Site Stewards

Volunteers dedicated to protecting and preserving cultural and paleontological resources from vandalism, theft, natural deterioration, and inadvertent activities.


The fossil-rich badlands of the Kaiparowits Plateau have yielded over twenty new species of dinosaur and we are at the epicenter

Escalante River Watershed Partnership

Partners joined a multi-jurisdictional effort to restore the Escalante Watershed and is a key partner in the project

Educational Programs

We help students, teachers, and people of all ages explore Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and the public lands and rural communities of southern Utah and northern Arizona in a scientifical and historical manner.

Native Plant Restoration

A joint venture with local schools and the Bureau of Land Management, this Partners’ project aims to restore native vegetation on sites in or near Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument

Digital Research Library

Bureau of Land Management, Partners, and hard-working volunteers such as Barbara Mossinghoff, collected more than 500 digital versions of scientific research papers, the public now has unrestricted access to

Southern Utah Oral History

Since 1998, historians have gathered nearly 300 interviews from longtime residents, documenting cultural ties to wild country in and around the Monument. In 2010, Partners helped add two dozen more histories available for public access