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Dec 14 2023

Key Senate Committee Approves Wild Olympics Bill for First Time

Today, the Wild Olympics Coalition cheered a major milestone for the Wild Olympics Wilderness and Wild and Scenic Rivers Act sponsored by Senator Patty Murray and Representative Derek Kilmer (D-WA-06) […]

Jul 13 2023

Local Supporters Cheer as Momentum for Wild Olympics Continues

The Wild Olympics Act, reintroduced by U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and U.S. Representative Derek Kilmer (D-WA06) at the start of this year’s Congressional session, crosses the next hurdle on […]

Apr 20 2023

Wild Olympics Act Reintroduced in Congress

Reintroduction by Senator Murray and Representative Kilmer builds upon the momentum from last year, during which the Wild Olympics bill passed the House with bipartisan support and advanced further than […]

Dec 13 2022

Story of the Wild Olympics Campaign Published as Feature Article by The Seattle Times

“15-year campaign to expand wilderness nears finish line” Gregory Scruggs The Seattle Times | December 13, 2022 DEER RIDGE TRAIL, OLYMPIC NATIONAL FOREST — Little in the Olympic Mountains comes […]

Jul 18 2022

Local Supporters Cheer House Passage of Wild Olympics Bill as part of 2022 NDAA

Local Supporters Cheer House Passage of Wild Olympics Bill as part of 2022 NDAA

On Thursday, July 14, the Wild Olympics Coalition cheered a major bi-partisan vote in congress, which helped advance public lands legislation, including the Wild Olympics Wilderness and Wild and Scenic […]

Nov 10 2021

Washington Wild Coordinates Letter to Rep. Adam Smith in Thanks for Advocating for Wild Olympics as part of the NDAA

Washington Wild Coordinates Letter to Rep. Adam Smith in Thanks for Advocating for Wild Olympics as part of the NDAA

On November 10, Washington Wild sent a letter to Rep. Adam Smith (D-WA-09) undersigned by 32 progressive and environmental organizations, elected officials, and local businesses thanking him for his leadership […]

Oct 25 2021
Sep 24 2021

Local Supporters Cheer House Passage of Wild Olympics Bill as part of NDAA

Local Supporters Cheer House Passage of Wild Olympics Bill as part of NDAA

The Wild Olympics Coalition cheered a major bi-partisan vote in Congress yesterday that helped advance important public lands and rivers legislation forward, including the Wild Olympics Wilderness and Wild and […]

Jun 16 2021

Local Peninsula Support for Wild Olympics Grows as Senate holds Hearing

Local Peninsula Support for Wild Olympics Grows as Senate holds Hearing

Dozens of local CEOs, businesses, and elected officials from multiple sectors of the economy announced their support for the Wild Olympics Wilderness and Wild & Scenic Rivers Act today as […]

Apr 5 2021

Positive Media Attention on Wild Olympics Bill as it moves Forward in Congress

Positive Media Attention on Wild Olympics Bill as it moves Forward in Congress

The House of Representatives passed the Wild Olympics Wilderness and Wild and Scenic Rivers Act (H.R. 999) on February 26 after being introduced by Representative Derek Kilmer.  The bill is part […]