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The attack on National Park System, Part 2
President Theodore Roosevelt embarked on his Great Loop tour of the American West in 1903, to that time the longest[...]

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To develop and promote the ideas and strategies to advance continental-scale conservation in North America and beyond, particularly the need for large carnivores and a permeable landscape for their movement, and to offer a bold, scientifically-credible, practically achievable, and hopeful vision for the future of wild Nature and human civilization.

Latest Rewilding News & Views

The World’s Wilderness: Going, Going and Soon Gone?
By Christopher Soloman, Outside, April 4, 2018 Recent studies have arrived at the same blunt conclusion: the world’s last, big[...]

​Around the Campfire

Around the Campfire #77, Deconstructing Today’s Great Land Grab
Issue No. 77                                   [...]

Wildlands Conservation

House Logging Bill Guts Federal Environmental Laws, Privatizes Public Lands
  Introduction: About ten years ago, Dave Foreman wrote in the Epilog of Great Conservation Divide (Epilog, p 268-269) the[...]

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Population Explosion

Revise your Ideas of Family Planning History
By Richard Grossman, MD, who practiced obstetrics and gynecology in Durango. Reach him at This article was originally published[...]
Australia: Exceptional Rates of Population Growth are Causing Stress on Many Fronts
by Katharine Betts, Adjunct Associate Professor of Sociology at the Swinburne University of Technology, Australia For the past 10 years[...]

Wildlife Conservation

Lock Down at Stephens Creek Buffalo Trap
Press release: Wild Buffalo Defense, March 6, 2018 Wild Buffalo Defenders Risk Life and Freedom to Stop Yellowstone Buffalo Slaughter[...]

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