November 10, 2016
Welcome to the Next Four Years of Conservation in America
After an election night upset, the Trump camp takes up the immediate task of assembling a new administration. Our work for fish and wildlife, as always, continues.
March 3, 2016
Plugging Our Phones—and Our Kids—into the Power of the Outdoors
What if our smart devices were part of a smart solution for fish and wildlife? Like most parents, I have kids’ games on my smartphone. They come in handy...
February 26, 2016
House Passes SHARE Act to Enhance Access for Hunting, Fishing, and Shooting
Vote marks next step in effort to pass broader package that benefits fish, wildlife, and America’s sportsmen Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational...
February 11, 2016
Congress Should Take a Page from Obama’s Proposed Budget
House and Senate should support increases for conservation funding that would benefit fish, wildlife, and sportsmen On Tuesday, President Obama unveiled his final budget proposal, a $4.1-trillion total ask...
October 1, 2015
Authorization for the Land and Water Conservation Fund Has Expired. What now?
At midnight last night, the authorization for one of America’s most important and popular conservation programs expired. The Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) has been used over the...
July 20, 2015
Glassing The Hill: July 20 – 24
The TRCP’s scouting report on sportsmen’s issues in Congress The House and Senate are in session this week. Both chambers gavel in on Tuesday with just two weeks left...
June 18, 2015
Why the Senate Should Start Over on Conservation Budget Talks
Conservation is underfunded in a fiscal year 2016 bill bogged down with riders Today the Senate Appropriations Committee approved a funding bill for the Department of the Interior and Environmental...
March 18, 2015
TRCP testifies for conservation funding
This morning, our Director of Government Relations, Steve Kline, testified to the Subcommittee on Interior, Energy, and the Environment for the House Committee on Appropriations. You can read his oral...
December 10, 2014
Inside the CRomnibus: Conservation funding and policy riders
Last night, congressional appropriators filed a $1 trillion fiscal year 2015 spending bill that would fund most government agencies through the fiscal year. Despite a few funding shortfalls and...
September 7, 2014
Congress, please help celebrate the LWCF’s 50th birthday in full fashion
Congress, we need your help to continue celebrating the Land and Water Conservation Fund’s 50th birthday. The nation’s leading hunting and fishing conservation organizations are calling on you to...
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