The Working Group on Wetlands is a gathering of representatives from the leading sportsmen and conservation organizations from around the country with the broadly defined goal of collaborating to promote wetlands protections on Capitol Hill and the general public.
In late October, we wrote about three upcoming attacks from Congress on sportsmen’s access to healthy headwater streams and wetlands. We’re now witnessing the aftermath of two of these attacks and, unfortunately for sportsmen, it’s not all good news. Read Full Story on the TRCP Website
A new survey of hunters and anglers is yet more evidence that sportsmen are overwhelmingly supportive of sensible protections for the nation’s smaller streams and wetlands. Read Full Story on the Trout Unlimited Website
Clean Water Act protections for wetlands and headwater streams remain at risk. Tell your congressmen and women, the Army Corps and EPA you support their efforts to clarify the Clean Water Act and urge them to finalize a rule that protects wetlands and headwater streams. Take Action
The plan sets a precedent for improving resiliency to drought and disaster without sacrificing fish and wildlife resources Read More
The bipartisan package of bills would prioritize recreation on federal lands and reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund Read More
The TRCP and partners are creating a vision for managing America’s saltwater recreational fisheries. Download the Report
Sportsmen are keenly aware of the value of clean rivers, lakes, streams and wetlands and the crucial habitat they provide for our favorite critters. It is imperative that we restore the protections for these waters that have been lost in recent years.
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