National Public Lands Day 2017
Sep11

National Public Lands Day 2017

Join FCM and BLM to support public lands! When: September 30th, 9:00am  Where: Montezuma Canyon Join FCM and BLM for a day of service! We will be working on two projects for NPLD 2017. Some volunteers will install buck and rail fencing at two nearby archeological sites in Montezuma Canyon to protect against ongoing and potential cattle damage. Other volunteers will work to remove the existing chain link fence and haul it away. We will...

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Looking for long term volunteers
Aug01

Looking for long term volunteers

Are you looking for a way to get involved in protecting the public lands of southern Utah? Do you have a month (or more!) to volunteer? Do you love hiking and talking with visitors? Friends of Cedar Mesa is seeking long-term volunteers who would like to help protect and steward Bears Ears National Monument and other public lands in San Juan County, UT. Volunteer work includes hiking to popular local archaeological sites along Comb...

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Stabilization of historic Shumway Cabin
May25

Stabilization of historic Shumway Cabin

Volunteers, archaeologists, family members, and the State of Utah School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SITLA) came together this past spring for a remarkable restoration project of the Shumway Cabin in Recapture Wash. Over the past few months, the early 1900s historic cabin was stabilized in hopes that it will be around for another 100 years for the enjoyment of visitors and descendants of its original inhabitants. The...

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Cedar Mesa Great House Service Project
Apr20

Cedar Mesa Great House Service Project

Service project to protect Cedar Mesa Great House Part of Utah Archaeology Month – Friday, May 5th, 2017  Join Friends of Cedar Mesa and the BLM to help protect an ancient Puebloan great house on Cedar Mesa that is being damaged by cattle and off-road vehicles. We will be doing the final of three buck & rail fence installations on Friday, May 5th in honor of Utah Archaeology Month. This is a physically demanding project...

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2016 Volunteer & Donor Appreciation BBQ
Nov01

2016 Volunteer & Donor Appreciation BBQ

Volunteer & Donor Appreciation BBQ November 12, 2016 at 5:00 pm – Bluff, UT   Please RSVP on the form below for the event.

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Comb Ridge Sale Update & Action Alert
Aug22

Comb Ridge Sale Update & Action Alert

Friends of Cedar Mesa has been working to find a collaborative, win-win solution that would permanently preserve public access to a key square mile of the Comb Ridge near Bluff. This parcel of state trust land has been nominated by the Hole-in-the-Rock Foundation (HIRF) for inclusion in a Utah State Institutional Trust Lands Administration (SITLA) auction scheduled for October. FCM approached both SITLA and HIRF with an offer to help...

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