Zinke Proclaims “Recreation is Back,” Enlists New Advisory Committee to Help!

Outdoor recreation is taking center stage at the U.S. Department of the Interior.  Secretary Ryan Zinke recently proclaimed that “Recreation is Back” in a video (view it here) and is now enlisting a new “Made in America” Outdoor Recreation Advisory Committee to assist that effort.  The 16-member panel meets tomorrow, July 17.  Its top recreation…Read More

Americans Spent Close to $40 Billion on Marine Products in 2017

Americans love boating! Today’s USA Today highlights the $39 billion spent on marine products in 2017! See how smart policies can lead to better access to outdoor recreation and boost the economy at More

Kick Off the First Day of Summer on America’s Public Lands

Happy first day of summer! Recreation on America’s public lands has a new look.  Technology has changed the way we enjoy the outdoors, and the U.S. Department of the Interior is working with partners like the Outdoor Recreation Roundtable to make them more accessible to all – from better facilities to improved Wi-Fi. Click the picture to…Read More