Washington Gov. Jay Inslee appointed Megan Duffy as the new director of the Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office (RCO), the largest state agency grantor of funding for outdoor recreation and habitat conservation efforts in Washington.
Public lands play an important role in many family traditions, especially during spring holidays, sparking the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to issue tips for visitors to “recreate responsibly.”
State senators in Illinois, Massachusetts and West Virginia have introduced legislation to create Offices of Outdoor Recreation (OREC) within their state governments, sparking “applause” from RVIA.
Good Sam Enterprises, an indirect subsidiary of Camping World Holdings, has filed a lawsuit against RV Advisor and the company’s CEO, Gigi Stetler, citing trademark infringement, false advertising, unfair competition and deceptive trade practices.
The Great American Outdoors Act is being put to use within Minnesota’s Kawishiwi Ranger District, where four local projects have been selected for fiscal year 2021, reported The Ely Echo.
The Outdoor Recreation Roundtable (ORR) will host a briefing with Capitol Hill staff and outdoor recreation industry leaders to outline the industry’s 2021 objectives and priorities for 2021 and beyond.