CWCS
CWCS - Conservationists With Common Sense

Conservationists With Common Sense

"Conservation is the wise use of our resources" - Gifford Pinchot, 1st Chief of USFS, 1907
CWCS - Conservationists With Common Sense

CWCS Supports:

Reasonable access to and sensible, multiple-use recreation of public lands and waters

Continued multiple-use of our National Forests and the BWCA
Being environmentally, economically and socially responsible
Caring for our natural environment
CWCS - Conservationists With Common Sense

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
CWCS - Conservationists With Common Sense

Conservationists with Common Sense (CWCS) is a true grassroots organization!

CWCS is a 501c(3) non-profit educational organization

Established in 1989 to disseminate accurate information about public lands and environmental issues.
CWCS - Conservationists With Common Sense

Public Access of Public Lands and Waters

with care for the environment

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CWCS - Conservationists With Common Sense

MAKE YOUR VOICE HEARD.

Conservationists With Common Sense

"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."

 

CWCS Supports

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.

Amplify Our Voice!

You can amplify our voice by writing letters to the editor explaining our positions. Click here for a list of email addresses where you can submit letters to the editor to area newspapers.


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CWCS Annual Meeting/Fund Raiser and Boat Raffle

 

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.


School Trust Land Exchange Education For Comment By Oct. 10, 2017

 

Click here for the latest misinformation from the Friends of the Boundary Waters on the School Trust Lands exchange in the Boundary Waters and the CWCS reply. Pick a few items to expand upon and put them in a letter/email with some comments of your own. It is best to not have a form type response with your comments.

Comments may be submitted by email to: superior@fs.fed.us

Comments must be submitted by 10/10/2017.


 

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