Wildlands Network is reconnecting nature in North America.
Here's how we do it:
Wildlands Network is pleased to announce our new blog series, Trusting Wildness.
With a nostalgic nod to Wild Earth journal, Trusting Wildness provides an intellectual home for the blending of conservation biology, activism, and ethics.
Photo: William C. Gladish
Wildlands Network leads critical on-the-ground campaigns to protect wildlife and wild places.
Current Apex Campaigns
Featured: Wild Cats Campaign
Over the past 200 years, people have brutally eliminated wild cats from much of their native range in North America, diminishing our natural heritage and damaging forest and plant communities as a result. Photo: Larry Masters
Featured: Red Wolf Campaign
Only 30–50 red wolves currently exist in the wild, all of them inhabiting eastern North Carolina. Red wolves may soon be gone from the wild forever unless the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service takes urgent measures on their behalf. Photo: Wildlands Network
North American Wildways
Wildlife needs to be able to move freely in search of food, mates, and secure habitat. We're working across North America to re-establish vast wildways so wide-ranging animals like cougars, wolves, and wolverines can travel safely through the landscape.
Explore Our Wildways
An overpass designed specifically for wildlife reduces wildlife-vehicle collisions and helps animals cross the Trans-Canada HIghway at Banff National Park, Alberta. Photo: Adam Ford
Wildlands Network is affecting policy-level change to help advance rewilding on-the-ground. As a science-informed organization, we advocate for new, science-driven laws and policies to protect North American wildlife and their habitats.
If passed into law, the Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act would channel unprecedented resources toward the creation of wildlife corridors nationwide. Let’s make it happen! Photo: Steve Hillebrand, USFWS
In early November, our own Myles Traphagen, Borderlands Program Coordinator, attended a “fly-in” to Washington, D.C. to educate members of Congress about the catastrophic consequences of building a border wall. Photo: Brian Powell.
Learn about our latest campaigns, action alerts, and wild happenings from Capitol Hill to the U.S.-Mexico borderlands on The Wildlands Network Blog.
In the face of increasing threats to native wildlife and the Endangered Species Act (ESA)—one of America’s bedrock conservation laws—the Washington, D.C.-based Endangered Species Coalition today released their annual report highlighting the “Top 10” species at-risk of extinction in the U.S. Photo: Steven Gnam
Wildlands Network in the News: Kim Crumbo on Protecting Mexican Wolves
In this radio interview, Kim Crumbo, our Director of Western Conservation, talks with northern Utah’s KRCL and Allison Jones, executive director of Wild Utah Project, about protecting the endangered Mexican wolf. Photo: Jim Clark, USFWS
Join Us, For the Wild
To curb the current extinction crisis, we need to restore, reconnect, and rewild habitats across North America. Here are 2 important ways to get involved.
Follow us into the wildlands!
Track our success and learn about opportunities to join us by signing up for e-news.
Support Wildlands Network
Help us save wildlife and wild places.