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If you like lox on your bagel, you might not like this Trump proposal

By CHELSEA HARVEY in THE WASHINGTON POST | 31 March 2017 "A near-term spending bill proposed this week by the Trump administration would eliminate funding for a federal grant program...

House Advances Legislation Undermining American Wilderness

  THE WILDERNESS SOCIETY | 5 February 2014 WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House of Representatives passed legislation that threatens essential hunting and fishing habitat and undermines critical environmental protections. Despite...

Large Carnivores Declining Worldwide

Study Shows Large Carnivore Numbers and Range Declining Worldwide UNIVERSITY OF MONTANA | 9 January 2014 MISSOULA – New research co-written by University of Montana scientists finds steep declines in the...

Designating New Wilderness in America?

Will Congress Go Another Year Without Designating New Wilderness? KATE SHEPPARD on HUFF POST GREEN | 3 January 2014, 8:08 EST WASHINGTON -- This year marks the 50th anniversary of the...

Father-to-Son Life Lessons Taught by the Wilderness

  HARRY INGRAM | 31 December 2013 If life moved slowly and happily without its monotony or challenges, the sweet moments and small discoveries wouldn't be as meaningful. Watching your first...

Wolves, Wilderness and Our Salvation

DR REESE HALTER on HUFF POST GREEN | 11 November 2013 • Posted on I am Wilderness 28 December 2013 John Muir, ecologist extraordinaire, author and co-founder of the Sierra...

Glaciers sizzle as they disappear into warmer water

AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF PHYSICS | 27 November 2013 The sounds of bubbles escaping from melting ice make underwater glacial fjords one of the loudest natural marine environments on earth SAN FRANCISCO,...

Adventure science on American Prairie Reserve

ADVENTURERS AND SCIENTISTS FOR CONSERVATION | 20 November 2013 LANDMARK seeks adventure scientists for survey crew members The steppes of Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Patagonia and the Northern Great Plains of America are the...

Imagine American Prairie Reserve

ARLO HEMPHILL | 20 November 2013 IMAGINE a grassland reserve of THREE-MILLION acres – a wildlife spectacle that rivals the Serengeti and an AWE-INSPIRING place for you and your children...

Earth’s Weirdest Landscapes

  MELISSA PANDIKA on SIERRA MAGAZINE | July/August 2013, posted to I am Wildernesss 19 November 2013 10 otherworldly destinations for your bucket list Although a trip to Mars remains a distant...

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