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Thank You for Supporting Wilderness in Alaska PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wilderness, Alaska )

- 219 days ago -
Please take a moment to thank President Obama and his administration for recognizing the priceless wilderness values of the Arctic Refuge, and for taking a stand to protect them.
Save Oregon's Wilderness From Destruction PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, wilderness, protection )

- 236 days ago -
Compared to other states in the Pacific Northwest, Oregon lags behind in wilderness conservation. Only four percent of Oregon is set aside for protection, while states like California and Washington have over 10 percent of their land protected from
Thank Congress for Protecting Wilderness PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, wilderness, protection )

- 247 days ago -
Major news out of Washington, DC: Congress is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act with a package of bills that protects nearly a quarter-million acres of new wilderness!
Mystic, Poet to Nature's Heart, and Savior of the American Wilderness: John Muir   video
Environment  (tags: John Muir, Theodore Roosevelt, US National Parks Service, Yosemite National Park, Sequoia National Park, High Sierra Mountains, Scots Gaelic, Poetry, Mysticism, Wilderness, Wild Life, Environment, animals, climate-change, conservation, ecosystems, endange )

- 356 days ago -
1890- president of the United States, Theodore Roosevelt, and Scottish born naturalist and poet, John Muir, establish the United States National Park Service. The poet and the president start saving American Wilderness together. (2nd environmental story)
Help Protect Hermosa Creek and Other Wilderness ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wilderness )

- 449 days ago -
For 50 years, the Wilderness Act has been used to protect America's wildest places. We need Congress to continue that legacy, and pass bills like the one to protect Hermosa Creek. And with businesses flocking to towns with access to wilderness, these
Tell Congress to Celebrate Earth Day and Pass More Wilderness ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, wilderness )

- 497 days ago -
Last Congress became the first since the Wilderness Act was created to not protect a single new acre as wilderness. Thankfully, that record ended last month when half of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore was designated.
Tell Congress to Support Critical Conservation Funding ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, wilderness, funding, conservation, protection )

- 507 days ago -
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act. As Congress crafts the federal budget, let them know that funding for wilderness and conservation programs is critical to protect our lands, water and wildlife, support local communities
Thank President Obama for Committing to Protect Wilderness ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, wilderness )

- 581 days ago -
Using a law called the Antiquities Act, first created under Theodore Roosevelt, presidents can designate areas as National Monuments. It's been used by presidents of both parties to protect American icons like Grand Canyon and the Statue of Liberty.
Send a Note of Thanks to the Nova Scotia Government ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, conservation, wilderness, Nova Scotia, protection )

- 604 days ago -
The Nova Scotia government has just released its final protected areas plan, which will result in an additional quarter million hectares of Nova Scotia's wilderness being protected from industrial activities. This is a huge breakthrough for conservation
Urge President Obama to Protect America's Wilderness ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, wilderness )

- 1028 days ago -
We thank for your past commitment to wilderness conservation in our great country. And, we call upon you to reaffirm that commitment as a priority for your second term
Protect 1.5 Million Acres of Wilderness This Year ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, wilderness )

- 1182 days ago -
A vast stretch of roadless forest high in the Rocky Mountains of Idaho. Lush, alpine river valleys just a few hours from Seattle. The wild, rocky coasts of Maine. Right now, Congress is considering a package of bills that, together, would permanently
Protect America's Wilderness From Unchecked Development ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, wilderness, conservation )

- 1240 days ago -
A bill is currently being considered by Congress that would wreak havoc on America's wilderness lands. If passed, at least 40 million acres of land in 38 states currently protected under the Clinton administration's 2001 Roadless Area Conservation
Help Save Mozambique's Wilderness From Money Hungry Non-Profits ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, wilderness, wildlife )

- 1367 days ago -
Mozambique has over 155,000 square miles of natural forests, untouched by man and teaming with biodiversity. Currently, foreign companies are spending billions to uproot traditional Mozambique woods in order to to provide space for "green" commercial
ACTION ALERT: Protect Tasmania's Tarkine Forest! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: tasmania, tarkine forest, wilderness, threatened, destruction laws )

- 1372 days ago -
The Tarkine Forest is one of Tasmania's most important wilderness areas. With a massive leafy canopy and large expanses of undisturbed terrain this area is home to over 50 types of endangered plants and animals including the iconic Tasmanian Devil.
ACTION ALERT: Save Bryce Canyon From a Proposed Coal Mine ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Environment  (tags: bryce canyon, wilderness, wildlife, habitat, threatened, coal mines, destruction, legalisation, protection )

- 1373 days ago -
Bryce Canyon National Park is a unique, secluded park known for its expansive views, clear air and dark night skies. But the Bureau of Land Management is on the verge of approving a massive 3,500 acre strip coal mine right next to the park

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