By competing in WildEndurance you will not only be taking on a personal physical challenge - you will also be helping to protect our environment by raising at least $400 in sponsorship for The Wilderness Society.
We would like to introduce two campaigns of The Wilderness Society to you.
Western Australia's Kimberley coast is one of the natural wonders of the world. Adding to its significance, scientists have recently discovered important new dinosaur footprint tracks at James Price Point, north of Broome, which are 130 million years old.
Now picture this: a major gas hub and industrial port is proposed at this exact location - just the start of the resources boom hitting the Kimberley. Your support will help ensure that the Kimberley does not become just another massive mining wasteland. >>read more
Only 3% of our river systems in NSW are in pristine condition. The lifeblood of our country, our rivers and wetlands are the arteries of our landscape giving life and habitat to native wildlife.
Despite our rivers calling out for protection, a new big threat is on the horizon from coal seam gas (CSG) extraction. CSG threatens groundwater and surface water with pollution, depletion, salination, and wastewater dumping. Help us to ensure that the full environmental impact of the coal seam gas industry is unveiled before our irreplaceable river system are damaged forever. >>read more