Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness

Stop mining from spoiling the Boundary Waters wilderness.

Help protect beautiful lands and waters around Minnesota’s Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.     The Threat to the Boundary Waters Healthy forest torn up and replaced with roads and tailing ponds. Mining waste pouring into pristine lakes and waterways. Vulnerable wildlife disturbed by constant light, dust and noise.That could be the future of Minnesota’s beautiful Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness if we don’t […]

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As climate crisis worsens, Trump admin opens millions of acres to oil and gas

America’s public lands are home to a spectacular array of wildlife. They are places of astounding beauty. But massive tracts of these special lands — lands we all own — are being mined and drilled for oil, gas, and coal that fuels the climate crisis.1    America’s public lands shouldn’t fuel the climate crisis. Urge congressional leaders to support a moratorium on […]

North Atlantic Right Whale and Calf (Photo: NOAA)

Act to save the last 411 North Atlantic right whales

Just 411 North Atlantic right whales remain on the planet — and that’s the best estimate.1 And the Trump administration just further jeopardized their future.     The Threat to North Atlantic Right Whales North Atlantic right whales are hanging onto existence by a thread and seismic blasting for offshore oil and gas deposits is a threat they may not be able to survive.The […]

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Petition for Elephants: Are we missing your signature?

U.S. trophy hunters shouldn’t be killing endangered African elephants. To stop the killing, these beloved animals need your voice.Under a March 2018 decision by the Trump administration, U.S. trophy hunters can once again kill elephants and lions abroad. They can import their hides and other body parts as trophies.The good news? You can help save elephants with just 30 seconds […]

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Good News about Wolves and the Environment!

We have some great news to share about our end-of-year campaign for wolves and the environment.  More than 550 generous supporters contributed to our end-of-year fundraising drive!These donations will help fuel our campaigns to save endangered wolves, other wildlife and the wild places they call home.With these gifts, we’ll be able to continue organizing against state-ordered wolf killings like the one […]

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Take Action: Save Wyoming’s Wolves

In Wyoming’s wolf hunt last year — the first since gray wolves lost Endangered Species Act protections there — 76 wolves were killed. This year’s hunt was extended to be a month longer than the first, and the quota of wolves that can be killed is higher, too.1,2  At least three dozen wolves are already dead on the doorstep of Yellowstone […]

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How we’ll stop wolf killings for good

With three wolf packs in Washington State targeted for killing this winter, we don’t have a moment to lose on this campaign.   The Wolf and the Wild There’s something so special about wolves. Their fierce beauty and musical howls have inspired us for generations. Today, they are not only powerful symbols of wilderness, but vital components of the ecosystems they call […]

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ALERT: Wolves ordered killed in Washington State

It’s unconscionable to murder wolves for simply trying to survive. Tell Washington wildlife officials to stop authorizing the killing of wolf families today.     Washington Wolves Threatened Washington state and the state Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) have ordered that wolves be killed from three different wolf families this winter. Wolves have rebounded in the state since 2008, but their resiliency puts […]

Want to reduce plastic waste in your home? Take these steps.

Want to know how to limit your plastic waste but don’t know where to start?Our friends at Environment Oregon have some tips for where you can start. Avoid disposable cups and drinks in plastic bottles Carry a reusable travel mug or water bottle with you on any outing for your hydration needs. Bring your own reusable bags  Most plastic bags are used […]

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Petition: Stop offshore drilling.

Protect our coasts from dangerous offshore drilling that will fuel climate change. Send a message to your U.S. senators now.     A Massive Offshore Drilling Expansion Earlier this year, the Trump administration proposed opening up roughly 92 percent of U.S. waters off our coasts to dangerous offshore oil and gas drilling.1Most coastal governors in the country opposes the administration’s proposal, and it’s not […]