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[ Graffiti painter vandalizes national parks across the West ]

Earlier this week, Modern Hiker reported cases of a social media account displaying similar illegal paintings in numerous national parks with messages from the account owner saying they h

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[ 13 haunted hikes ]

October is a wonderful time to go hiking and witness the beauty of the changing season as well as creatures preparing for winter.

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[ Mystery wild photo ]

If you guessed Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, you’re correct!

Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness lies at the Canadian border in northeastern Minnesota.

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[ Happy anniversary to these 14 amazing wilderness areas ]

Barely one month removed from the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act’s signing, it bears repeating that 1964, though momentous, was just the beginning of the movement to save our nation’s wildest places Hundreds of wilderness areas have been protected in the years since, from coa

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[ #WeAreTheWild video featured at Environmental Media Association Awards ]

As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act, The Wilderness Society wants to extend our deepest gratitude to the Environmental Media Association (EMA) for the admirable work they do to promote environmental aware

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[ 11 tips for photographing night skies ]

As rampant light pollution becomes more commonplace, many seek the beauty and joys of dark skies. Protected wild lands are the perfect places to revel in the timeless pleasure of starry skies.

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[ Conservation Groups and Utah’s Daggett County Reach Agreement in Rep. Bishop’s Public Land Initiative; Agreement may serve as model for balance and collaboration ]

Michael Reinemer

This plan will result in new wilderness areas, river and wildlife protections in many sensitive areas of the county, and land exchanges to remove school trust lands from areas highlighted for conservation.

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[ Study: time outdoors improves kids’ emotional IQ ]

Ever wonder what would happen if kids didn’t use electronics for a few days? After all, children have reported spending seven hours a day staring at screens.

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[ 30 years later, memories of bipartisan wilderness victories ]

As we continue to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Wilderness Act, Congress still isn’t living up to its duty to consider and conserve America&rsqu

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[ Wilderness protection missing in BLM plans for Colorado ]

The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is finalizing three management plans for Colorado, covering a total of 1.5 million acres of public land altogether.

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