#WildlifeWednesday - Celebrating 55 years of the Wilderness Act!
On an early September day 55 years ago, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the Wilderness Act. This historic bill established the National Wilderness Preservation System (NWPS) and set aside an initial 9.1 million acres of wildlands for the use and benefit of the American people. Over the past 50 years, and as a Read more...
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