A California condor chick has hatched in the upper reaches of Utah's Zion National Park. The chick was spotted on June 25 at the edge of its nest about 1,000 feet above the canyon.
Just as you rely on wild places to rejuvenate and restore you, those places rely on you to keep them in good condition.
The BLM has proposed removing domestic sheep from Idaho’s Salmon River watershed in order to prevent them from transmitting diseases to bighorns--a threat that has ravaged popul
Two bills marked up by the House Natural Resources Committee on July 30 would protect land in Nevada’s Pine Grove Hills and Pine Forest Range and near Washington’s Alpine Lakes Wilderness
Details on the bills:
The legislation, H.R.4901, would help complete and preserve federally-protected areas by easing the process of swapping state-controlled areas within national parks and wilderness areas.
The youngest of nine children, Zahniser was witness to the act that would set our nation’s highest standard for public lands protection. She typed the first handwritten draft of the Wilderness Act in early 1956.
One of the most beloved activities in wild lands is hiking.
President Obama has vowed to urge Congress to designate new wilderness in the Refuge. Encourage him to keep fighting for this threatened land.