Forever Project Funds Bighorn Sheep Operation

SPRINGDALE — Bighorn sheep populations are thriving in Southern Utah, and initiatives to maintain healthy herds are underway by wildlife advocates. In November, 17 bighorn sheep were captured and GPS-collared in Zion National Park to monitor population density. The effort, performed collectively by the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, Zion National Park, the Zion Forever … Continued

ZFP Field Response to Entrance Fee Increase Proposal

13 November, 2017 Dear Friends of Zion National Park, The Department of the Interior has released a proposal to more than double park entrance fees at seventeen of the most heavily visited parks in the country, including Zion National Park. The Zion National Park Forever Project believes it may be prudent to consider some level … Continued

2017 Plein Air Art Invitational Photos

The 2017 Zion Plein Air Art Invitational was a huge success, allowing the Forever Project to make a very significant contribution to fund youth and education programs in Zion National Park. Thank you to all of the artists, volunteers, patrons, guests, employees, mother nature, and everyone else who played a role in making it such … Continued

Zions Bank Dedicates Gallery to Zion National Park

Zion Forever Project and Ten Featured Artists Honored to Be Invited Guests at 20th Anniversary Zions Bank Art Show SPRINGDALE, Utah, Oct 24, 2017 – Zion Natl Park Forever Project, the official nonprofit partner of Zion National Park is honored to be invited as a featured partner at the 20th Anniversary Zions Bank Art Show. … Continued

2017 Studio Art Show & Sale

Now Available for Purchase The paintings below are by 24 of the top landscape painters in the country. These artists have been invited to participate in the 2017 Zion National Park Plein Air Invitational during the week of November 6-12. As a preliminary feature of this event, each artist submitted two studio paintings of national … Continued

Notes From the Field

Momentum and Support Continues to Build Organizations and park enthusiasts band together in taking ownership as stewards of Utah’s crown jewel – Zion National Park SPRINGDALE, Utah, Sept 29, 2017 – After a successful spring launch of Zion Forever Project, the official nonprofit partner of Zion National Park is pleased to announce immediate progress has … Continued

2017 Plein Air Invitational Schedule

The Zion National Park Plein Air Art Invitational celebrates the role art has played in the creation and history of the park by hosting 24 of the finest landscape artists. During the first full week of November, park visitors have many unique opportunities to watch and interact with great artists at work and attend daily … Continued

Welcome to the Zion Circle

Zion Natural History Association, its component Zion Canyon Field Institute, and Zion National Park Foundation, are now combined under one name: Zion Natl Park Forever Project. Our new identity and this fresh initiative were rolled out in a special launch event in Springdale, Utah, in May, followed by two subsequent events in St. George, Utah, … Continued

Making a Difference for Zion

NOTE: This message was delivered by Lyman Hafen, Executive Director of the Zion Natl Park Forever Project, at launch events held in Springdale, St. George and Salt Lake City, Utah in May & June of 2017. By Lyman Hafen Most weekday mornings I routinely leave my house in Santa Clara, Utah, and set off into … Continued

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