50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act

Local events to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act include:

Read these two articles featuring quotes from professor Martin's Nie the act's future, published this month on Greenwire: Wilderness: Nation's premier conservation law enters era of compromise and in Earth Island Journal: A New Challenge for Wilderness: To Intervene or Not to Intervene?

Interested in studying wilderness issues? Get a minor in Wilderness Studies or take field courses through UM's Wilderness Institute