Wilderness Act

Forest Service and partners celebrate 50 years of the Wilderness Act

The family friendly fall celebration will be held Sept. 28 from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. at Middlebury College’s Breadloaf Campus, which is on Vermont Route 125 in Ripton, Vermont.

Forest Service and partners to celebrate 50 years of the Wilderness Act

The landmark Wilderness Act of 1964, which protects vast landscapes throughout America’s wild places, was signed 50 years ago by President Lyndon Johnson.

Vermont Legislature marks 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act

News Release — Sierra Club Feb. 19, 2014 MONTPELIER — The General Assembly today commemorated the golden anniversary of one of America’s greatest conservation laws, the Wilderness Act, with an official reading of a resolution honoring the law’s 50 year history. Today the Wilderness Act protects more than 100 million acres in their natural state […]

Vermonters for a Clean Environment files motion in Deerfield Wind Case

Yesterday attorneys representing VCE and seven other plaintiffs in the Deerfield Wind case filed a Motion for Summary Judgment with the US District Court of Vermont.