Missoula, MT -(AmmoLand.com)- Public lands sportsmen are gaining a foothold in the Great Lakes region as Backcountry Hunters & Anglers announces the formation of new BHA state chapters in Michigan and Wisconsin.
BHA President and CEO Land Tawney, affirming the growing presence in the region that is backcountry sportsmen, stated that BHA’s increasing momentum is “impossible to deny.”
“The formation of our Michigan and Wisconsin chapters ignites BHA’s presence in the Great Lakes region and provides a sportsmen’s voice for our backcountry lands and waters,” said Tawney. “These two new chapters join our rapidly growing Minnesota chapter at a time when BHA’s voice is desperately needed.”
“I’m particularly impressed by the strong leadership being shown by these two new chapters,” said Tawney. “They’re diving right in and tackling the issues that have the potential to impact hunting and angling opportunity region-wide. Their energy to do good work in the name of our public lands and waters is infectious.”
BHA’s Michigan and Wisconsin chapters join the group’s burgeoning Minnesota chapter in building sportsmen support for some of the best backcountry hunting and fishing destinations in the East, including the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness in Minnesota, the Sylvania Wilderness Area in …Read the Rest