• Don't Shrink the Superior National Forest
     Sign our petition to the Forest Service http://www.change.org/p/u-s-forest-service-don-t-shrink-the-superior-national-forest
  • Cook County protects BWCA horizons
     Votes for towers not visible in BWCA http://www.friends-bwca.org/2015/03/cook-county-board-protects-bwca-horizons/
  • "We cannot afford this scene in Minnesota"
     Friends Policy Director testifies at MN Legislature http://www.friends-bwca.org/?p=6287

Latest News »

  • Friends opposes BWCA land exchange proposal

    – The Friends of the Boundary Waters Wilderness opposes the proposed Boundary Waters land exchange and urges its members and supporters to tell the U.S. Forest Service “don’t shrink the Superior National Forest.”

  • Cook County board protects BWCA horizons

    – In a unanimous vote, the Cook County Board of Commissioners shortened two proposed communication towers, ensuring that the towers would not be visible in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

  • Daub: “We cannot afford this scene in Minnesota”

    – Read and watch Friends Policy Director Betsy Daub's testimony to the Minnesota Legislature about the Mount Polley disaster and risks to the Boundary Waters and Lake Superior.

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