Izaak Walton League of America


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Izaak Walton League of America (IWLA)

Address:707 Conservation Ln
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Phone:301-548-0150
Fax:301-548-0146
Phone:800-453-5463
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.

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The Izaak Walton League of America (IWLA) recently honored firearm and ammunition manufacturers for their funding of the Wildlife Management Institute (WMI).
In 1990, would it have been thinkable that the executive director of the Izaak Walton League of America would chair a committee that reviews how the timber industry harvests its products -- and whose results are accepted by the largest forestry association in the country?
Under the inspired leadership of the National Wildlife Federation, the Izaak Walton League of America, Trout Unlimited, and local hunting-and-fishing clubs in Montana, sportsmen and sportswomen nationwide were and are working closely with the environmental community to kill the bill.
Ann Robinson, Decorah, Iowa, works with agricultural policy issues for the Izaak Walton League of America.
For more information, contact the Izaak Walton League of America, 1401 Wilson Boulevard, Level B, Arlington, Virginia 22209; 703/528-1818.
NPCA and local members of the Izaak Walton League of America filed an appeal last year after the state issued Haywood County a preliminary permit for the dump.
com, Yamaha, North American Hunting Club, Ducks Unlimited, Pope and Young, North American Fishing Club, and the Izaak Walton League of America.
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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A good example of someone who agrees is Minnesota conservation activist Dave Zentner, a past national president of the Izaak Walton League of America, a conservation organization that emphasizes habitat protection.
If water pollution is a dire issue in your community, adopt a local river or stream to protect it from pollution or development; for help, try the Save Our Streams program at the Izaak Walton League of America (800-284-4952).
WASHINGTON -- World Wildlife Fund, National Wildlife Federation and the Izaak Walton League of America today called on the US Department of Agriculture to take bold action to reform the federal crop insurance and disaster programs to eliminate taxpayer subsidies that encourage the destruction of threatened grasslands.