California's Top 5 Threatened Places

Emblematic of what California's land and waterscapes have to offer, these places need our immediate help.

These five places are among the most threatened public lands in California. Ranging from wild rivers to dry deserts, from the far northern mountain ranges of California to the southern Mojave, these places face a myriad of threats from all angles. CalWild and our supporters are working tirelessly to ensure protection for these wild places. Your action is needed now for all of these. On each page, you can find ways you can help through writing letters of support, calling your representatives, or donating directly to our campaigns.

San Joaquin River Gorge
Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument. Photo courtesy of BLM.
McCloud River
Mojave Trails. photo by Mason Cummings
Cadiz Valley

Read the latest updates specific to our Top 5 Threats: