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Next Membership Meeting October 24

Next Membership Meeting October 24

Our next Protectors of Tule Springs membership meeting will be held on Wednesday, October 24, 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...

Vote for Protectors and Help Build a New Park!

Vote for Protectors and Help Build a New Park!

Last week, Governor Brian Sandoval led the groundbreaking for Ice Age Fossils State Park, a 300-acre state park unit surrounded by Tule Springs Fossil Beds National Monument. This new state park is a major step forward for Protectors' dream of connecting Clark County...

Fall Hikes Announced!

Fall Hikes Announced!

The Protectors are excited to announce a series of fall hikes.  Act now, because each hike is available only to the first 25 people that sign up. We hope you can enjoy us for these informative and fun events! Saturday, September 22        7am and 8am Tufa Trail...

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Please join the Protectors at these fun and informational events. Volunteer opportunities are indicated. October 13th, 9am-3pm National Fossil Day Art Contest Awards at Las Vegas Natural History Museum If you can help, please email Stann@protectorsoftulesprings.org...

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...

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