Passed in 1906, the Antiquities Act authorized all future presidents to protect historic landmarks or objects of “scientific interest”
From Alaska’s Denali National Park to South Dakota’s Jewel Cave National Monument to Oregon’s Mount Hood National Forest, wild lands across the continent are hosting
Today the Environmental Protection Agency proposed a rule that aims to cut carbon dioxide emissions from existing coal plants by as much as 30 percent by 2030.
If you haven't encountered much of America's wilderness system, you should know that it contains some of the most amazing pristine terrain in all of the nation.
The bipartisan bill to designate more than 32,500 acres of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore as wilderness passed the House of Representatives in March 2014, conferring the highest possible level of public land protection on an area known as “
This particular photo was taken on a trip in 1931.
As part of our North Cascades Initiative, The Wilderness Society has developed a series of maps to help people explore and experience a variety of rewarding hikes and sights in the North Cascades.
Kids don’t spend as much time outside as they used to, to the detriment of their health, happiness and overall connection with nature. Now, Rep. Ron Kind (D-WI) and Sen.
According to new analysis by the Union of Concerned Scientists, notable historic, cultural and natural sites around the country could be damaged or d
Chronic under-funding has left our nation's trail system in poor shape. Support a bill that would change that.