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Pine Creek Lake. Photo by Walker Stole

Mt. Blackmore in the Gallatin Range (photo by Louise Johns)

The recreation pressure in these mountains is building, and we need to convince the Forest Service to recommend permanent protection for the Gallatin Range over the next year, or we could very well not have another chance.

North Fork of the Blackfoot (photo by Eric Ian)

As “Hallowed Waters” beautifully demonstrates, the Blackfoot Clearwater Stewardship Act (BCSA) will permanently protect the key tributaries of the iconic Blackfoot River and thereby help ensure that the entire Blackfoot watershed remains a stable and healthy fishery for native westslope cutthroat and bull trout.

The Whitefish Range in winter (photo by Steve Gnam)

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.

2,000 Montanans gathered at the State Capitol for the Rally for Public Lands (photo by Eliza Wiley)

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.

Hiking in the Terry Badlands Wilderness Study Area (photo by Kelly Wicks)

We’re happy and relieved to announce that Daines' and Gianforte's anti-wilderness study area bills are now dead.

Rainbow near the Big Hole River, now threatened with oil and gas development in spite of overwhelming opposition (photo by Bob Ambrose)

Secretary Zinke could hardly have been further from the Teddy Roosevelt conservationist he proclaimed to be.