Tag Archives: Boundary Waters

Is Scouting Still Relevant?

The Boy Scouts of America are going through big changes.  Membership has declined, and girls will be allowed to join and participate.  While the organization’s name is not changing, the program’s name will change to Scouts BSA this coming February.

Change Brings Mixed Emotions

Many people think that the program name change, and the admission...
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BWCA Wildfire on My Mind

Wild fires have dominated news on the west coast this summer.  Thankfully, it has been a “good” year for fires in the BWCA. Yet, I have been thinking about where I stand on wilderness fire management.

USFS Manages Boundary Waters Fires

The U.S. Forest Service (USFS) manages wilderness areas like the Boundary Waters. Generally, the...
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