50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act
This board celebrates 50 years of wilderness protections and the 2014 anniversary of the landmark Wilderness Act. Find out about the act and celebration news and events here.
50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act
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The Wilderness Act celebrates its 50th anniversary this month. The act created our National Wilderness Preservation System and a means by which Americans can protect wilderness. It is now considered one of America's greatest conservation achievements. In honor of the anniversary, our infographic explains some of the many benefits that our wilderness areas provide.
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A new video produced by This American Land celebrates the 50th anniversary of a piece of legislation that has given Americans their strongest tool for protecting wildlands: The Wilderness Act. wilderness.org/...
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Love wilderness? This video will make you want to protect it.
As the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act approaches, we put together a gallery of outstanding images that showcase public lands in their most breathtaking light.
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As we look to the 50th anniversary of The Wilderness Act, editorial cartoons from the 1960s show a pro-wilderness stance.
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6 pro-wilderness cartoons from the 1960s
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Keeping Dry Photo by Michael Matti -- National Geographic (Oneonta Gorge in Oregon)
The Oneonta Gorge is in the Columbia River Gorge in the American state of Oregon.
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Check out the amazing wilderness stories and photos our followers have been sharing on our #WeAreTheWild gallery! Join the story sharing some of your own wilderness photos, videos and moments here: wilderness.org/wild/ It's all part of our celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act and the wild places that make us strong. #Outdoors #Camping #Hiking #Wilderness #GreatOutdoors
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These are waterways where the river’s free-flowing character has been protected by prohibiting dams and ensuring corridors are undeveloped.
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20 popular American Wilderness Areas
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Federally protected wilderness areas offer loads of great outdoor recreation opportunities that go well beyond hiking. While day hiking, backpacking, nature and wildlife photography, wildflower
These monuments exist because past presidents and lawmakers had the foresight to protect natural, cultural and historical treasures for future generations.The Wilderness Society is working with
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Special Report: Wilderness: Our Enduring American Legacy - The Wilderness Act turns 50
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Check out some amazing photos of wilderness on our 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act flickr page.
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