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Pine Creek Lake. Photo by Walker Stole

Ravalli County residents who walked out of the hearing gather in front of county office

As the hearing proceeded, the 20 people who had walked out of the building began chanting, “listen to the people.”

Public land owners participate in a Beaverhead County Commission meeting July 30, 2018 in Dillon.

Last night, public land owners in Beaverhead County proved Sen. Daines and Rep. Gianforte wrong on public lands, and reminded them why they should heed the advice of late-80s rapper, Rob Van Winkle. 

Looking out over the Big Snowies (photo by Zack Porter)

From the Big Snowies to the Badger-Two Medicine, the future of wild country along hundreds of miles of the wild Continental Divide and in seven awesome island ranges of central Montana is at stake in a recently released draft forest plan for the Helena-Lewis and Clark National Forest.

Bitter Creek Wilderness Study Area near Glasgow in northeast Montana (photo by Dee Linnell Blank)

The damage these bills could do to our community water supplies, our fish and wildlife populations, and our $7 billion outdoor recreation economy could be devastating.

Volunteers on the Continental Divide National Scenic Trail (photo by Matt Bowser)

Every single dime MWA receives in public funding goes into our trail stewardship work.