Tag: Natural Resources Management Act

  • NWTF celebrates passage of Natural Resources Management Act

    NWTF celebrates passage of Natural Resources Management Act

    EDGEFIELD, S.C. — The National Wild Turkey Federation applauds the passage of the Natural Resources Management Act (S. 47), a public lands package containing critical conservation program reauthorizations and provisions benefiting sportsmen and women nationwide. Senators Lisa Murkowski, R-AK, and Maria Cantwell, D-WA, introduced the bill in January.  The permanent reauthorization of the Land and Water […]

  • Historic Lands Package Ready for President’s Signature

    Historic Lands Package Ready for President’s Signature

    Sportfishing industry celebrates passage of numerous conservation and public access provisions  Alexandria, VA – February 27, 2019 – Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Natural Resources Management Act (S. 47), a historic legislation package. The American Sportfishing Association (ASA), which represents the recreational fishing industry, sees this as a major victory for public lands access, habitat […]

  • Boone and Crockett Club: Sportsmen’s Bill Passes House

    Boone and Crockett Club: Sportsmen’s Bill Passes House

    MISSOULA, Mont. (February 27, 2019) – The U.S. House of Representative passed the Natural Resources Management Act (S. 47). The bipartisan public lands package of bills that includes several key pieces of the Sportsmen’s Act passed the Senate on February 12, 2019, and is now awaiting the President’s signature to become law. “Bipartisanship is a hallmark […]

  • RMEF Lauds Passage of Natural Resources Management Act

    RMEF Lauds Passage of Natural Resources Management Act

    MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation strongly supports congressional action resulting in the passage of the Natural Resources Management Act (S. 47) which includes permanent reauthorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF). The House voted in favor of the proposal 363-62 just two weeks after the Senate approved the measure 92-8. “We wish […]

  • House Sends Bipartisan Public Lands Package to President’s Desk

    House Sends Bipartisan Public Lands Package  to President’s Desk

    Most significant conservation legislation passed by Congress in a decade includes permanent reauthorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund WASHINGTON – A massive package of public lands bills awaits the president’s signature following a vote today by the U.S. House of Representatives, making reauthorization of the Land and Water Conservation Fund and other key measures […]

  • Congress Approves Public Lands Package, Sends to President’s Desk

    Congress Approves Public Lands Package, Sends to President’s Desk

    February 26, 2019 (Washington, DC) – A long awaited package of provisions for sportsmen’s access and habitat conservation, the Natural Resources Management Act (S. 47) was advanced by the House of Representatives, and now heads to the President’s desk to be signed into law. A number of the provisions within S. 47 are access-oriented priorities of the […]

  • Boone and Crockett Club: Sportsmen’s Bills Pass Senate

    Boone and Crockett Club: Sportsmen’s Bills  Pass Senate

    MISSOULA, Mont. (February 13, 2019) – The Boone and Crockett Club, the oldest wildlife conservation group in the U.S., today praised the Senate’s passage of the Natural Resources Management Act (S. 47), a bipartisan package of bills that includes several key pieces of the Sportsmen’s Act. “This is good news for all sportsmen concerned about access to […]

  • Outdoor Recreation Industry Coalition Praises Senate Passage of Natural Resources Management Act

    Outdoor Recreation Industry Coalition Praises Senate Passage of Natural Resources Management Act

    Public Lands Package will help grow recreation economy for years to come  Alexandria, VA – February 13, 2019 – The Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR) – the nation’s leading coalition of outdoor recreation trade associations – strongly supports the passage of the Natural Resources Management Act (S.47) in the U.S. Senate. This momentous bipartisan legislation takes great strides in […]

  • Senate Passes Natural Resources Management Act, Recognizing Sportsmen’s Access Priorities

    Senate Passes Natural Resources Management Act, Recognizing Sportsmen’s Access Priorities

    February 12, 2019 (Washington, DC) – The Senate approved the Natural Resources Management Act (S. 47), which contains many longstanding priorities advocated by the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF), on a bipartisan vote of 92 – 8. Introduced by Energy and Natural Resources (ENR) Committee Chair and Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus (CSC) Member Senator Lisa Murkowski (AK) along with Senator […]

  • Sportsmen’s Bill Passes Senate

    Sportsmen’s Bill Passes Senate

    February 12, 2019 The Boone and Crockett Club, the oldest wildlife conservation group in the U.S., today praised the Senate’s passage of the Natural Resources Management Act (S. 47), a bipartisan package of bills that includes several key pieces of the Sportsmen’s Act. “This is good news for all sportsmen concerned about access to places […]