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 now a group of 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 specific Public Lands Heist legislation in Congress and how you can contact your representatives.
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Riding sleds across wet, fragile tundra (in Wilderness!), is beyond unacceptable. We're glad to see that the Colorado Snowmobile Association, Backcountry United, and United Snowmobile Alliance were quick to condemn this behavior and are actively working with the Forest Service to ensure these guys are held responsible for their actions. ... See MoreSee Less
The U.S. Forest Service opened an investigation Wednesday into a case of two men snowmobiling on snow-free terrain in designated wilderness on Independence Pass after receiving tips that one of the alleged culprits posted pictures...
Winter Wildlands Alliance and other Outdoor Alliance partners came together to create this incredible guide to forest planning for all you outdoor citizens! Give it a read 📖🔍 and learn how to get more involved to shape the future of your national forests!🌲 #keepwinterwild ... See MoreSee Less
Want to learn more about getting involved in forest planning so you can shape the future of your national forests? Our Citizens’ Guide to Forest Planning gives you the tools you need to navigate forest planning on your favorite forests.
WWA staff and volunteers split 150 tree rounds yesterday as part of our summer stewardship project with Idaho State Parks and Recreation! These yurts provide great shelter, views, and backcountry adventures in the winter! We believe in getting back what you give back to your local public lands. What can you do in your community today? #winterwildlandsalliance #keepwinterwild ... See MoreSee Less
President Nixon signed the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) into law on January 1, 1970.
With summer solstice in the rearview mirror, it’s time to start looking forward to the coming winter! Just kidding. Here at Winter Wildlands…
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https://winterwildlands.org/wwa/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/noskiing.jpg555986Hilary Eisenhttps://winterwildlands.org/wwa/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Winter_Wildlands_Alliance_Logo.pngHilary Eisen2019-01-11 09:34:272019-01-23 18:16:35Federal Government Shutdown Takes Toll on Winter Recreation and Education
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Winter Wildlands Alliance is a national nonprofit organization promoting and
preserving winter wildlands and a quality human-powered snowsports
experience on public lands.