The Wilderness Society

Print

(www.wilderness.org). In 1935. Aldo Leopold. University of Wisconsin professor of wildlife ecology and author of A Sand County Almanac. co-founded The Wilderness Society. The founding group declared that 'All we desire to save from invasion is that extremely minor fraction of outdoor America which yet remains free from mechanical sights and sounds and smell.' The Wilderness Society works to protect America's wilderness and to develop a network of wild lands through public education. scientific analysis and advocacy. The goal of the society is to ensure that present and future generations will have the invaluable benefits that pristine forests. rivers. deserts and mountains provide. 

Designed by Free Joomla Templates