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.
Turning Ideas Into
Big Waters, Big
The Time Is Right
A new political landscape brings new opportunities for conservation.
By Mike Williams, National President
From conservation programs to member services, 2008 was a great year for the League.
By David Hoskins, IWLA Executive Director
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
Hounded by Questions
An old tradition comes under new scrutiny.
By David Hart, Field Editor
Go Green, Save Green
Chapters can lead by example by becoming more energy efficient.
By John Dickel
Community-based conservation at work
Hooks & Bulletins
Program & policy news