Scenic America has historically worked on a wide range of issues related to scenic conservation. You can find more information about our work and activities using the links to the issue areas below.
Learn all about the National Scenic Byways program administered through the Federal Highway administration, including what you can do to contribute!
Learn how tree conservation can have positive environmental, economic and health benefits for communities as well as what you can do to help.
Community Planning & Design
The appearance of our neighborhoods is important in determining how we feel about them. Learn more about how to get active in your community’s design here.
Scenic Easements & View Protection
Learn more about scenic easements, how they support scenic conservation, and how you can get involved here.
As telecommunication towers become more numerous, they contribute more to visual pollution. Learn more about creative solutions and how you can get involved here.
Carefully planning development is an important step in building a community you can be proud of. Learn more about how context sensitive solutions can help here!
Underground Utility Wires
Did you know above ground utility wires are not only unsightly, but also dangerous and unnecessarily costly to maintain? Learn more about the alternatives here.
Energy Equity and Scenic Equity
Marginalized communities are often disproportionately impacted by pollution, a lack of investment in clean energy solutions, and a lack of understanding about renewable energy choices. They also suffer from lack of scenic equity.