Across the aisle, across the country
In the decades we’ve been in business here at Trout Unlimited, we’ve seen politics come and go.
Whether you’re from a red state or a blue state doesn’t matter. But your commitment to conservation does.
We are dedicated to being part of the process of protecting our rivers and the lands we as sportsmen and women depend upon in a proactive and respectful way.
These days there are a lot of issues that stand to divide us if we let them. But fundamentals such as clean water, clean air, protecting public lands and working toward leaving these resources better for the next generation are not now, nor should they ever be divisive.
As anglers, we know the importance of coming to the table and being part of the conversation. It is in that spirit that we offer the following list of ways to contribute to the issues we believe impact sportsmen and women most.
This is a dynamic time for conservationists. We will be updating this list as issues evolve. Check in, speak up and keep fighting the good fight.
For clean water and good fishing, there is nothing more important than the laws protecting the headwaters of our streams and rivers. But those protections are now threatened.
It has taken Congress no time to try to sell off the public lands that belong to us all. Multiple bills have already been introduced and we expect more to come. The time to protect our sporting heritage is now.
Wrong mine. Wrong place. Plain and simple. Bristol Bay is North America’s powerhouse for salmon — the largest sockeye salmon producer in the world. As a major local and international economic driver, Bristol Bay must be protected.
A dollar spent on conservation not only protects our natural resources, it fuels a multi-billion dollar industry and creates millions of jobs. Now more than ever, we need to invest in conservation and our future.
Want more ideas?
Acting for conservation can take on many forms. And to make an impact for future generations, we must all be willing to donate our talents, whatever they may be.
Whether it is volunteering at a local stream clean-up, making a dollar contribution to a conservation organization or participating in the political process, your contribution is never too small.
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