Every year, Congress raises $900 million from the oil and gas industries, and those funds are supposed to go directly to land and water conservation. But did you know that the money almost never goes toward its intended purpose? In 39 of the past 40 years, Congress has failed to fully fund the Land & Water Conservation Fund, instead diverting the money to other uses. Let’s demand that Congress enforce a law that already exists for the good of our environment.
Click here to send an email to your Congressional delegates, calling on them to renew and fully fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
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We need to have adequate funding for land and water conservation. Our future generation is counting on it.
Thank you for bringing this to our attention and sharing the link to contact our elected officials.