Izaak Walton League of America

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Izaak Walton League of America (IWLA)

Address:707 Conservation Ln
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Web: www.iwla.org
Established: 1922. Description:Dedicated to protecting and enjoying the nation's soil, air, woods, waters, and wildlife. Promotes citizen involvement in environmental protection and educates the public about natural resource threats. Maintains specific programs devoted to wilderness, sustainability, agriculture, clean water, and outdoor ethics. 300 chapters nationwide. Members: 50,000. Dues: $36/year ($54/year for families).
Publications: Outdoor America (quarterly); free to members.

See other parks in Maryland.
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21) Here he described several of his exploits with the Izaak Walton League, including how he, with the help of Charles Mayo, MD, brought the giant Canada goose (24,25) back from the brink of extinction as well as other "examples of the dividends that can accrue from a small investment of leisure time spent elsewhere than on a golf course.
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There are people out there day in and day out telling the public and Congress that environmentalists are anti-hunting," declares Paul Hansen, director of the Izaak Walton League of America, a conservation group composed largely of hunters and anglers.
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Izaak Walton League: On Tuesday, March 6, the Elgin chapter of Izaak Walton League of America will host a program on endangered bumblebees, presented by Zach Butcher from the Red Oak Nature Center.
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