Last year, Americans made over 292 million visits to our beloved national parks. Many of these visits were families adventuring in our country’s most enjoyable places.
Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Department of the Interior, touted the economic importance of Americans wildlands at a forum in Washington, D.C. last week.
New legislation introduced today in the House and the Senate would undermine state and federal planning efforts, nearly complete, to conserve the greater sage grouse and perpetuate uncertainty faced by all westerners, according to The Wilderness Society.
The Department of Energy released a new report on energy that details important information on the nation’s energy infrastructure.
[ Congress Must Renew Land and Water Conservation Fund, a Bedrock Law that Has Helped Thousands of Communities across the U.S. ]
Authorization for LWCF runs out on September 30 2015.