Thursday, June 30, 2016 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Interior Department closes egregious loophole on coal, oil and gas royalty valuation
Today the Department of Interior announced its final guidelines to ensure that the American public receives its fair share from oil, gas and coal
Thursday, June 30, 2016 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on New campaign fights special interests that are trying to privatize America’s national parks, forests and natural heritage
Today, The Wilderness Society launched OurWild, a campaign to engage Americans in the effort to protect our national parks, forests, deserts and wildlife refuges.
Thursday, June 30, 2016 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on Wildlife refuges under attack: 3 examples of recent onslaught
National wildlife refuges are some of our most accessible public lands, and some of the least appreciated.
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 | By Nat Keohane | Comments Off on A bright spot amid Brexit? Growing momentum for global climate action.
The broad-based approach of the Paris Agreement has made the politics of climate change much more resilient than before.
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on US, Canada, and Mexico take bold actions to advance clean energy and meet climate goals
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on BLM policies favor oil and gas above all other uses of public lands
The Bureau of Land Management’s current approach to managing our public lands is allowing companies to lease most of America’s public lands for oil and gas development – with ov
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on No Exit: Fixing the BLM’s Indiscriminate Energy Leasing
This report describes how the U.S. government agency that oversees 700 million subsurface acres of oil and gas resources on nearly 250 million acres of public lands is saddled with outdated and unbalanced policies, often contradicting its own mandate to manage the land for multiple uses.
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 | By Kate Zerrenner | Comments Off on Is Alaska, another oil state, the next frontier for climate action?
I was not surprised when I looked out the airplane window and saw rows of wind turbines spinning against majestic, snow-covered mountains.
Monday, June 27, 2016 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on No exit: How our public lands are fated for oil and gas development
The “No Exit” report shows that regardless of conservation value or potential energy resources, the Bureau of Land Management automatically places our public lands on the highway to oi
Friday, June 24, 2016 | By The Wilderness Society | Comments Off on First national park unit for LGBT Americans makes history today
The Wilderness Society commends the Obama Administration for making history today with the establishment of the Stonewall National Monument in New York City. The legacy of Stonewall Inn and nearby Christopher Park is a part of the push for human and civil rights in the United States.