​Conservation

Ag Conservation Funding Dodges a Bullet

It seems like a no-brainer to ensure conservation-minded farmers and ranchers have adequate resources to protect wildlife habitat and water quality. Unfortunately, Congress has a terrible record of following through on funding commitments in the Farm Bill.

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Year-End Federal Budget Bill a Mixed Bag for Conservation

In mid-December, Congress passed and President Obama signed major legislation to fund the federal government for the remainder of Fiscal Year 2016. In addition to funding federal agencies that manage natural resources and protect our air and water, this legislation also affects conservation issues important to the League.

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IWLA National Conservation Scholarships

Know a college student with a passion for protecting America's outdoors? Applications Due: April 1st.

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​Outdoor Recreation

Competition in Hunting: Just Say No

The effects of competition in hunting are varied and affect both prey animals and hunters themselves.

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Family Adventures in Nature Club Guidebook

Starting a Family Adventures in Nature (FAN) Club can help your chapter attract families – and keep them coming back. To help you get started, the League has created a "Family Adventures in Nature Club Guidebook" and free templates for marketing materials.

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Land and Water Conservation Fund: Can it Endure into the 21st Century?

The Land and Water Conservation Fund has helped conserve 3 million acres of land and water at the state level and more than 29,000 outdoor recreation projects. Will the Fund be available to support outdoor recreation opportunities in the future?

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