Statement on S.3422, The Great American Outdoors Act.

March 10, 2020

Diane Regas, President and CEO of The Trust for Public Land today released the following statement on S.3422, The Great American Outdoors Act:

“Full and dedicated funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund would be an enormous boost for the millions of people who need access to parks and public lands, and I’m pleased to see the bipartisan leadership in Congress moving parks and conservation funding forward through the introduction of S.3422, The Great American Outdoors Act. Thank you Senators Gardner and Manchin for your continued leadership and commitment to ensuring full and dedicated funding to LWCF,” said Diane Regas, president and CEO of The Trust for Public Land. “LWCF has long enjoyed bipartisan support, and it will help ensure that hikers, bikers, hunters and birders can experience the beauty of the outdoors close to where they live.”