Wildlife Refuges on Chopping Block Amidst Budget Cuts

Cooperative Alliance for Refuge Enhancement 1901 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Suite 407 Washington, DC20006 Phone: 202-333-9075 Fax: 202-333-9077 The nearly 40 million Americans who recreate in our National Wildlife Refuges need to know these sanctuaries face a looming

Sporting groups nationwide vow to engage in fight to protect Bristol Bays fish and wildlife resources

Sioux Falls, SD -- Sporting groups around the country are mobilizing to keep federal lands in Bristol Bay area closed to mining. While the State of Alaska reviews proposals for the massive Pebble Mine, the Alaska Bureau of Land Management just released its draft

Oregon Voters Call 2004 Property Measure a Mistake New poll a warning to voters facing similar measures in other states

Washington, D.C. - By nearly a 2-to-1 margin, Oregon voters now oppose Measure 37, the controversial property initiative they passed in 2004, according to a new poll commissioned by Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund and the Izaak Walton League of America.


Anchorage - Two new public opinion polls show that Alaskans statewide, and particularly those who live in Bristol Bay and the Lake and Peninsula Borough, overwhelmingly oppose the proposed Pebble Mine. The first survey, commissioned by the Renewable Resources