On August 4th, the president signed into law the Great American Outdoors Act. At a time when not many people agree on anything the act, with strong bipartisan support, passed the Senate 73 to 25 and the House 310 to 107.
Last week the United States Senate passed the Great American Outdoors Act by a strongly bipartisan vote of 73 to 25. The bill provides billions of dollars in funding for parks, trails and public lands, including funding for some of the maintenance backlog in national parks and wildlife refuges, as well as permanent funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF). For nature photographers who photograph or lead tours in parks, refuges and public lands, this is good news.