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Coalition Sees Progress, Room for Improvement in Farm Bill

Group encouraged by proposed funding levels, improvements for many key programs, concerned by lack of Sodsaver provisions WASHINGTON - The Agriculture and Wildlife Working Group (AWWG) of the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership today commented

Dangers of Invasive Species

One of the major obstacle to removing invasive exotics (including fish) is, alas, the environmental community, many members of which are sloppy readers and "know what they know." They read "Silent Spring," but they didn't pay attention

IKES: More Work Needed on Conservation in Farm Bill

Saint Paul, MN - May 17, 2007 - The Izaak Walton League of America (IWLA) today greeted the commencement of the House Agriculture Committee's farm bill process. Chairman Collin Peterson, D-Minnesota, announced a discussion draft for the conservation