The Agriculture and Wildlife Working Group, a coalition of the nation’s leading conservation and sportsmen organizations, focuses its attention to the critical process of implementation of the new programs through the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
ou may know the tale of Theodore Roosevelt’s Mississippi black bear hunt in the fall of 1902, his second year in office. After all, it’s one of the most famous hunts to have taken place on American soil, and it inspired the most famous toy in the world – the Teddy Bear. Read Full Story on the TRCP Website
Today, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that an additional 800,000 acres will be eligible for enrollment in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP), a Farm Bill initiative that has allowed agriculture producers to voluntarily conserve environmentally sensitive land—including prime wildlife habitat—for 30 years. Read Full Story on the TRCP Website
Sportsmen and -women understand that the LWCF is essential to the future of hunting and fishing in the U.S. Speak up in support of the LWCF. Take Action
Conservation is underfunded in a fiscal year 2016 bill bogged down with riders Read More
Sportsmen encouraged by emphasis on conservation of federal public lands vital to the future of this iconic game bird Read More
The Farm Bill greatly benefits fish, wildlife and related recreation on America’s private farms, ranches and forests. The TRCP is working hard to maintain the law’s conservation emphasis while reducing agricultural pollution to our streams, wetlands and estuaries.
Senior Director of Science and Policy