Social Media Feeds

Facebook Feed

It’s Friday, and I bet you’re itchin’ to get your weekend adventure started. For our Chesapeake Program Manager, nothing beats escaping the hustle like spending time in the woods — stream hopping with fly rod in hand and a pup by her side. Before you head out, take action to protect our national forests!

The U.S. Forest Service is proposing sweeping policy changes that would eliminate public involvement and environmental review for most national forest decisions, including logging projects, road construction, and even pipelines.

Our southeastern public lands are ecological wonders, with rare old growth forests, habitat for an astounding diversity of imperiled species, and clean water for millions of people downstream. Public lands, like Monongahela National Forest in West Virginia in the photo, provide playgrounds for the adventurous and solitude for the harried soul. With all of these values, it’s easy to see why public input is so crucial. Take a moment to tell the Forest Service why your voice matters in how we use our public lands at Deadline is Monday, August 12.
See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Latest Tweets

  • SouthWingsBurning our southern forests for electricity is not a climate crisis solution. Enviva, the world's largest wood pel… ,
  • SouthWingsRivers, streams, lakes, and wetlands don't adhere to state lines -- that's why we need federal laws to defend clean… ,
  • SouthWingsThe Trump Admin weakened the Endangered Species Act today favoring business interests over protecting plants and an… ,
  • SouthWingsGreat news for WNC wildlife! Our partners have purchased 187 acres in Haywood County near the Pigeon River to… ,
  • SouthWingsNew evidence shows 9 coal ash ponds Georgia Power wants to cap in place are submerged in groundwater. @SELC,… ,
  • SouthWingsNew report shows natural gas developers & regulators broke their promises to limit impacts to the waters of VA & WV… ,
  • SouthWingsThe U.S. Forest Service is proposing to take away public notice, comments, and scientific input for over 93 percent… ,
  • SouthWingsAlongside volunteer pilots, effective conservation partnerships form the core of SouthWings’ program strength. So f… ,
  • SouthWingsWe're a small organization doing big things to protect vulnerable Southeastern ecosystems with more volunteer pilot… ,
  • SouthWingsCongratulations to our partner Dean Wilson of on being chosen as one of twenty Waterkeeper Warriors!… ,