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A National Corridors Campaign for Restoring America the Beautiful
By Michael E. Soulé Sentiment without action is the ruin of the soul. -- Ed Abbey Critics often state that[...]

Rewilding Earth Podcast

Episode 18: Nancy Stranahan Rewilding Southern Ohio
Topics: The fantastic biodiversity of southern Ohio Wildlands Philanthropy: protecting key areas by buying them Black bears and high population[...]

Rewilding Distilled by John Davis

Action Center

Sea Shepherd Ship’s Windows Smashed and Hull Set on Fire by Poachers
From Sea Shepherd, April 4, 2019 Hope shattered for vaquita survival as Sea Shepherd ship violently attacked by poachers in[...]
Wildlife Versus Livestock in the Upper Green
By George Wuerthner The Upper Green River grazing allotment on the Bridger Teton National Forest (BTNF) lies between the Gros[...]

Latest Articles

A National Corridors Campaign for Restoring America the Beautiful
By Michael E. Soulé Sentiment without action is the ruin of the soul. -- Ed Abbey Critics often state that[...]
Filling the Arc of Appalachia: Restoring Wildness to Southern Ohio
By Nancy Stranahan, Director, Arc of Appalachia This is the improbable story of how the Arc of Appalachia Preserve System[...]
“The Precautionary Principle” in Conservation
By Kirk Robinson   “The last word in ignorance is the man who says of an animal or plant, "What[...]
Episode 17: Mark Fisher on Rewilding Drift in Europe
A biochemist by training, Mark Fisher has worked in the pharmaceutical industry and in pure science. In a change of[...]
Sea Shepherd Ship’s Windows Smashed and Hull Set on Fire by Poachers
From Sea Shepherd, April 4, 2019 Hope shattered for vaquita survival as Sea Shepherd ship violently attacked by poachers in[...]
Citizen Scientist: Searching for Heroes and Hope in an Age of Extinction, by Mary Ellen Hannibal
Review by John Miles Mary Ellen Hannibal is a science writer, journalist, and gifted storyteller. Rewilders will recognize her as[...]
Wildlife Versus Livestock in the Upper Green
By George Wuerthner The Upper Green River grazing allotment on the Bridger Teton National Forest (BTNF) lies between the Gros[...]
Introducing the Santa Fe based Cactus Rescue Project
Rescuing an Endangered Cactus: Restoring the Santa Fe Cholla By Nancy Lehrhaupt, Cactus Rescue Project Fifteen years ago two Santa[...]

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What Is Rewilding?

​Advanc​ing continental-scale conservation and restoration in North America and beyond.

Wildlands Defense

defending our public lands

Wild Wanderers

carnivore protection

Population

overpopulation

Coexistence 

carnivore recovery

Green Fire Bulletins

green fire bulletins

Rewilding Initiatives

rewilding successes and lessons

Sharing the Flame

sharing the flame

Recommended Reading

recommended reading

Rewilding Players

Rewilding Players

Wildlands Philanthropy

Wildlands Philanthropy

Eco-Fiction

Eco-Fiction

Video Logs

rewilding videos

Rewilding Earth Podcast

rewilding earth podcast

Action Center

rewilding action alerts
Grizzly c/o Susan Morgan

Grizzly c/o Susan Morgan

Dave Foreman's "Around the Campfire"

Stoking The Campfire: Wildway Rambles Winter 2019
Occasional opinionated update or peripatetic field notes from Rewilding Earth editor and scout John Davis Discontinuities happen, so let us[...]
Around the Campfire #77, Deconstructing Today’s Great Land Grab
Issue No. 77                                   [...]
#75 Around the Campfire; What Condition My Condition Is In
What Condition My Condition Is In Well, I guess it’s time to explain my withdrawal of late and why The[...]

Books of the Big Outside

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the wildness within
man swarm dave foreman
man swarm killing of wildlife

The Origin of "Rewilding"

The word rewilding was coined by conservationist and activist Dave Foreman around 1992, just before he and conservation biologists Michael Soule and Reed Noss co-founded the Wildlands Project.


Further Reading: Rewilding Synopsis | Rewilding North America | Rewilding Distilled | What is Rewilding?



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