About California Wilderness Coalition

The California Wilderness Coalition protects the natural landscapes that make California unique, providing clean air and water, a home to wildlife, and a place for recreation and spiritual renewal. They the only organization dedicated to protecting and restoring California’s wild places and native biodiversity on a statewide level. Since 1976, we have empowered local communities and conservationists to be the voice for wild California. The Conservation Lands Foundation works with the Coalition on the Friends of Kaweah/Wild Rivers Project.

From the blog

  • 04.25.14

    Friends Groups Celebrate Earth Day 2014

    According to the Wilderness Society, an estimated twenty million Americans celebrated the first Earth Day on April 22, 1970—forty five years ago this week.  The event drew extensive media attention and ushered in an era of unprecedented environmental legislation. In a recent op-ed, Alex Laskey–Conservation Lands Foundation Board Member and President and Founder … read more