From the desk of Jon Snyder
Outdoor Recreation and Economic Development
Senior Policy Advisor to Governor Jay Inslee
- Budget concerns at federal agencies:
- Is time in nature really good for our health? REI is paying to find out.
- Washington Fish and Wildlife police work without backup protecting state’s natural resources
- Car tab initiative impacts:
WA outdoor business news:
Hunting and Fishing news:
WSDOT Active Transportation Plan – We want your opinion—deadline December 15
EarthLab launches second round of Innovation Grants: Do you have a collaborative and impactful project idea related to pressing environmental challenges? Apply to the EarthLab Innovation Grants Program. Through this program, EarthLab seeks to invest in teams of academic and community partners that pursue innovative ideas to motivate change. All disciplines at UW are encouraged to apply: https://earthlab.uw.edu/grants/
Outdoor recreation and Economic Development Senior Policy Advisor to Gov. Jay Inslee
Office: 360-902-0488 Mobile: 360-584-3804
Featured Image: USA Cycling Cyclocross National Championships in Lakewood, WA. poster
Todd Elsworth is one of the many “Mossy-haired lunatics roaming the dripping peninsulas”, described in “I’m Here for the Weather” by Tom Robbins. As executive director, he works to fulfill our mission to teach the health benefits of nature, promote outdoor recreation, and steward the places where we play.