Area of Focus: Policy and Program Administration

May 24, 2024

TWS supports increased funding for USDA conservation programs

TWS submitted testimony on FY 2025 appropriations

May 23, 2024

TWS President Lanka urges Wyoming to address wolf laws

Wolves lack protections in most of the state

May 15, 2024

BLM begins conservation planning updates for greater sage-grouse

Proposed Greater Sage-Grouse Rangewide Resource Management Plan Amendment aims to bolster the species’ conservation efforts

April 29, 2024

TWS comments on utility-scale solar installations

TWS leveraged the Conservation Affairs Network to develop comments reflecting members' expertise on renewable energy effects on wildlife

April 15, 2024

USFWS begins grizzly bear restoration assessment in the Bitterroot ecosystem

The USFWS informs about possible options for grizzly bear restoration

April 8, 2024

TWS comments on biodiversity-focused National Wildlife Refuge System management

A proposed USFWS policy change would impact the management of biological integrity, diversity and environmental health

April 5, 2024

New Brunswick to reward farmers for conservation efforts

The Canadian province plans to incentivize farmers to protect waterways, wetlands and pollinator habitat

March 21, 2024

U.S. House of Representatives passes WILD Act

The bill would fund several wildlife conservation programs domestically and abroad

February 28, 2024

The EXPLORE Act aims to revolutionize recreation, conservation and public lands management

The bill proposes several initiatives to expand public land access and conservation

February 23, 2024

Legislation to fortify USFWS Coastal Program introduced in US House and Senate

The bill aims to enhance U.S. coastal protection