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.

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