For more than 15 years, the Gallatin Valley Land Trust has partnered with private landowners and the Natural Resource Conservation Service to conserve some of Montana’s most productive agricultural soils. But this week is a special one.
The Toohey property near Bozeman, Montana / Photo courtesy of Gallatin Valley Land Trust
U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan is hopefully giving the Land and Water Conservation Fund some thought this month while he’s home in Wisconsin.
Dan Nordstrom, owner and CEO of Outdoor Research, U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell of Washington state, U.S. Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, U.S. Rep. Dave Reichert of Washington state and Jim Whittaker, a famed mountaineer and environmentalist, recently appeared together to support the Land and Water Conservation Fund / Photo by Tom O'Keefe