Together we can protect public lands, now and forever.
Each day thousands of acres of wild places are lost to mining, drilling, logging and other development. But we don't have to give it all away. Together, we can save our wildest lands for future generations.
111 million acres of wilderness protected
More than 1 million members and supporters are making a difference
Congress passes 2.3 million acres of public lands protections!See what's protected
Bipartisan bill signed to protect wilderness, boost conservation programs
Local communities empowered to protect nearby wildlands
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New Chaco bill will protect indigenous land from oil and gas development
There is just one hope for repulsing the tyrannical ambition of civilization to conquer every inch on the whole earth. That hope is the organization of spirited people who will fight for the freedom and preservation of the wilderness.
Bob Marshall Founder of The Wilderness SocietyOur History