Trump's land grab in 7 maps

Trump’s rush to open public lands to drilling and mining is redrawing the American landscape. Explore these new maps to see the dramatic shifts coming.


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

Jonathan Meyers, The Wilderness Society

New Trump plan threatens pristine Minnesota wilderness


Mining: Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness

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Erik Fremstad

109 million acres of wilderness protected

Miles Morgan

Help defend the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge from oil drilling


Oil Drilling: Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

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Mason Cummings, TWS

Meeting new challenges

Bob Wick, BLM

Discover parks and monuments that celebrate black history


13 parks and monuments that celebrate black history

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Ken Lund, Flickr

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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