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.
"Haaland's order states that Interior bureaus and offices should not apply 2020 changes to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) 'in a manner that would change the application or level of NEPA that would have been applied to a proposed action before the 2020 Rule went into effect.'” Via The Hill. ... See MoreSee Less
While there is still plenty of snow in many of our communities, we have reached the official start of spring (and sadly, the end of winter). The final SnowSchool at Home video is here - pop out of your snow pits and celebrate a full season of winter learning! Watch the full video at winterwildlands.org/snowschool-at-home.#snowschool#winterwildlandsalliance... See MoreSee Less
As the popularity of outdoor recreation and use of public lands increases, funding for the Forest Service and other land management agencies has not kept up. Read our full report and take action today!
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https://winterwildlands.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/03/Manti-La-Sal-NF-Utah_PC-John-Buie-via-Flickr.jpeg6671000Melinda Quickhttps://winterwildlands.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/WWA_Logo_OrangeBlue-300x89.pngMelinda Quick2021-03-30 09:51:072021-03-30 09:56:35Take the Survey for Manti-La Sal National Forest
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 13:07:422021-03-15 13:41:20No 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.