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.
National IssuesSpeak up for:
Energy Legislation - For the first time in nine years, Congress is working on comprehensive energy legislation that has a chance to reach the president's desk. America now has the challenge and the opportunity to reinvent how we generate, transport and use our electric power. We can meet the growing and changing needs of Americans while acting to ensure a prosperous, clean and secure energy future. Read more.
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.