Izaak Walton League of America
FeaturedIzaak Walton League Launches New Family Nature Club (9/29/14)
The Izaak Walton League’s new Family Adventures in Nature (FAN) Club – the first of its kind in Montgomery County, Maryland – gives families the opportunity to connect with nature, their own families, and their community. : : MORE
IWLA Strategic Plan: A Roadmap for the Future
The League engaged members across the country in creating a new strategic plan for the organization. We are pleased to provide you with the final plan, which League delegates approved at our 2013 national convention.
Conservation Currents September 2014
IN THIS ISSUE: Celebrating 50 Years of Conservation and Outdoor Recreation Opportunities; Ready, Set, Row!; New Youth Activities Online; Download Outdoor America Magazine; Celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day
IWLA Conservation Policies
This guide summarizes official positions developed by the Izaak Walton League over more than 90 years of work on conservation issues.
Outdoor America Summer 2014 (Issue 3)
IN THIS ISSUE: IWLA Strategic Plan and Youth: How League chapters are reaching youth – and what they need for the future * Save Our Streams: With a few simple steps, you can help solve America’s water quality problems * 50 Years of Wilderness: Celebrating America’s love affair with wild places
Overuse of Antibiotics in Agriculture Poses Threats to Human Health
Over the last few decades, the use of antibiotics for purposes other than treating human infections has become widespread throughout agriculture....
Adventures in Education
“Adventure: Mississippi River” aims to inspire students to experience their own adventures, help them understand potential environmental impacts of their everyday actions, and get them engaged in the rich history and diversity of species along the Mississippi River and its immense watershed.
Creek Freaks Workshop: Des Moines, IA (Oct 4-5)
Have you been looking for a way to share your love of the outdoors with kids in your community? We have the answer: CREEK FREAKS! Join us for a two-day workshop that will give you all the tools you need to hold your own youth events. Preregistration required.
Family Adventures in Nature: Autumn Hike (Oct 5)
Join the FAN Club for a mini-hike, wildlife identification, a snack, and autumn crafts at one of our beautiful Maryland chapters.
Family Adventures in Nature: Muddy Branch Creek (Oct 19)
Did you know the Muddy Branch Trail in Maryland runs for 9 miles from Route 28 down to the C&O Canal, and can be accessed from many neighborhoods along the way? Join the FAN Club to explore the trail and discuss how families can add nature to your outdoor play time.
Creek Freaks Workshop: Elgin, IL (Nov 1-2)
Creek Freaks are coming to a town near you! Want to start an outdoor education program but don’t know where to start? This two-day training will give you all the tools you need. Preregistration required!
2015 IWLA National Convention
Mark your calendars for July 14-17, 2015!