A new day in Washington

Voters reject the drill-everywhere agenda

What the elections mean for conservation

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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.

More than 1 million members and supporters are making a difference

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Help defend the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge from oil drilling

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Oil Drilling: Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

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109 million acres of wilderness protected

Miles Morgan

Meet the women who shaped conservation


11 women who made wilderness history

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Local communities empowered to protect nearby wildlands

Mason Cummings, The Wilderness Society

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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 Society

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