The country's natural resources and environment are seen by the government as places of extraction to make drastic budget cuts. But, what is needed is more conservation funding, not less.
According to the Outdoor Industry Association, outdoor recreation is responsible for millions of American jobs billions in federal tax revenue. The federal government should regard such natural resources as vehicles for recreation and not just mere convenient places of budget cuts and extraction.
Federal Programs Related to - Government & Public Administration
Programs that are concerned with the effective functioning of government, including the administration of public agencies and the actions and decisions of public officials. Bankruptcy Programs; Election Regulation; Government Reform (+ Advocacy); Social Security Reform (+ Advocacy)
Hope Blooms is a social enterprise comprising of young entrepreneurs from north-end Halifax, Canada. It started as a community garden where students planted seeds and tended crops in an abandoned property in their neighborhood.
More Natural Resources Conservation Funding in the Federal Budget