And as in forestry, it will be much easier and cheaper to preserve, by forethought, what he needs (wilderness), then to create it after it is gone. Aldo Leopold
The National Wilderness Stewardship Alliance exists to bring together the wilderness stewardship community into a growing network of volunteer-based non-profit organizations that provide stewardship for America's enduring resource of wilderness. Read More
What's Happening -
REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN - Early Bird Pricing in Effect through September 30.
Last few days to get discounted room rates at the Hampton Inn or Hilton Garden Inn - Deadline is September 20th.
The 2019 National Wilderness Workshop is October 23-26, 2019, in Bend Oregon.
The theme for the Workshop is:
The Path from Recreationist to Steward; Engaging Wilderness Users to Care for the Places They Cherish
We have a strong line up of speakers, events, demonstrations and posters planned for Bend.
Remember to make airline and hotel reservations early. Bend is accessible but the number of flights in and out are limited. Hotel room block special rates are available only through September 20th.
Spring 2019/2018 Recap NWSA Newsletter Now Available...
NWSA Wilderness Stewardship Performance Partnership Funding Selections Announced
The Wilderness Stewardship Performance (WSP) Partner Funding program had 32 proposals submitted. 18 projects were able to be funded. Find out more with this Fact Sheet.
See the Funding Programs webpage for all the details. Click Here
It's Time to Join or RENEW your NWSA Membership. Don't miss out on NWSA Funding Programs.
Memberships end September 31, 2019. Remember to renew your NWSA Membership for 2019-2020. Click here for details.
It is now time to renew membership in NWSA for the 2019 Fiscal Year. Membership runs October-September matching the US Government Fiscal Year. Participate in webinars, apply for grants, get discounts at workshops and conferences. Be kept advised of news and events affecting the wilderness stewardship community. Join the community today!
Want to work in wilderness? Check out the Job Postings Here