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FWOC's Mission

1. Unite its member clubs behind a shared agenda of conservation goals.

2. Help its member clubs become more effective in their own conservation work

3. Lend its support to the conservation campaigns of allied groups that specialize in given issues (in pursuit of its shared agenda).

4. Help its member clubs find solutions to their operating problems through sharing information about solutions that some may have found. .

A Compilation of the Essential Points of Resolutions Adopted by the Federation of Western Outdoor Clubs at Annual Conventions in the Period 1990-2021

2021 Resolutions

2021-1: Urging Biden to Restore Trump’s Rollbacks
2021-2: Resisting Intrusions into Alaska’s Izembek NWR
2021-3: Opposing the Willow Oil Lease in Alaska
2021-4: Restoring Environmental Components in Biden’s Infrastructure Program
2021-6: Urging Member Clubs to Adopt Their Own Climate Change Strategy
2021-7: Urging Biden to Make More of his Executive Order on Electric Cars Binding
2021-8: Pledging Support for Legislation Adding More River Mileage in Oregon to the federal Wild and Scenic Rivers Program
2021-9: Restoring Quiet in National Parks
2021-10: Establishing “Big Quiet” Zone over Owyhee Region
2021-11: Restoring Efforts To End Oil and Gas Drilling on Federal Lands And Waters

Upcoming Events

This is both a reminder of our upcoming Annual Meeting, to be carried out on Zoom again this year, and also a call for submission of Resolutions for 2022. ExComm members and State Vice Presidents have been included in this notice; please forward this to others you have in your regions. There will also be an announcement in the upcoming Outdoors West.

Meeting Time:
Sunday, November 13, 10 am - 12 noon
The agenda and details needed to participate online will follow later in an email.

Call for 2022 Resolutions:

This is the official call for submission of 2022 Draft Resolutions. Member Clubs and Individuals may both submit them; please have them ready by Oct. 30 and email to to Mike McCloskey (

The resolution form is the same as we have used before; you'll find it attached.

We hope to see everyone there!

Established in 1932 for Mutual Service and for the Promotion of the Proper Use, Enjoyment
and Protection of America's Scenic Wilderness and Outdoor Recreation Resources