Our Outdoors: A Win When We Needed It

The passage of the Great American Outdoors Act, a bill which would provide permanent funding to the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) through royalties generated by offshore drilling in federal waters around the United States, represents a bright, optimistic light in a time of challenge and a future full of opportunities. 
 In a moment in history when nearly everything seems to be dividing American society - from continued racial injustice issues overflowing into the streets, to online flame-fests over whether or not to wear a face covering to the grocery store - the bi-partisan approval of the bill which now sits on the President’s desk for signature encompasses what the outdoors can do for not only individuals, but also our country and provides a point of unification when it is most needed. 

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