The benefits of wilderness and other public lands for modern-day flora and fauna are well-known, but conservation of wild places helps preserve traces of bygone life too,
Three years ago, the Bureau of Land Management designated low-conflict areas for solar energy development on public lands in the Southwest through its Western Solar Plan.
Ever since President Theodore Roosevelt created Florida’s Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge in memorable fashion, national wildlife refuges have been an important tool in the fight against habit
Autumn's sunny days and cool nights means nature is in rare form. A rainbow of metamorphosing trees awaits you!
Though some of us grapple with a fear of the dark in our formative years, many Americans don’t truly know the meaning of the term.
Despite months of hard work by The Wilderness Society, our members and congressional leaders on both sides of the aisle, the Land and Water Conservation Fund officially lapsed on Sept.
On Sept. 30, the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) will expire—the shameful end of a popular, effective conservation program thanks to congressional dysfunction and radical ideology.
Image: Shell's Polar Pioneer drill rig by Background Campaign, Jeff Dunnicliff
National Public Lands Day is a chance to celebrate our national parks and monuments, national wildlife refuges and all of the other cherished public places that belong to all Americans.
Today, the U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management released their final conservation plans for the vast sagebrush habitat in the American West, a rugged but fragile ecosystem home to some 350 wildlife species.
Chronic under-funding has left our nation's trail system in poor shape. Support a bill that would change that.