Home / Tag Archives: Clean Water Wildlife and parks amendment

Tag Archives: Clean Water Wildlife and parks amendment

Measure 5 verbal firefight persists with vote less than 3 weeks away

On Tuesday, a heated forum took place at NDSU’s Memorial Union over the Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Amendment (CWWP) between two panels of three speakers. The two-hour forum covered all the boiling topics surrounding the amendment from outside funding to the economic planning of the potential amendment. The amendment, which will be Measure 5 on next month’s ballot, has ...

Read More »

The top 5 Bakken stories of the week

5. Sinner wants FBI, DEA to have a permanent presence in the Bakken Democratic congressional candidate George B. Sinner has recently advocated for the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to create a permanent presence in the North Dakota oil fields. Read more here. 4.Farmers concerned about Dakota Access pipeline construction     The pipeline, a ...

Read More »

Gov. Dalrymple reveals $80 million conservation retort to measure 5 momentum

As the message of measure 5, the Clean Water Wildlife and Parks amendment, spreads throughout North Dakota, Gov. Jack Dalrymple has proposed an $80.4 million dollar package to support statewide conservation. The Bismarck Tribune reported that Darymple presented a budget proposal Monday that would nearly triple the state’s current spending on conservation efforts. The governor joined other state officials at ...

Read More »

Clean Water, Wildlife & Parks kicks off tour to urge a yes vote on 5

Zachary Toliver | Shale Plays Media On Tuesday, supporters of North Dakotans for Clean Water, Wildlife & Parks amendment appeared in Fargo and Grand Forks to kick off their statewide campaigning tour ahead of the November election. “This is a very exciting day,” announced Steve Adair, Director of Operations for Ducks Unlimited of the Great Plains Region and chairman of ...

Read More »

Letter: North Dakotans want more done

By: Paul H. Myerchin, Bismarck, INFORUM It’s clear: North Dakotans want to protect and enhance the quality of North Dakota’s great outdoors for our children and grandchildren. The overwhelming interest in the state’s new conservation funding program comes as no surprise to those of us supporting the Clean Water, Wildlife and Parks Amendment. The fact that applications are double what ...

Read More »