The 33-mile long Ruby Crest National Recreational trail, which leads through the heart of the Ruby Mountain Wilderness and its high alpine lakes, has a new extension with The Wilderness Land Trust’s purchase of the 413-acre Murphy Creek parcel. Friends of Nevada Wilderness helped to make this possible through individual contributions toward the purchase, and boy are we excited to share!
For the solstice week of June 17th, the FNW wilderness inventory crew evaluated wilderness characteristics in the Wall Canyon WSA complex...and they brought back some starlight.
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The Pine Forest Range Wilderness is one step closer to being a reality, after clearing the US Senate’s Energy and Natural Resource Committee.
Calling all photographers. Submit your best Nevada landscape and wildlife shots to the 2014 Wild Nevada calendar.
Spread the word! We're still hiring for Trail Crew Members to work on Forest Service-managed lands around Austin/Tonopah and Winnemucca.
Volunteers have planted over 6,000 bitterbrush and sagebrush seedlings in 4 weekends in an area of the Santa Rosa Range that was affected by the 2012 Hanson Fire.
What's possible in one weekend? A LOT, thanks to our incredible volunteers. This past weekend Friends of Nevada Wilderness volunteers were out on the ground in the North, the South, and places in between.
Happy Earth Day, everyone! For Friends of Nevada Wilderness, Earth Day is a day for ACTIVISTS! We are roaming the state with clipboards and petitions. So, where are all of our Friends of Nevada Wilderness today? Let us count the places...