June 30, 2016

White House Conference Sets Stage for New Era of Conservation


From the U.S. Department of the Interior: Community-driven conservation and outdoor recreation initiatives powering economy, protecting healthy lands, water and wildlife 03/02/2012 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, President Obama and members of his Cabinet convened the White House Conference on Conservation to engage directly with conservation leaders from all 50 states to strengthen partnerships and identify next […]

New National Water Trails System to Promote Healthy, Accessible Rivers


From the U.S. Department of Interior: 02/29/2012 WASHINGTON, D.C. — Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar today unveiled the National Water Trails System, a new network that will increase access to water-based outdoor recreation, encourage community stewardship of local waterways, and promote tourism that fuels local economies across America. Today’s announcement comes in advance of Friday’s White […]