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Are you worried about the future of our trails and public lands, but not sure what you can do? Calling your congressional delegation about trails issues is one of the most powerful things we can do as individuals.
You don’t need to be an expert on the issue, but the more people who call and talk about the importance of trails in their daily lives, the more likely your representative is to notice. It really does work!
So, take five minutes and call your representatives’ offices—you can even call while on a walk enjoying the trails, public lands, and local parks you love.
Contacting Your Congressional Delegation
First Time Calling? Here are some Tips!
Published December 2018
Use this interactive map to find where, when, and how these funds are being used.
Read the public witness testimony.
A report on the use and benefits of Federal Recreational Trails Program funds across the United States.
The Recreational Trails Program directly addresses our desire to put young people to work, provide equitable access to nature, and provide resilient responses to natural disasters