Association of protected area professionals

  • World Ranger Day 2016!

    World Ranger Day 2016!

    World Ranger Day is July 31 - celebrate our work to protect the world’s wilderness - continue to our WRD page for information and materials to help you celebrate! - Photo: Michelle A. Slavin/UNITE for the Environment, North Carolina Zoo
  • World Ranger Congress 2016 a Success!

    World Ranger Congress 2016 a Success!

    Visit our WRC page to read the Estes Park Declaration. The 9th World Ranger Congress will be held in 2019 in Nepal.
  • Postcards from the Field

    Postcards from the Field

    Meet the people who protect the world’s rarest wilderness
  • 2014 IRF Award Winners

    2014 IRF Award Winners

    The 2014 IRF Awards were presented at the World Ranger Congress in Sydney in November. Find out about the winners...