Great Old Broads for Wilderness is a national organization that engages and ignites the activism of elders to preserve and protect wilderness and wild lands. We bring voice, knowledge, commitment, and humor to the movement to protect our last wild places on earth.
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and a Happy, Healthy, and WILD New Year!
We’re making big plans for 2015!
Look for details on our 2015 Broadwalks and Broadworks programs in January, and join us for education, advocacy, stewardship, and fun in amazing locations!
Mexican Wolf Recovery Endangered
30-day Comment Period ends December 27, 2014 – YOU CAN HELP!
Advocates fear the extinction of the Mexican gray wolf, due to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s proposed changes to the federal rule governing the Mexican gray wolf reintroduction. More…find out what Broads are doing and how you can help…
Broads Joins Suit Over Gunnison Sage Grouse Listing
On November 20, 2014, Broads joined with Wild Earth Guardians, Wild Utah Project, and sage grouse biologist Clait Braun to notify the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service of our intent to sue for “failure to follow best available science” in its listing of the Gunnison sage grouse as threatened. This listing denies the full protection of an endangered status. More…
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Broads supports the BLM’s Lawful Public Process and the Closure of Recapture Canyon to Motorized Access Federal authorities filed charges against five men for their alleged part in an ATV protest ride in Recapture Canyon in May. San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman, Monte Wells, Shane Marian, Franklin Holliday, and Jay Redd were charged with “operation of…
“Wilderness is a resource which can shrink but not grow…the creation of new wilderness in the full sense of the word is impossible.” — Aldo Leopold (American ecologist, forester, and environmentalist, considered to be father of American wildlife management) Wild Reads for All Ages In commemoration of President Lyndon Johnson signing into law the Wilderness Act and…