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The Society strives to be the premier organization connecting people, places, knowledge, and ideas to foster excellence in natural and cultural resource management, research, protection, and interpretation in parks and equivalent reserves.

The GWS website has moved — join us at!

We've got a fresh look to the GWS web presence, and with a new look comes a new web domain:! We invite you to join us in our new home!

Welcome to the GWS Publications Archive

We've turned this site into an interactive archive for GWS publications

(April 2018) As noted at left, the main GWS website is now located at — please visit us there for all the latest happenings with the Society.

But if you are looking for GWS publications — you've come to the right place! We've turned our old web domain,, into an archive of the Society's publications.  You can use the "Publications" menu above to find and download — free of charge — the following GWS publications:

  • Our journal, The George Wright Forum
  • GWS Conference Proceedings
  • Our Park Break Perspectives Series

You can also access GWS's library of informational pages on various protected area topics through the "GWS in Action" menu above.