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LEGACY OF CONSERVATION

A Century of Success & Trailblazers of American Conservation

Mardy & Olaus Murie

Mardy & Olaus Murie

Frank & John Craighead

Frank & John Craighead

John D. Rockefeller, Jr.

John D. Rockefeller, Jr.

Meg & Bert Raynes

Meg & Bert Raynes

Due to its wild nature, Jackson Hole has always drawn individuals who care deeply about our natural world.

With more than 100 years of land and wildlife conservation success stories to its credit, this ‘crucible of conservation’ is one of the

most significant wild areas in the world, with an unmatched- and growing – legacy of wildlife champions quietly guarding the gem.

Click on an icon to discover more about some of these conservation pioneers and the conservation legacies they’ve left behind

here in our valley.

Jackson Hole Wildlife Foundation

Being Wild Jackson Hole is an effort lead by the Jackson Hole Wildlife Foundation to help ensure survival of the wild spirit of this special place by embracing and promoting environmental stewardship, along with the values and actions that support it. We encourage visitors to learn about and participate fully in our conservation efforts.