Friends of Nevada Wilderness

 Organization

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Geneva Douglas Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 93-35
Abstract

The Geneva Douglas papers are largely composed of materials related to her participation in Soroptimist International. Smaller portions of the collection come from her professional work at the U.S. Public Health Service, the Environmental Protection Agency, and the Nevada Nuclear Waste Study Group. Other volunteer organizations activities are also present, including Douglas’s role as chairperson of the Governor's Advisory Committee on Volunteerism. Material between 1945-1993.

Dates: 1945-1993; Majority of material found within 1978-1990

Friends of Nevada Wilderness Records

 Collection
Identifier: 94-50
Abstract

Friends of Nevada Wilderness is dedicated to preserving all qualified Nevada public lands as wilderness, protecting all present and potential wilderness from ongoing threats, educating the public about the values of and need for wilderness, and improving the management and restoration of wild lands. The collection includes bylaws, correspondence, membership lists, budgets, newsletters, speeches, newspaper clippings, and material from anti-wilderness groups.

Dates: 1985-1993

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Subject
Environmental monitoring -- Nevada 1
Nature conservation -- Government policy -- Nevada 1
Nevada Test Site (Nev.) 1
Public lands -- Nevada 1
Radioactive waste sites -- Nevada -- Yucca Mountain 1