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 Elgin Chapter of the Izaak Walton League of America will welcome members of the Fox Valley Area Anglers Club at their next monthly meeting.
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