To influence policy and persuade members of Congress to act, advocates must present compelling information about the immense value of parks and recreation to local communities. The advocacy resources below show how our public policy priorities match our "Three Pillars." Use them to learn about our issues and communicate effectively with elected officials.

Conservation

Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF)

Transportation/Infrastructure

Health and Wellness

Social Equity

Federal Investments in Parks & Rec: Appropriations

Other Resources

News Stories

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Open space is the appeal of Texas' Big Bend Ranch State Park

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Alaskan capital's parks plan keeps aging population in mind

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Frozen Zoo uses science to try to prevent, reverse extinction