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The best way to keep Wilderness wild and full of adventure is to join us!  Whether you are a Student, Seasonal, Professional, Retiree, or Charter-level supporter, we need your expertise and assistance to further the preservation of wilderness.  Sign up your organization or office with our Business Membership and become a cornerstone in our Community of Practice.  Check out our tiered, four-level membership below and find the right membership for you:


Built for those pursuing their education or building their career through seasonal work in natural resource managment.  This membership offers you discounts on gear and training needed to be a field professional, and the opportunity to receive mentorship from our professional, retired and charter members to help you in your networking and job troubleshooting needs.  

Student - $20 Annual Membership Dues

Seasonal - $20 Annual Membership Dues


Designed to connect you with peers and offer professional advancement, this membership helps you keep up-to-date with wilderness issues and engage in training and mentorship for the next generation of stewards.

Professional - $60 Annual Membership Dues

Retiree - $45 Annual Membership Dues


The Charter memberships are created for those of you who want to help shape the future of SWS.  In addition to gaining all of the benefits of the Professional/Retiree membership, Charter members receive unique wilderness gifts and invitations to special events.

Supporter - $100 Annual Membership Dues

Leader - $250 Annual Membership Dues

Champion - $500 Annual Membership Dues

Steward - $1000 Annual Membership Dues


Created to help district offices, field offices, and NGOs meet your wilderness management objectives, stay up-to-date on wilderness issues, and engage with a host of wilderness resources.

Business - $150 Annual Membership Dues

Join today and become a part of our Community of Practice.

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The Society for Wilderness Stewardship is a non-profit, charitable organization under the 501 (c)(3) section of the Internal Revenue Code.