At The Wilderness Society, we are working to complete a system of protected wildlands in the United States and we need your help.
Your tax-deductible gift will help us continue this important land conservation work. With your gift, you are leaving behind a legacy of wilderness support and ensuring that American wildlands thrive for generations to come
You can support The Wilderness Society by leaving a gift through your will or estate plan.
Making a donation through payroll deduction is one of the easiest and cost-efficient ways to help protect wilderness.
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The Wilderness Society is committed to ensuring the long term protection of our public lands through the development and management of Endowment Funds. Each year, a percentage of the endowment’s interest is used to fund a designated program. By contributing to a Wilderness Society Endowment Fund you are investing in the future of America’s public lands.
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Stay current on legislation moving in Congress, issues affecting wilderness and wilderness designation campaigns with our Notes from the Hill.
- Thursday, July 20, 2017
By passing H.R. 218 today, the U.S. House of Representatives set a dangerous precedent, approving construction of a destructive, unnecessary road through protected wilderness in the vital Izembek National Wildlife Refuge in the Alaska Peninsula.
This bill undermines bedrock conservation laws including the 1964 Wilderness Act, which prevents road building in designated wilderness, and the National Environmental Policy Act, which guarantees a process for environmental review of federal decisions, including participation by citizens and other stakeholders.
- Wednesday, July 19, 2017
As reported in the Denver Post, Department of the Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will be speaking at the Annual Meeting of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) this week, one of the organizations leading the charge in advocating for the sell-off of public lands.
- Wednesday, July 19, 2017
The bill, H.R. 218, undermines bedrock conservation laws including the 1964 Wilderness Act, which prevents road building in designated wilderness, and the National Environmental Policy Act, which guarantees a process for environmental review of federal decisions, including participation by citizens and other stakeholders.