Tread Lightly! Press Releases
Tread Lightly’s! Board of Directors Announces Management Reorganization
Posted on Friday, February 3rd, 2017
Tread Lightly’s! Board of Directors Announces Management Reorganization Casey Snider Appointed Interim Executive Director CENTERVILLE, Utah (February 1, 2017)—Tread Lightly!, the premier non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and encouraging stewardship of America’s lands and waterways, announced a leadership reorganization under which the Board of Directors has appointed Casey Snider as interim Executive Director, effective immediately. […]
Tread Lightly! Completes 25 Partner-Funded Restoration for Recreation Projects across Nation
Posted on Tuesday, August 16th, 2016
SALT LAKE CITY, August 16, 2016 – To celebrate its 25th anniversary, Tread Lightly! awarded funding to complete 25 Restoration for Recreation projects throughout the United States. These projects were completed thanks to more than 1,400 volunteers that lent a helping hand and funding from Yamaha’s Outdoor Access Initiative, Federal Premium Ammunition, Bushnell and the […]
Tread Lightly! & Partners’ Complete Third Moab Restoration Project During Easter Jeep Safari
Posted on Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016
MOAB (March 23, 2016)–In an effort to proactively protect access for the four-wheel drive community, Tread Lightly! along with Discount Tire, Quadratec and Falken Tire partnered with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Moab Field Office to conduct a Restoration for Recreation™ project on the world class Hell’s Revenge trail. This project was also supported […]
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.