The new localism

Celebrate Bears Ears Welcome to our New National Monument

Celebrate Bears Ears Welcome to our New National Monument

June 26, 2017 0 Comments

Boldly protected by President Obama as a new National Monument, Bears Ears’ million plus acres of weathered sandstone, deep canyons, forests, ancient cliff dwellings and sacred rock art offer world-class opportunities for exploration, solitude and recreation.

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Jumbo Wild

Jumbo Wild

June 23, 2017 0 Comments

For decades, First Nations, conservationists, backcountry skiers and snowboarders have fought a proposed large-scale ski resort deep in the Purcell Mountains of British Columbia. After 25 years of opposition, what more will it take to keep Jumbo wild for good?
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#CrudeAwakening Help Protect Our Coast

#CrudeAwakening Help Protect Our Coast

June 23, 2017 0 Comments

An oil pipeline ruptured in Santa Barbara County on May 19, 2015, tarring the California coast with 140,000 gallons of thick crude oil that killed wildlife, soiled protected areas and closed beaches. With your help, we supported four recent bills in the California Legislature—three of which were signed into law on October 8, 2015. Join us in staying vigilant and continuing to fight risky oil development on our sensitive coast!
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Free the Snake: Restoring America’s Greatest Salmon River

Free the Snake: Restoring America’s Greatest Salmon River

June 23, 2017 0 Comments

Snake River Salmon have been trucked, put on barges, diverted up fish ladders—all in the hope that enough would get by four dams to reach their historic habitat in numbers that would assure their future. It’s not working: It’s time to breach the dams and reconnect wild salmon to this important watershed.
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The Fisherman’s Son: Ramón Navarro and Protecting Punta de Lobos

The Fisherman’s Son: Ramón Navarro and Protecting Punta de Lobos

June 23, 2017 0 Comments

Born and raised at Punta de Lobos, Ramón Navarro found his passion riding the biggest waves on the planet. But his accomplishments in giant surf are just one part of a bigger vision to protect the culture and environment of the Chilean coast.
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Mile for Mile: Crossing the Finish Line

Mile for Mile: Crossing the Finish Line

June 23, 2017 0 Comments

Thanks to the activism of ultrarunners Krissy Moehl, Jeff Browning and Luke Nelson, a great film by James Q Martin, donations from runners around the world, and a matching grant from Patagonia—the Mile for Mile campaign exceeded its goal and raised over $90,000. Conservacion Patagonica can now build over 50 miles of new trails in Patagonia Park, connecting locals and visitors from everywhere to this remarkable place.
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