Entries by Kt Miller

Watch out for the Whoop-dees!

On Thursday the Trump Administration released its budget blueprint and it’s a nightmare for public lands, the climate and our environment. This proposed budget cuts spending across most federal programs, including federal land conservation and environmental protection. 

Winter Wildlands Alliance in DC

By Mark Menlove, Executive Director As I boarded a 5:20 a.m. flight in Boise bound for Washington, DC, it struck me, again, the direct connection and interdependence between the backcountry world, where I go to rejuvenate, and the policy world of DC, where I go to advocate. Just the day prior I’d woken up in […]

What a Week

Photo by Thom Bridge, Independent Record (via Billings Gazette)   WHEW. THE LAST COUPLE OF WEEKS HAVE BEEN a whirlwind of activity on the national policy front and we decided it would be helpful to take a moment and fill you in on how Winter Wildlands Alliance is working to fulfill our mission and share […]

Help Us Protect Recreation in the Southern Sierra

Between now and August 25th, we have a historic opportunity to help protect the iconic landscapes of California’s Southern Sierra Nevada and the broad range of recreation experiences they offer, and to weigh in on how these public lands will be managed for decades to come. Together, the Inyo, Sierra, and Sequoia National Forests cover nearly […]