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America’s peril, embracing backwardness

It even sounds stupid - end clean water rules. Most Americans would like to strengthen them. We could be an example to the world for stopping water pollution. [...]

July 11, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

“America’s Greatest Idea” is under attack

The United States of America is unique in the world because of public lands. Protecting them, and clean air and water should never be politicized [...]

May 2, 2017 News, RECENT, Slide

Will mining our national parks make us GREAT?

This issue has been dormant for 40 years because amongst Democrats and Republicans there’s a consensus that we shouldn’t drill in our national parks [...]

April 21, 2017 RECENT, Slide

News: President Obama Signs Outdoor REC Act into Law

Given the McMorris Rodgers’ nomination as Interior Secretary, President-elect Trump, paradoxically, voiced support for maintaining fishing and hunting on public lands. Go figure? [...]

December 12, 2016 News, RECENT, Slide

Public Lands Series: Expansion and a new National Monument good news for anglers

The free market, state-ownership minded opponents lash out at anything that expands the Feds' role. Science in these matters has proved them wrong, every time . [...]

August 30, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Public Lands Series, Slide

Of Interest: The Ted Williams interview by Monte Burke

It doesn’t follow that most sportsmen are environmentalists. As a group they tend to be politically naïve and easily manipulated by their worst enemies [...]

December 16, 2015 Of Interest, RECENT, Slide

News: Everglades National Park GMP formally adopted

While work may start on some plan elements, Ramos emphasizes, "Implementing the plan will not happen all at once and is likely to take many years, as funds and resources become available." [...]

November 3, 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

News: Obama’s environmental strides…

President Obama, committed to protecting the ocean and its marine ecosystems has launched landmark initiatives and policies to protect and preserve some of our country’s most special places [...]

October 20, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Obama broadens Pacific Remote Islands National Marine Monument

Obama has protected more acres of federal land and sea by executive power than any other president in at least 50 years and the area is off-limits to commercial fishing [...]

October 9, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide