Opposes transferring federal lands to the state.
Secured $364 million in funding for construction in national parks.
Co-led efforts to fully fund and reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund.
Protected East Rosebud Creek by designating it “Wild and Scenic.”
Worked to improve water quality issues in the Kootenai watershed.
Protected the Rocky Mountain Front.
Helped save the North Fork of the Flathead River from Canadian mining companies.
Championed the Blackfoot Clearwater Stewardship Act, to designate 79,000 acres as part of the National Wilderness Preservation System.
95 percent of Montanans think recreation on public lands is a priority.
Outdoor recreation in Montana supports 71,000 jobs.
Montana elections are won by very narrow margins.