Ame Hellman is the Vice President of Philanthropy at The Wilderness Society.
Senator Barbara Boxer (D, CA) today introduced legislation which would protect over 300,000 acres of public land in the Northern Inner Coast Range, just a short drive from the San Francisco Bay Area and Sacramento
The Pinnacles National Park Act, or H.R. 3641, was introduced last year by Rep.
Perhaps one of the greatest of Wilderness Society leaders, Robert Sterling Yard may have also been one of its most unexpected.
Benton MacKaye is widely known as the father of the Appalachian Trail. Before co-founding The Wilderness Society, he made groundbreaking scientific contributions to the conservation movement.
Former governing council member Wallace Stegner was best known as a western literary giant, but he was also a committed conservationist.
Sigurd Olson, former president and governing council member of The Wilderness Society, was an American author, environmentalist and lifelong advocate for wilderness.
Olaus Murie was a renowned biologist and one of the country’s great champions of wildlife and wilderness.