Big Win in the Whitefish Range
Forest Service embraces the Whitefish Range Partnership proposal in its final Flathead Forest plan
Last week, the Forest Service released its final management plan for the Flathead National Forest, officially recommending nearly 80,000 acres of Wilderness in the Whitefish Range.
“These Lands are our Heritage!”
An electrifying Rally for Public Lands draws 2,000 people and sees a surprise appearance by Senator Tester
In a striking show of support for Montana’s 30 million acres of national public lands, some 2,000 people packed the State Capitol Rotunda on Friday to celebrate the outdoor way of life that defines our state.
Reason to Celebrate as Daines’ and Gianforte’s WSA Bills Bite the Dust
MWA members and supporters stared down and quelled one of the biggest threats to public lands Montana has ever faced
We’re happy and relieved to announce that Daines' and Gianforte's anti-wilderness study area bills are now dead.
Zinke Leaves Montana Worse Off
Outgoing Interior secretary leaves our public lands more vulnerable than ever to transfer, seizure, and exploitation
Secretary Zinke could hardly have been further from the Teddy Roosevelt conservationist he proclaimed to be.
Zinke’s Vow to Keep Public Lands in Public Hands Rings Hollow
More and more it appears he works for special interests, not the American public
Zinke has surrounded himself with proponents of lands transfer, hiring more than ten people who used to work for some of the biggest and most powerful lands transfer advocates in the country.
History as Our Guide: Forest Jobs and Recreation Act
In the final installment on previous WSA legislation, we look back on a bill that would have settled the fate of 12 WSAs
One of the reasons FJRA didn’t eventually pass was because Steve Daines, first as congressman and later as senator, refused to support the bill.