Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR) will welcome federal stakeholders, businesses and nonprofit sectors to join a discussion surrounding outdoor recreation’s future.
Coronavirus-related restrictions were eliminated in Elkhart County and elsewhere May 10 after Indiana legislators overrode Gov. Eric Holcomb’s veto of a bill that requires county elected officials to approve any health orders that are more stringent than the state.
Economically underserved communities will see new outdoor recreation spaces through a grant program that allows the National Park Service (NPS) to distribute $150 million within urban areas.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported average gas and diesel prices nationwide rising from the previous week. The data was gathered before the potential impact of the Colonial Pipeline shutdown.
President Joe Biden’s administration unveiled May 6 its plan to conserve 30% of U.S. lands and waters by 2030, deeming it the nation’s first conservation goal. The move sparked support from the Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR).
A proposal for new and expanded hunting and sport fishing opportunities has been recognized by the Department of the Interior to increase public land and water access.