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April, 2014

"Wilderness Forever" Photography Contest Winners

Wilderness Forever grand prize winner Rodney Lough Jr.'s image from Denali Wilderness The results are in from last summer's 50th anniversary photo contest hosted by Wilderness50 and Nature's Best Photography! The winning images, like this Grand Prize winner from photographer Rodney Lough Jr., will be displayed in the "Wilderness Forever" exhibit that opens in September in the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History.


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A student conducting invasive plant inventory using a GPS unit is a public wilderness information website formed in 1996 through a collaborative partnership between the Arthur Carhart National Wilderness Training Center and the Aldo Leopold Wilderness Research Institute--the federal government's wilderness training and research arms, respectively--and the College of Forestry and Conservation's Wilderness Institute at the University of Montana.

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