The Cleanest Line
Louisa Willcox

Louisa Willcox

Louisa Willcox has advocated for preserving wild places and wildlife, including grizzly bears, for over 30 years. She served as Senior Wildlife Advocate forNatural Resources Defense Council, Grizzly Bear Project Director for Sierra Club, and Program Director for Greater Yellowstone Coalition. Louisa also served as Field Studies Director for Teton Science School in Jackson, Wyoming, and as a senior instructor for the National Outdoor Leadership School for a number of years. In 2014, she was given a lifetime achievement award from Yale. She lives with her husband, Dr. David Mattson, in Livingston. Montana.


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Taking Bearings on Yellowstone Grizzly Bear Delisting

Mar 4, 2016 March 4, 2016

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service recently announced its plans to remove Endangered Species Act protections from the Yellowstone grizzly bear. Patagonia along with many other environmental NGOs and citizens are taking a stand against this ruling and demanding continued protections for this iconic population of grizzly bears… Read More