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Protecting Wild California

Join CalWild in protecting and restoring the state’s wildest natural landscapes and watersheds on public lands.

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Our campaigns to protect wild California.

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CalWild works in acres, not hours, to ensure the long-lasting preservation of California’s beloved wild places.






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Thousands of advocates like you have made California a leader in preserving and protecting our wild places and rivers. Join them and take action!

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CalWild protects and restores the state’s wildest natural landscapes and watersheds on public lands. These important wild places provide clean air and water, refuges and habitat connections for plants and wildlife, immense cultural values, outstanding opportunities for recreation and spiritual renewal, and are important tools in addressing climate change. CalWild is the only statewide organization dedicated solely to protecting and restoring the wild places and native biodiversity of California’s public lands.

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Policy Director Ryan Henson Reflects on 30 Years at CalWild
by Ryan Henson, Senior Policy Director April marked my 30th year at CalWild. It certainly doesn’t feel...
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Why Become a Member of CalWild?
You have many options to choose from when it comes to supporting environmental organizations. But only...
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Exciting VICTORIES!
With THREE major victories for conservation campaigns led by CalWild in the past two weeks, it is time...
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