Ted Williams's Blog Archive May, 2012

Millions of Acres Secured Via Conservation Reserve Program

3.9 million acres enrolled in latest signup for federal Farm Bill program; sportsmen tout benefits for fish and wildlife, landowners, economy

WASHINGTON – The enrollment of almost 4 million acres of privately owned agricultural lands in the federal Conservation Reserve Program promises to bolster fish and wildlife populations, aid landowners and boost the economy, the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership announced today.

Unlikely Solution for Fisheries

Here is Rip's great column--the one that got the RFA in another of its hissy fits.
www.saltwatersportsman.com/species/conservation/unlikely-solution-fisheries