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NWF’s Grassroots Outreach Coordinator Jared Mott gives an update on the U.S. Senate’s June 6th vote on the Climate Security Act, as well as next steps for federal climate legislation.
Posted June 16, 2008
America’s Sportsmen Target Global Warming
On February 12, 2008, hunters and anglers representing more than 670 sportsman’s organization arrived on Capitol Hill to deliver a powerful message: America’s hunting and fishing traditions are at risk from global warming, and federal legislation is needed today to address carbon pollution and help our natural resources adapt and survive a changing climate.
Posted February 26, 2008
World’s First Carbon Neutral Fishing Tournament
Everything from boat bags, banquets, hotels, air fare, trips to dock, boat fuel and more was factored into the final carbon footprint calculation of The Sailfish Tournament, held January 10-13, 2008 in Miami, FL. The final calculation was offset with the purchase of “climate mitigation credits” that will capture methane gas from dairy farms and convert it into electricity, effectively balancing out the event’s greenhouse gas emissions.
Posted February 1, 2008
Hunter to Hunter- Huckabee on Climate Change
Local New Hampshire Hunter and NWF Outreach Consultant Eric Orff questions Mike Huckabee about the effects of global warming on hunting and what he plans to do about it.
Posted December 3, 2007
Hunter and Angler Lobby Days
Global warming threatens to forever change the waters and land that hunters and anglers hold sacred. That’s what sparked these sportsmen and women to fly in to Washington, D.C. and meet with their representatives and senators. Hear what cherished places they spoke up for.
Posted October 1, 2007