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Format: 2018-02-20
Format: 2018-02-20
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More than 7,000 acres of forestland north of Whitefish is being permanently protected thanks to a public-private partnership devoted to sustainable forest management, public access for recreation and habitat conservation.

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Will Rogers, President of The Trust for Public Land, today issued the following statement after the release of details of President Trump's proposed FY 2019 Budget and infrastructure plan:

"Over the past year, we have seen the Trump Administration display a disturbing disregard for our environment and public lands. If enacted by Congress, the cuts and program eliminations proposed in the President's budget released today would wreak havoc on our outdoor economy and the millions of jobs it supports in our local communities. Further, these budget proposals will undermine cities and towns working hard to create a clean and healthy future for our country.

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Denver Urban Gardens (DUG), in collaboration with The Trust for Public Land, has received a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts' Art Works grant program to create arts elements at east Denver's New Freedom Park.

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"Key to our core values at The Trust for Public Land is the belief that our parks and public lands have the power to tell the important stories of the entire American experience. We support the establishment of a National Monument recognizing Medgar Evers' legacy, which will preserve in perpetuity the story of this tremendous civil rights leader and his tragic early death," said Will Rogers, President and CEO of The Trust for Public Land.

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Outdoor Industry Association (OIA), the nation's leading trade association for the outdoor recreation industry is supporting the Georgia Outdoor Stewardship Act (HB 332). OIA represents more than 1,300 manufacturers, retailers, suppliers and other key members of the $887 billion outdoor recreation industry in the United States.

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President Trump today signed a bill naming a Montana mountain peak for the late Alex Diekmann, a Trust for Public Land Senior Project Manager who died of cancer two years ago.

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Will Rogers, President and CEO of The Trust for Public Land, issued the following statement in advance of President Trump’s first State of the Union Address tomorrow night:

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Any Cap and Trade expenditure plan approved by California should invest in programs like greening urban areas, landscape adaptation, and protecting wetlands, The Trust for Public Land said today.

In the news

Imagine if you could hike, mountain bike or backcountry ski from one end of Vermont to the other — and stay in heated cabins along the trail.

That's the vision of the Vermont Huts Association, a new nonprofit that wants to make the outdoors more easily accessible.

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The National Board of Directors of The Trust for Public Land is thrilled to announce that Diane Regas, currently the Executive Director of Environmental Defense Fund, will become The Trust for Public Land’s President and CEO, effective March 12th. In doing so, The Trust for Public Land renews its commitment to ensuring that parks and natural areas are accessible to every single person in America.

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