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[ High Levels of Dangerous Chemicals Found in Air Near Oil and Gas Sites ]

A study of the air near oil and gas drilling sites in five U.S. states found sometimes dangerously high concentrations of chemicals.

[ Congratulations to Madison Bumgarner: a World Series champ and wilderness champ! ]

What a year!

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[ 12 “scary” critters right out of a horror movie (& where to find them) ]

There is no such thing as an evil animal.

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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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[ Blocked on the Keystone XL, the Oil-Sands Industry Looks East ]

With the Keystone XL in limbo, a fight is brewing over another proposed pipeline that would carry oil-sands crude across Canada to the Atlantic coast.

[ Sheryl Crow and other stars align at Wilderness Society’s gala event ]

More than 250 wilderness supporters gathered in San Francisco’s Bently Reserve for “We Are The Wild: A Night Celebrating 50 Years of Wilderness” on Oct. 16.

[ 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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