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  • Workshop Set on Sustaining North America's Hunting Heritage

    A full-day workshop about how the North American model of wildlife conservation may be used to ensure the relevance of hunting is primed and loaded for March 25. Entitled “The North American Model of Wildlife Conservation: Affirming the Role, Strength a...
  • Watered Down Energy Bill Enacted

    In another end-of-session effort to complete large legislative packages, Congress rallied to pass the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (P.L. 110-140), which was signed into law on December 19, 2007. Primary components of the enacted legisl...
  • Corn Prices as High as an Elephant’s Eye Bodes Ill for CRP

    Record-high or near-record crop prices do not bode well for the near future of the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) and the wildlife that depends on the habitat that CRP provides, according to the Wildlife Management Institute. Driven by the recent ...
  • Massive Government Spending Bill Signed into Law

    President George W. Bush signed into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act (P.L. 110-161) on December 26, 2007, providing funding for government agencies for fiscal year (FY) 2008. The massive $555 billion spending bill combined 11 of the 12 individ...
  • Got Warming?

    Global warming and climate change were at or near the top of the list of national discussions in 2007. That will be no different in 2008 and, in fact, the debate and discussions on global warming are certain to be front and center with the conservation...