Friday, September 18, 2015 | By Michael Reinemer | Comments Off on Managed Fire Has a Role in Reducing Wildfire Severity in the U.S.
A paper published in the September 18 issue of Science Magazine calls for greater public support of managed wildfires as an important and cost-effective but r
Friday, September 18, 2015 | By Mason Cummings | Comments Off on Will Pope Francis’ visit spark a ‘moral imperative’ for conservation?
The pope is expected to focus on climate during his first papal visit to the United States. On Sept. 24, Pope Francis will be the first pope ever to address the U.S. Congress.
Friday, September 18, 2015 | By Anastasia Greene | Comments Off on Wilderness Society Submits Comments on DOI Coal Reform
Friday, September 18, 2015
Over the last two months, the Department of Interior has engaged in what Secretary Sally Jewell described in March as “an honest and open conversation about modernizing the federal government
Monday, September 14, 2015 | By Laura Bailey | Comments Off on Need hiking inspiration? Check out A Walk in the Woods
Travel writer Bill Bryson (Robert Redford) takes a long-lost old friend (Nick Nolte) for a hike along the Appalachian Trail.
Friday, September 11, 2015 | By Max Greenberg | Comments Off on President Obama could protect treasures in the California Desert
Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) recently asked President Obama to protect Mojave Trails, Sand to Snow and the Castle Mountains as national monuments in the California Desert, using presidential powers under the Antiquities Act.
Thursday, September 10, 2015 | By Anastasia Greene | Comments Off on New Mexico Attorney General’s Letter to Sally Jewell
New Mexico Attorney General's Letter to Sally Jewell
Thursday, September 10, 2015 | By Anastasia Greene | Comments Off on New Mexico Attorney General calls on BLM to Issue Venting and Flaring Rule
Thursday, September 10, 2015
In a letter to the Secretary of the Interior, Balderas calls for prompt completion of a Bureau of Land Management rule to reduce waste of natural gas and methane emissions from production on federal lands.
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 | By Max Greenberg | Comments Off on Ocean ecosystems off New England may be next for protection
Tuesday, September 8, 2015 | By Tim Woody | Comments Off on Federal judge rules to protect Izembek wilderness
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Tuesday, September 1, 2015 | By Anastasia Greene | Comments Off on Statement from The Wilderness Society on President’s Initiative to Get More Youth Outdoors
The Wilderness Society applauds the Administration’s launch today of its Every Kid in a Park initiative to get more youth playing and learning outdoors and releases the following statement: