Tag: Land and Water Conservation Fund

  • Great American Outdoors Act Passes House; Mule Deer Foundation Praises Public Lands Conservation Bill

    Great American Outdoors Act Passes House; Mule Deer Foundation Praises Public Lands Conservation Bill

    Salt Lake City, UT: Today the Mule Deer Foundation commended the U.S. House of Representatives for its historic action in passing the Great American Outdoors Act by a vote of 310-107. The bill is a victory for public lands hunters because it fully and permanently funds land conservation through the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) […]

  • Coalition of Outdoor Businesses Applauds House Passage of the Great American Outdoors Act, Calls on the President to Move Quickly to Sign the Bill

    Coalition of Outdoor Businesses Applauds House Passage of the Great American Outdoors Act, Calls on the President to Move Quickly to Sign the Bill

    WASHINGTON, DC — Moments ago, the US House of Representatives passed the Great American Outdoors Act. The legislation will finally fully fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF), the most important source of federal funding to conserve our land and water and to create and develop parks, trails, boat launches, and other recreation areas that […]

  • Houston Safari Club Foundation Supports Passage of Great American Outdoors Act

    Houston Safari Club Foundation Supports Passage of Great American Outdoors Act

    (Houston, TX- June 19, 2020) Houston Safari Club Foundation fully supports the passage of the Great American Outdoors Act.  The U.S. Senate has passed the landmark conservation legislation introduced by U.S. Senators Cory Gardner (R-CO), Joe Manchin (D-WV), Steve Daines (R-MT), Rob Portman (R-OH), Mark Warner (D-VA), Angus King (I-ME), Lamar Alexander (R-TN), Maria Cantwell […]

  • The Association Applauds the Senate for Passage of the Great American Outdoors Act

    The Association Applauds the Senate for Passage of the Great American Outdoors Act

    Washington D.C. (June 18, 2020)- The Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies is pleased to see passage of the Great American Outdoors Act (S. 3422) through the full Senate yesterday, with a majority vote of 73-25. This historic bipartisan conservation legislation would support State recreation and parks programs, facilitate public access to outdoor recreation on state and federal […]

  • Delta Waterfowl Applauds Senate Passage of the Great American Outdoors Act

    Delta Waterfowl Applauds Senate Passage of the Great American Outdoors Act

    The landmark conservation-funding bill invests in waterfowl habitat enhancements and quality duck hunting opportunities BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — Today the U.S. Senate passed historic legislation that will have long-term benefits for wildlife conservation, ducks and duck hunters. The Great American Outdoors Act (S. 3422) passed with overwhelming bipartisan support and includes two elements of special […]

  • Governors Hail Passage of Great American Outdoors Act

    Governors Hail Passage of Great American Outdoors Act

    WASHINGTON – Governors applaud the passage of S. 3422, the Great American Outdoors Act. This bipartisan legislation will help states to meet their outdoor recreation needs by providing stability and certainty in funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund, and it does much to address the substantial backlog of deferred maintenance in national parks. As Congress considers ways […]

  • Senate Passes Great American Outdoors Act

    Senate Passes Great American Outdoors Act

    Bill’s passage proves that conservation transcends partisanship (Washington D.C)—The U.S. Senate today in a 73-25 vote passed the Great American Outdoors Act giving hunters and anglers a major win. This bipartisan bill fully and permanently funds the Land and Water Conservation Fund and invests in the crumbling infrastructure on federal public land. “Today’s vote is historic in […]

  • NWTF Thanks U.S. Senate for Passing Great American Outdoors Act

    NWTF Thanks U.S. Senate for Passing Great American Outdoors Act

    EDGEFIELD, S.C. — The National Wild Turkey Federation applauds the U.S. Senate for its action to protect the nation’s public lands and provide permanent funding for conservation. The U.S. Senate voted to approve the Great American Outdoors Act, championed by Sen. Cory Gardner (R-Colorado), Sen. Steve Daines (R-Montana) and Sen. Joe Manchin (D-West Virginia). Senate […]

  • DU applauds Senators Daines and Tester

    DU applauds Senators Daines and Tester

    Montana lawmakers help pass the Great American Outdoors Act, which guarantees $90 million/year to improve public lands WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, thanks to the support of Sen. Jon Tester and Sen. Steve Daines, the U.S. Senate passed S. 3422, the Great American Outdoors Act. This is a bipartisan bill to improve our public lands, stabilize […]

  • DU applauds passage of the Great American Outdoors Act

    DU applauds passage of the Great American Outdoors Act

    Senate passes bill to guarantee $900 million annually to LWCF, address maintenance backlog on public lands WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the U.S. Senate passed S. 3422, the Great American Outdoors Act, a bipartisan bill to improve our public lands, stabilize funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) and provide economic relief to help […]