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The Protectors Board Welcomes Newest Member Dev Basudev

The Protectors Board Welcomes Newest Member Dev Basudev

The Protectors of Tule Springs’ newest Board member, Dev Basudev, was born and raised on the shores of Africa’s largest lake, Lake Victoria. He says, “Now I’m in a desert, go figure!” Dev spent the first 15 years of his life in Uganda and Kenya (countries in East...

Next Membership Meeting May 22, 2018

Next Membership Meeting May 22, 2018

6-7:30 p.m. Sun City Aliante Clubhouse 7390 Aliante Parkway North Las Vegas 89084 The meeting will include an update from National Park Service TUSK Superintendent Diane Keith and a special guest speaker, Paleontologist Eric Scott! He will be speaking on a newly...

Tufa Trail Hike Opportunity

Tufa Trail Hike Opportunity

Protectors Vice President Sandy Croteau and her team have created a brand new hike for 2018: the Tufa Trail hike. This path will follow some of the area where the first official trail in the Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument will be constructed later this...

Protectors Welcome New Board Member Brenda Bowman

Protectors Welcome New Board Member Brenda Bowman

At their regular Board meeting on Sunday, February 11, the Board of Directors of Protectors of Tule Springs voted to add an additional member to their executive team. Brenda Bowman will join the Board and will serve as Treasurer for the organization. Member Joel Casar...

Members Enjoyed Special Hike with U.S. Geological Survey Geologists

Members Enjoyed Special Hike with U.S. Geological Survey Geologists

On Sunday, February 18, 25 members of the Protectors of Tule Springs enjoyed a special members-only hike of Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument (TUSK) led by geologists Jeff Pigati and Kathleen Springer of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The group was given...

Local student art recognized to mark National Fossil Day

Local student art recognized to mark National Fossil Day

PROTECTORS OF TULE SPRINGS NEWS RELEASE  Oct. 9, 2017 Local student art recognized to mark National Fossil Day Celebration event held at Las Vegas Natural History Museum on Saturday, October 14, 2017 LAS VEGAS – The Las Vegas Natural History Museum, in partnership...

Tule Springs Celebrates New Website

Tule Springs Celebrates New Website

Protectors of Tule Springs would like to thank Dempsey Graphics, and the donors that made the work possible, for our beautiful new website. If you have suggestions or ideas for our website or quarterly newsletter, please feel free to contact us...

Anita Wood Joins Board of Directors

Anita Wood Joins Board of Directors

PROTECTORS OF TULE SPRINGS NEWS RELEASE  August 31, 2017 Former North Las Vegas City Councilwoman Anita Wood Joins Protectors of Tule Springs Board of Directors LAS VEGAS – The Protectors of Tule Springs, a nonprofit organization that supports...

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