Category: Events

Senator Martin Heinrich Receives National Conservation Award

On September 17, The Wilderness Society, the Pew Charitable Trusts, the Sierra Club and Campion Advocacy Fund presented Senator Martin Heinrich with the John P. Saylor Wilderness Leadership Award for his service to wilderness conservation during his years serving in the House and Senate. The….

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Wilderness Investigations: Teacher Workshops

Reminder: Sign-up now! The Arthur Carhart National Wilderness Training Center, Wilderness50 Planning Team, Bureau of Land Management, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, U.S. Forest Service, National Park Service, USFS Region 3, and other local partners invite you to attend one of three special 50th anniversary….

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Wilderness Week Updates – Wilderness Weekly September 18, 2014

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Senator Heinrich Gives Impassioned Speech During Wilderness Week in D.C. Senator Martin Heinrich on Wednesday gave an impassioned speech on the Senate floor about the Wilderness Act’s and Land and Water Conservation Fund’s (LWCF) 50th anniversaries. His speech was made in conjunction with similar….

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Fall 2014 Events

10th Annual Gila River Festival Celebrating America’s First Wilderness River September 18-21 In and around Silver City Sponsored by NM Wild and with a keynote from Dave Foreman and presentations by NM Wild’s Nathan Newcomer and Mark Allison The 10th annual Gila River Festival–Celebrating America’s….

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ENDANGERED SPECIES: Enviros to sue over Mexican gray wolf protections

Emily Yehle, E&E reporter Published: Wednesday, September 10, 2014 Conservation groups plan to sue the Fish and Wildlife Service over the recovery plan for the Mexican gray wolf, arguing that the agency does not have an adequate road map to help the species survive. The….

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