The American Wilderness Coalition seeks to protect
America's last remaining wilderness areas and expand our National
Wilderness Preservation System by providing additive resources and
advocacy assistance to wilderness activists at the local, state,
regional or national level.
Today there are more than 105 million acres of public land protected
as Wilderness. But there are millions more acres of wilderness quality
public land across the great American landscape that are unprotected.
We must act now to protect these last remaining pieces of America's natural
heritage before they are lost to encroaching development, irresponsible
off-road vehicle use, logging, mining, oil and gas drilling, and other
On this site you can learn more about what
you can do to protect America's wilderness areas. Go to our Take Action
page to learn what you can do help protect the Arctic National Wildlife
Refuge in Alaska, pristine public lands in Utah, or
other wilderness quality areas throughout the United States.