20 Nov '11, 7pm

Tell Congress: Don't Slash Wildlife Conservation

As a supporter of Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund and someone who cares about protecting America's natural treasures for future generations, I strongly urge you to ensure that any comprehensive spending bill for the federal government protects vital funding for conservation programs and remains free of anti-wildlife provisions. Even in these tough economic times, our air, water, wildlife and public lands cannot be sacrificed. As the House and Senate develop comprehensive federal spending legislation I urge you stand up for our wildlife and wild places as this legislation is shaped and negotiated. Before the August recess, the House was considering many anti-wildlife riders that would be part of a funding bill for the Department of the Interior. These same riders are expected to be attached to a comprehensive federal spending bill. For example, efforts are underway to blo...

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