Inspired by the natural beauty of North America—and in particular Wyoming’s Upper Hoback Valley—Joe Ricketts has devoted considerable time and resources to a variety of undertakings aimed at conserving the nation’s wildlife and wilderness areas. Over the years, he has supported many conservation organizations, including Ducks Unlimited, The Nature Conservancy, Trout Unlimited, and the Wyoming Wetlands Society. In 2013, he formalized his commitment to responsible environmental stewardship by creating The Ricketts Conservation Foundation.

Inspired by the natural beauty of North America—and in particular Wyoming’s Upper Hoback Valley—Joe Ricketts has devoted considerable time and resources to a variety of undertakings aimed at conserving the nation’s wildlife and wilderness areas. Over the years, he has supported many conservation organizations, including Ducks Unlimited, The Nature Conservancy, Trout Unlimited, and the Wyoming Wetlands Society. In 2013, he formalized his commitment to responsible environmental stewardship by creating The Ricketts Conservation Foundation.