Recovering America’s Wildlife Act

**Recovering America’s Wildlife Act Reintroduced into Congress on Earth Day, April 22, 2021**

America is in the midst of an unprecedented wildlife crisis. Once abundant populations of fish and wildlife are now facing steep declines because of habitat loss, disease, and other threats. The bipartisan Recovering America’s Wildlife Act would dedicate $1.4 billion annually to state and tribal-led wildlife conservation — helping prevent wildlife from becoming endangered in the first place. Learn more at

RAWA Bill Full Text – July 20, 2021

7 Reasons to Support the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act – NWF Blog Post

NWF Sign-on Letter

Good for Missouri’s Wildlife, Economy, and People

Missouri Fact Sheet

Economic Benefits of RAWA Fact Sheet

State by State Breakdown

Two call-to-action items on the

Recovering America’s Wildlife Act (RAWA):

1) Outreach to Senator Blunt asking him to be a lead sponsor of the Senate version of RAWA. His sponsorship of the bill will show the country that Missouri continues to lead on conservation.

Senator Roy Blunt (R-MO) Senator Blunt_2019 Fact Sheet

Call: (202) 224-5721



Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO) (Original Sponsor) Senator Hawley_2019 Fact Sheet

Phone number: 202-224-6154


2) Outreach to the following House Reps asking them to sign on as co-sponsors would be helpful.

Rep. Ann Wagner (R-MO-2) District 2_Wagner_2019 Fact Sheet

Call: (202) 225-1621



Rep. Jason Smith (R-MO-8) District 8_Smith_2019 Fact Sheet

Call (202)225-4404



Rep. Lacy Clay (D-MO-1) District 1_Lacy Clay_Fact Sheet

Call: (202) 225-2406



Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R-MO-4) District 4_Hartzler_2019 Fact Sheet

Call: (202) 225-2876



Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer (R-MO-3) District 3_Luetkemeyer_2019 Fact Sheet

Call: (202) 225-2956



Rep. Sam Graves (R-MO6) District 6_Graves_2019 Fact Sheet

Call (202) 225-8221


Already signed on:

Rep. Emanuel Cleaver (D-MO-5) District 5_Cleaver_2019 Fact Sheet

Call: (202) 225-4403


Rep. Billy Long (R-MO-7) District 7_Long_2019 Fact Sheet

Call: (202) 225-6536