Wild Life - September 2018

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Montanas rally in Helena to reclaim public say over public lands (photo by Gabe Furshong)

More than 60 Montanans rallied Helena to send a message to Congressman Steve Daines, Representative Greg Gianforte, and Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke: stop depriving the public of a say in the management of our public lands.

Winter covers the Great Bear Wilderness, established in 1978 (photo by Dee Linnell Blank)

To celebrate our 60th anniversary, we're digging through the vault to tell the six-decade story of MWA, from our founding to today. This is part three, in which Montana loses a champion but adds more wilderness areas. 

Replacing a charred bridge in the Anaconda-Pintler Wilderness (photo by Sonny Mazzullo)

We're serious about addressing the challenges of wildfire and doing our part to find solutions. That's we’ve been playing a growing role in wildfire recovery by focusing on trail restoration. 

A field of Larkspur in the Pryor Mountains (photo by Emily Cleveland)

Last week, Montana Wilderness Association received a sixth consecutive four-star rating from Charity Navigator, placing us in the top 7% of nonprofits nationwide.