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Congress introduces bipartisan bill to recover fish and wildlife

RAWA provides funds for state wildlife agencies to implement their congressionally-mandated State Wildlife Action Plans. [...]

July 16, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

FL Rep. Rooney takes on the sugar industry

He says sugar farmers are in large part responsible for the blooms and believes he has the answer to solve the water crisis. [...]

March 18, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

House sends bipartisan public lands package to president

The usual anti public opinion senators Mike Lee (R-UT) and contrarian Rand Paul (R-KY) almost railroaded the LWCF out of existence, but failed. [...]

February 27, 2019 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, News, Slide

Rare good news in the “politics” of our fishing environment

Scientific advisory leadership in the White House is severely marginalized. Science is no longer helping shape U S policy. [...]

October 1, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: August 17 – 23, 2018

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

August 24, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Environmentalists ask Sen. Nelson to support sugar policy reform

Ninety members of Congress, from both major parties, have joined forces to fix what they see as overly generous support granted to sugar farmers via the federal Farm Bill. [...]

April 5, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

National Parks, government shutdown

According to the Department of the Interior, staff is to “keep national parks as accessible as possible while still following all applicable laws and procedures.” [...]

January 22, 2018 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Little Minds Threaten Steelhead Fisheries

The administration's assault on America's Best Idea Ever is not sitting well with millions of outdoor folks. We're awakening from slumber [...]

June 13, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Urge Congress to stand up for a clean Chesapeake Bay

Cuts to this vital work could reverse years of hard-won progress, and threaten clean water for the more than 18 million people who call the Chesapeake Bay watershed home. [...]

March 21, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Take Action

National Parks: Our parks – where ‘WE’ catch salmon, trout, tarpon and bass

Not long after the Civil War's most deadly battle, at Gettysburg, President Lincoln signed the Yosemite Land Grant law, protecting for all time—land secured for the future [...]

June 15, 2016 National Parks, RECENT, Slide