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Popular Park-Funding Program Set to Expire

From biking trails to fishing streams, baseball diamonds to woodlands, the federal Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) pays for local parks and recreation areas all across America, drawing from the proceeds derived from fossil fuel extraction. Without Congressional action, LWCF will expire September 30.   “The Land and Water Conservation Program is the most successful conservation program in the nation,” said John Gale, conservation director of Backcountry […]