Under the guise of “modernization” and “streamlining,” the Trump White House has put big industry in charge of environmental decisionmaking—and to cut the public and science out of the process. We need to make sure reversing the attack on NEPA is a top priority for the incoming Biden Administration.
Our public lands – millions of acres of forests, mountains, rivers, and plains – are a part of who we are. They exist for the good of all, not the profit of a few. But powerful special interests inside the government and beyond are waging an aggressive campaign to undermine and even sell off public lands all across the west for short-term private gain.
Use our Bill Tracker to learn more about legislation in Congress that affects public lands and contact the Members who represent you in D.C.
Our partners at Outdoor Alliance created a 100 Days Checklist for Public Lands! The first 100 days are the most important time in any new administration. Let’s get the new administration and Congress off on the right foot with ten big actions that will improve outdoor experiences, protect our climate, and invest in the future of public lands. Sign up to follow along with and take action for the checklist items nearest to your outdoor experience. ... See MoreSee Less
⚡ ACTION ALERT ⚡ Today is the last day to comment on the heli-skiing proposal in the Centennial Mountains. Skiers, snowmobilers, and wolverines agree: the Centennials are no place for helicopters! Share your comments at our Stash blog, linked below.
The Forest Service is poised to permit commercial heli-skiing in Idaho's Centennial Mountains. We need your help to keep helicopters out of this special place. Skiers, snowmobilers, and wolverines agree – the Centennials are no place for helicopters!
https://winterwildlands.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Heli-Skiing-Centennial-Mountains-Idaho-Montana.png9241238Hilary Eisenhttps://winterwildlands.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/WWA_Logo_OrangeBlue-300x89.pngHilary Eisen2021-01-06 13:07:422021-01-08 10:58:38No Heli-Skiing in the Centennial Mountains!
Let’s not sit this one out! If you think you might have something better to do on November 3 this year, like skiing four inches of blower pow on granite or maintaining social distancing and avoiding polling places, make sure you contact your county registrar and line yourself up with a mail-in ballot, fill it out, and get it in! Then go trash your skis, knowing that you did your part to keep your country off the rocks.
A 211-mile-long gravel highway proposed through the Brooks Range in Alaska will devastate the fragile arctic tundra’s landscape, biodiversity, and Native livelihood. We must stop the road—and the proposed mines it leads to—from getting built.
https://winterwildlands.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/2016_08_29_PT_Day_45_D5_Katner_0005-1.jpg11252000Julie Brownhttps://winterwildlands.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/WWA_Logo_OrangeBlue-300x89.pngJulie Brown2020-08-05 16:22:572020-08-31 17:00:23The Ambler Road Is a ‘Death by a Thousand Cuts’
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