Action Alert: Support Dedicated Conservation Funding in Louisiana

Louisiana House Bill 762 (HB762) would create the Louisiana Outdoors Forever Fund and the Louisiana Outdoors Forever Program, which would work together to fund outdoor conservation projects in the state. Prioritized projects would include conservation of important natural areas, water quality improvements, working lands conservation, access improvements and the conservation of historic properties. TAKE ACTION …

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Action Alert: Funding for CWD Research and Management Needs Senate Support

The Chronic Wasting Disease Research and Management Act (S. 4111), introduced by Senators John Hoeven (R-ND), Martin Heinrich (D-NM) and a number of bipartisan cosponsors, was recently introduced in the United States Senate. The Act will support management efforts and research to combat chronic wasting disease (CWD), which is a contagious, neurological disease affecting deer, …

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CWD Roundup – May 2022

CWD Roundup is the National Deer Association’s (NDA) bi-monthly update on all things chronic wasting disease (CWD). We’ll provide the latest updates on CWD spread, research and policy from across North America. Updates are provided alphabetically by state and province. Alabama In early March, the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (ADCNR) announced that …

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Action Alert: Oppose Lead Ammo Bans on New York’s Public Lands

New York Assembly Bill 5728 (A5728) prohibits the use of lead ammunition in the taking of wildlife on wildlife management areas (WMAs), state forests, forest preserves, state parks or any other state-owned land that is open for hunting and on land contributing surface water to the New York city water supply. The bill has already …

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NDA Celebrates Senate Introduction of the CWD Research & Management Act

The National Deer Association (NDA) applauds Thursday’s introduction of the Chronic Wasting Disease Research and Management Act in the United States Senate. The bill’s introduction serves as a companion to the House of Representatives version, which passed the House in December. The NDA is proud to endorse the legislation, joining a strong group of conservation …

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