, where volunteers cleaned and improved the popular public space with new permanent shade structures.
Tread Lightly!, Noble Energy and U.S. Forest Service Complete Second of Three Restoration for Recreation Projects on Pawnee National Grasslands
Posted on Sunday, August 23rd, 2015
Tread Lightly!, Noble Energy and U.S. Forest Service Complete Second of Three Restoration for Recreation Projects on Pawnee National Grasslands Critical Raptor Nesting Habitat Restored by Volunteers Greeley, Colo. – August 24, 2015 – The ongoing partnership between Tread Lightly! and Noble Energy, Inc. continues to support multiple-use access, sustainability, education and stewardship of America’s […]
‘RIDE ON Designated Routes Wyoming’ Campaign Gears up for Summer Season
Posted on Wednesday, June 17th, 2015
Multi-partner effort encourages responsible motorized recreation CODY- With the advent of summer and the high season for outdoor recreation in Wyoming, a coalition of partners is unveiling a new video series which is part of an education, outreach and engagement initiative promoting responsible motorized recreation on public and private lands in Wyoming. This initiative, RIDE […]
‘Respected Access is Open Access in Arizona’ Outdoor Ethics Campaign Gains Traction
Posted on Wednesday, May 27th, 2015
Multi-partner effort involves hundreds in stewardship activities across the area FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 2, 2015 Media Contact: Dianne Olson 801-627-0077 ext 13 firstname.lastname@example.org PHOENIX- Thanks to a coalition of partners and hundreds of volunteers, nearly 100 tons of trash have been picked up from desert landscapes around Phoenix during the last eight […]