"To educate the public in order to preserve reasonable public access to and sensible recreational multiple-use of public lands and waters (including motorized uses) in Northeastern Minnesota, especially the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW), with care for the environment."
1. Reasonable access to and sensible recreational multiple-use of public lands and waters.
2. The use of common sense.
3. Continued multiple uses of our National Forests and the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.
4. Caring for our natural environment. Being environmentally, economically and socially responsible.
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This is about saving our communities, our schools and our hospitals around the Boundary Waters. There have been concerted efforts by extreme preservation groups that are harming our communities, our state and our country. As President of Conservationists with Common Sense, CWCS has informed our members about the 86,000 acres of School Trust Lands in the Boundary Waters. Continue reading...
Winners of the CWCS Annual Meeting/Fund Raiser and Boat Raffle on Sunday, Sept. 11, 2017 at Whiteside Park at close of Harvest Moon Festival can be found here.
Why CWCS continues to fight...
"(We will) embark on a 10 year campaign to get every single motor out of the Boundary Waters." – Friends of the Boundary Waters lawyer, Brian O’Neill, quoted in the May 20, 1998 Minneapolis Star Tribune