Outdoor America Winter 2009

Outdoor America is the award-winning quarterly membership magazine of the Izaak Walton League of America. Each issue is filled with entertaining and educational articles about the exciting conservation work of IWLA members, as well as stunning photography. We also provide in-depth coverage of broader conservation subjects such as national energy policy, sprawl, and wetland loss. To begin receiving Outdoor America, become a League member by clicking here.


FEATURES


Turning Ideas Into Action
Good conservation requires good public policy. Influencing it is easier than you think.
By Scott Kovarovics

 


Wilderness Within Reach
Ikes lend their support to wilderness proposals in South Dakota and Pennsylvania.
By Kevin Proescholdt

 

 

Big Waters, Big Challenges
A look at restoration efforts on two of the League's long-standing priorities: The Upper Mississippi and Missouri Rivers. 
By Paul Lepisto, Brad Walker, and Brad Redlin


COLUMNS 

 

 

 

League Leader

 

The Time Is Right

 

A new political landscape brings new opportunities for conservation.

 

By Mike Williams, National President

 

 

 

Director's Chair

 

Building Momentum

 

From conservation programs to member services, 2008 was a great year for the League.

 

By David Hoskins, IWLA Executive Director

 

 

 

Ike Profile

 

Scientists as Citizens

 

Paul Bugas, Jason Hallacher, and Steve Reeser

 

By William H. Funk

 

 

 

Thinking Like a Mountain

 

An Unspoken Truth

 

We cannot address climate change without also stabilizing population growth.

 

By Kathleen Mogelgaard

 

 

 

Outdoor Ethics

 

Hounded by Questions

 

An old tradition comes under new scrutiny.

 

By David Hart, Field Editor

 

 

 

Last Stand

 

Go Green, Save Green

 

Chapters can lead by example by becoming more energy efficient.

 

By John Dickel


 

DEPARTMENTS

 

 

 

League Lines

 

Community-based conservation at work

 

 

 

Hooks & Bulletins

 

 

Program & policy news

 
 
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