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Browsing the "Land and Water Conservation Fund" Tag

Our bête noire in-charge let the most valued conservation fund expire

From the Tongass National Forest in Alaska to the playground in your neighborhood, the Land and Water Conservation Fund gets involved [...]

October 2, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: Sept 14 – 20, 2018

This past week's news has been impactful. We're going steadily backwards on public lands, conservation, clean air and water. [...]

September 20, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: August 10 -16, 2018

Catch this past weeks summary of news items that affect the preservation of the outdoors, public lands, and fly fishing's latest happenings. [...]

August 17, 2018 RECENT, Slide

News: Rob Bishop (R Utah) alienates sportsmen by dismantling Conservation Fund

An insanely rabid bunch of anti-government folks that want to go back to Leave It To Beaver days have foisted upon us the likes of a Rep. Bob Bishop of Utah [...]

November 19, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: President uses “Bully Pulpit” to out anti-conservation members of Congress

Anti everything members of Congress allowed the Land and Water Conservation Fund to expire on September, 30th. Public opinion is 92% for the reauthorizing [...]

October 27, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Thoughtless DC politicians fight against LWCF

Where conservation so often loses out in the federal budget, it wins big in the Land and Water Conservation Fund, without being a burden on taxpayers [...]

September 15, 2015 Conservation, RECENT, Slide

Opinion: In Washington, we’re not getting what we pay for

The Land and Water Conservation Fund has been chronically underfunded leading to a number of missed opportunities for investing in important areas. [...]

July 8, 2015 Opinion, RECENT, Slide

News: The discombobulated may fumble, again

The Land and Water Conservation Fund protects public lands making sure families have places to play and preserving a strong sector of our nations economy. Outdoor treasures draw tourists nationwide [...]

June 29, 2015 Conservation, RECENT, Slide, Uncategorized

News: Park preservation fund may go by the wayside

The federal Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) is set to expire in Sept. It has been used for 50 years to acquire land deemed to have special historical or environmental significance [...]

May 27, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Again, Congress plans to gut conservation funding

Defunding conservation would have profoundly negative long-term impacts. America’s forty million hunters and anglers generate about $90 billion in economic activity each year [...]

April 6, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide