Every day, decisions are made at the local, state and national level that affect the health of our lands, the water we drink and the air we breathe. Read more about the issues you care about and then Use Your Outside Voice to call your Congressman, write to your Senator or attend a town hall meeting.
Support nature and help support programs that will protect the outdoor places you love.
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Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) - The Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) protects land and water for nature and people.
Read how LWCF balances the loss of a natural resource – offshore oil and gas – by using a portion of drilling fees to protect important land and water resources.
Wildfire Disaster Funding - The Wildfire Disaster Funding Act would fund emergency wildfires like other emergencies, ensuring that forest and conservation programs are not raided when suppression funds are depleted. This would bring up-front funding certainty for fire fighters and stability for forest health enhancement activities. Learn More.
Great Lakes Restoration Initiative - The Trump administration's proposed budget entirely cuts the funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI), a conservation program that has historically had robust bipartisan support. Read More.