Infographic: How the government shutdown is impacting wildlands

We are just days into the government shutdown and communities across the nation are already starting to feel burn of shuttered national parks, public lands and federal agencies.

The shutdown of America's national parks, monuments and refuges continues to threaten animal welfare functions, local communities, state economies and revenue-generating outdoor recreation opportunities.

Here's a small snapshot of what it all means for America's wildlands and wildlife and the people who work to protect them:


Infographic: The Wilderness Society

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