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When wilderness is faced with threats, we count on our passionate community to take action. Only through our collective action can we protect wildlands and ensure they remain safe. There are many ways to help:

Photo: Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, Alaska. Credit: Peter Mather

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Help give our public lands a voice when you join our WildAlert network. Sign up and join an active community of people fighting to protect our wildlands for future generations. 

Our email WildAlert subscribers are the first to hear about important campaigns, victories and features related to enjoying and protecting wilderness.

We send out regular notices for you to take action on important issues and add your voice to important wilderness causes. 

Get involved

Take action on a variety of issues, from legislation moving in Congress to National Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management decisions.

  • DJ Tyson

    Today, a coalition of conservation groups and others announced that a historic number of comments and petitions of support have been submitted to the Department of the Interior in support of Bears Ears National Monument.  Despite the entirely inadequate 15-day period ending on May 26th provided for comments, more than 685,000 comments in support of Bears Ears National Monument have been collected.

  • Michael Reinemer

    The Wilderness Society can provide background, commentary and photos on the Trump administration review of Bears Ears and other national monuments across the country. Our experts can also offer regional insights and historical context regarding the use of the Antiquities Act to protect America’s natural, cultural and scientific treasures. 

    Please feel free to download and use any of the following digital resources in your coverage with appropriate credit.

  • Michael Reinemer

    At a time when America’s parks and other public lands desperately need greater investments and protections, the proposed Trump budget represents a retreat from common sense. Thoughtless cuts proposed for federal land agencies fly in the face of the public’s love for shared national lands and waters.