Hunting on LWCF Land – A story of access and conservation

This is my fifth fall in the woods as a hunter, and I am still negotiating my way through this new territory. From the beginning, I’ve spent a lot of time sitting with maps and a lot of time walking around in the woods exploring the boundaries of the lands I am hunting on. I […]

We can’t lose our momentum on LWCF

Ashley Beyer is an Artemis sportswoman and New Mexico resident. She was invited by the National Wildlife Federation to join the LWCF Coalition on a trip to D.C. in mid-September to talk to our elected representatives about the importance of LWCF. Here Ashley tells us about her D.C. experience and reminds us to stay involved in […]

What does it mean that LWCF expired?

By Marcia Brownlee, Artemis Program Manager When I chose to be engaged in conservation advocacy, I jumped on a steep learning curve. Conservation issues are complex. Our government systems are complex. It can be difficult to sort through all the available information to get the answers you’re looking for. The Land and Water Conservation Fund […]

National Hunting and Fishing Day – Saturday, September 22!

Did you know the 4th Saturday in September is National Hunting and Fishing Day? It was first proclaimed in 1972 by President Richard Nixon to celebrate the roll hunters and anglers play in wildlife conservation. Here at Artemis, it’s a pretty important day. We are going to honor it with some solid action to protect […]