One of the largest intact roadless areas in the country that lacks permanent protection, Boulder-White Clouds is important to sportsmen, hikers and nature-lovers of past, present and future.
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- Friday, July 31, 2015
“The Wilderness Society applauds the actions by Senators Martin Heinrich and Tom Udall to introduce and guide the Cerros del Norte Conservation Act forward,“ said Michael Casaus, New Mexico Director with The Wilderness Society in Albuquerque. “Designating these two unique areas contained within the Río Grande del Norte National Monument as official wilderness ensures these wild and diverse landscapes that are so important to local communities receive the government’s highest level of protection.”
- Thursday, July 30, 2015
This bill protects a wild area of Idaho called Boulder-White Clouds. The House of Representatives passed an identical bill so all that’s left to enact the legislation into law is President Obama’s signature.
- Monday, July 27, 2015
The Wilderness Society released the following statement regarding passage of Rep. Mike Simpson’s bill to protect the Boulder-White Cloud mountains out of the U.S. House of Representatives: