Outdoor America

As the Izaak Walton League of America marks its 100th anniversary year, we celebrate both our incredible legacy and our ongoing success. Learn more with in-depth stories from our Outdoor America magazine.


League Leader Joe Penfold Bridged Differences to Win Historic Conservation Victories

During his time with the Izaak Walton League, conservation legend Joe Penfold created several of America's most important environmental programs, saved priceless natural areas, and changed the national conservation about public lands.

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Izaak Walton Still Informs and Inspires Conservation

Understanding the history of Izaak Walton and the organization that borrowed his name is richly instructive for conservationists today. The original Ike championed a comprehensive strategy of conservation that shapes the policies and activities of all levels of government as well as the behavior of individual sportsmen, including modern-day League members.

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