September 19, 2014

Growing a Greener GOP From the Ground Up

New Year’s Resolutions

Have you made a resolution to get outdoors more in 2013? Have you resolved to step up your activity with local or national conservation issues? Let us know by leaving a comment below! We appreciate learning about our members’ ideas and interests. (Oh, one good resolution would be to share ConservAmerica’s website with your friends!) […]

Conservative Quote of the Week–President Richard Nixon

“As we work to expand our supplies of energy, we should also recognize that we must balance those efforts with our concern to preserve our environment. In the past, as we have sought new energy sources, we have too often damaged or despoiled our land.” President Richard M. Nixon, State of the Union Message on […]

President Reagan’s 1981 Christmas Address

President and Mrs. Reagan decorate the family tree in the White House.

President Reagan's 1981 Christmas Address

Roosevelt’s Christmas Tree Ban vetoed by his own children!

President Theodore Roosevelt, an avowed conservationist forbid Christmas trees at the White House as a small and symbolic nod to sustainability of U.S. forests. However, his children surprised the president by hiding a tree in a sewing room closet. December 1903. From the White House Historical Association

Conservative Quote of the Week: Calvin Coolidge

“Christmas is not a time or a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real Christmas spirit.” Calvin Coolidge

Get the Family Outside over the Holidays

Our American Eagle Compact partner, the National Audubon Society, conducts an annual Christmas Bird Count now through January 5. Need to get the kids away from the Xbox? Or get grandpa and his fickle digestive system out of the family room for a few hours? Why not round up the whole family for this wholesome […]

Our National Parks Greeting Card Arrived Today!

Video Greeting Card from OUR National Parks!

Conservative Quote of the Week–President Richard Nixon

President and Mrs. Nixon on the beach at San Clemente. From the Nixon Library collection.

“The destiny of our land, the air we breathe, the water we drink is not in the mystical hands of an uncontrollable agent, it is in our hands. A future which brings the balancing of our resources–preserving quality with quantity–is a future limited only by the boundaries of our will to get the job done.” […]

Louis Bacon Conserves 90,000 Colorado Acres

Louis Bacon, one of America’s most successful financial industry executives, today announced completion of the conservation of his Blanca Ranch in Colorado’s San Luis Valley. ConservAmerica commends Mr. Bacon for his foresight and conservation ethic. We thank him for this amazing gift to all Americans. Following is the press release from the U.S. Fish and […]