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Time to Vote

By Rose Marcario, CEO   |   Sep 24, 2018 September 24, 2018

Today, 150 leading companies are coming together in support of a vital common goal: getting more people out to vote. By joining the nonpartisan Time to Vote campaign, businesses from Walmart to Lyft as well as small businesses from coast to coast have made real commitments to help employees and… Read More

Get On The (omni)Bus!

Get On The (omni)Bus!

Jan 13, 2009 January 13, 2009

 Lovers of wilderness take note: some long-fought land legislation has just been kicked into high gear. Senate Bill 22, aka. the Omnibus Public Lands Management Act, has been taking shape over the past few years. While stymied repeatedly by vigorous filibuster, a recent re-shuffling of the Congressional deck… Read More

Big Wall Trash a Big Problem in Yosemite

Big Wall Trash a Big Problem in Yosemite

By Lynn Hill   |   Jul 30, 2007 July 30, 2007

After speaking with my friends, Mike Lechlinski and Mari Gingery about their experiences in Yosemite and climbing on El Capitan this summer, I learned that many climbers are not doing their part in keeping the big walls clean. Apparently many people “accidentally” or even intentionally drop their garbage and poop… Read More

Members of the Porcupine caribou herd crossing the Hulahula River in the Arctic Refuge. Caribou travel in groups and migrate at different times: Pregnant females, some yearlings and barren cows are the first to travel north toward the coastal plain, followed by males and the rest of the juveniles. Photo: Florian Schulz

The Fight to Protect the Arctic Refuge Has Just Begun

By Patagonia   |   Dec 27, 2017 December 27, 2017

“Americans have voiced overwhelming support for protecting the Arctic Refuge, and the fight is far from over. If we destroy the Arctic Refuge today, we will never get that wild, unspoiled wilderness back.” —Rose Marcario, President and CEO of Patagonia On December 20, Congress passed the tax bill… Read More

Photo: Garrett Grove

Keep Jumbo Wild: The Fight to Protect Jumbo Glacier

By Mike Berard   |   Oct 28, 2015 October 28, 2015

For 24 years, residents of the Kootenays in British Columbia, Canada, have been largely opposed to a proposed year-round ski resort in the heart of the Central Purcell Mountains—a region that encompasses both cherished alpine backcountry and critical core grizzly bear habitat. At the time this story was going to… Read More

Mule Deer and Underpasses

Mule Deer and Underpasses

Feb 20, 2009 February 20, 2009

As part of our Freedom to Roam campaign, we’re interested in Corridors that Work, wildways that help animals migrate or travel between protected areas. Recently, we heard about a series of underpasses built on Highway 30 in western Wyoming. This part of Wyoming is home to about 100,000… Read More

Photo: Ben Moon

Free the Snake Flotilla Action!

By Patagonia   |   Oct 8, 2015 October 8, 2015

On Saturday October 3, 2015, over 300 people—fishermen, Native Americans, farmers, orca lovers, business owners, students, salmon advocates, kayakers, and conservationists—took to the lower Snake River in southeastern Washington, a short distance from the Lower Granite Dam. Together, this diverse group formed the “Free the Snake… Read More

Help Save Trestles, Fight the Toll Road

Help Save Trestles, Fight the Toll Road

Jan 24, 2008 January 24, 2008

Every time I exit the 101 south onto the Pacific Coast Highway north of Ventura, I think about the surf spot Stanley’s and how it was destroyed in order to build the freeway offramp. I never got the chance to surf Stanley’s. It was paved over before my… Read More

Winter’s Coming. Are You Getting COALed?

Winter’s Coming. Are You Getting COALed?

Oct 10, 2007 October 10, 2007

Recent developments along the Alternative Energy arena here in Nevada have got some nationalimplications. On the home front, Nevadans are getting heated up about the push for increased coal production in the eastern part of the state. It’s another version of the increasingly familiar refrain: take the new jobs now,… Read More

When Plastic is Not So Fantastic

When Plastic is Not So Fantastic

Jun 6, 2007 June 6, 2007

Plastic bags make me cringe. They’re given away excessively at grocery stores and markets with barely a thought as to how they’ll be disposed or where they might end up. One gallon of milk? Two plastic bags. Greeting card? Plastic bag. Fresh produce? One plastic bag for each variety please. Read More

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