We believe in the power of a big, bold idea — and of people like you.
Y2Y’s ambitious but achievable mission is to connect and protect habitat from Yellowstone to Yukon so people and nature can thrive. It is advancing because of all of us working together.
This progress is thanks to a growing movement of people, like you, determined to help carry out and scale up conservation work across the region. And it helps that we have unprecedented alignment in national and global commitments to nature, matched by significant levels of investment by governments, foundations, and businesses. It is a time for hope and to learn from what has come before.
Y2Y is a model for global conservation efforts. Your role is deeply appreciated, and integral to making the Y2Y vision a success. So many others from around the world have been and continue to be inspired to advance similar large landscape and seascape efforts, so getting it right in the Yellowstone to Yukon region also supports conservation at scale around the world.
Your support makes a tangible difference in safeguarding not just protected areas, but the spaces between them to restore and retain connectivity. Ultimately this work addresses climate change impacts, maintains habitat and biodiversity, supporting humans and nature into the future.
In 2022, due to your efforts to protect nature with Y2Y:
Find more details and celebrate in these successes in our 2022 impact report:
Header image: A group of elk climbing over a pass. Jacob W. Frank/NPS