Help Protect Greater Yellowstone

We need your help to ensure our land protection campaigns for Greater Yellowstone are firing on all cylinders.

There’s only one way to protect the Greater Yellowstone. It’s by working alongside local communities of small business owners, sportsmen and citizens. It’s challenging work and we could use your help. 

If you love this iconic American wildland and want to work to protect it, please:

Become a member

When you donate $35 or more, you become a member of The Wilderness Society and join our network of supporters dedicated to protecting Greater Yellowstone and other wild places.

Make a donation

Even a small donation can help us continue our work to protect Greater Yellowstone.

Stay connected

Join our growing online community of people working to protect our cherished wild places.

Take action

Many issues that affect one wildland also affect other wild places across the country. Learn about current issues and lend your voice to important causes.

  • This data map is an update to the Open for Business leasing statistics. It shows BLM acreage open to leasing around the West. 

  • The Handbook prescribes a sequence of steps by which mineral occurrence potential or development potential is applied to make oil and gas lease stipulation planning and allocation decisions. In essence, under the Handbook, development potential is used to predict the location and intensity of oil and gas development assuming that existing management prescriptions will remain in place. Then, alternatives to existing management are formulated in order to mitigate the impacts and resolve the conflicts that would likely arise from continuing with existing management. 

  • The Federal Coal Program, Then and Now (CO)