Featured Event2013 IWLA National Convention (Fredericksburg, VA)
Don’t miss your chance to network with Ikes from across the country, share “what works” in conservation and outdoor recreation projects, vote on conservation policies, and participate in the launch of our five-year strategic plan. You can also download the Officer Nomination Form from this page. : : MORE
Conservation Currents May 2013
IN THIS ISSUE: Strategic Plan Available for Review in May * Help Raise IWLA National Visibility * Learn More About Threats to the Upper Mississippi * Input Needed on Missouri River Conservation Plan * League Policy Priorities for 2013 * League Testifies on Budget Priorities * National Awards Deadline: June 1
The Clean Water Act: 40 Years of Progress in Peril
In 1972, a long-fought battle spearheaded by the Izaak Walton League and other conservation groups resulted in a Clean Water Act to protect America’s waterways from pollution. Forty years later, the conservation community finds itself facing another battle — this time to protect the Clean Water Act itself.
IWLA National Awards Nominations
Volunteers are the heart of the Izaak Walton League. Recognize the outstanding volunteers in your chapter – and the outstanding work you have done over the past year. It's quick and easy. And you deserve to be recognized! Deadline: June 1.
League Keeps Fighting to Restore Clean Water Protections
By Scott Kovarovics. The League continues the fight to restore Clean Water Act protections to streams, wetlands, and other important waters...
The Value of Chaos in Environmental Education
By Leah Miller, IWLA Clean Water Program Director. Have you ever planned with great care an environmental education activity for youth,...