Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said, “Today’s secretarial order is the latest example of how the Trump administration is actively moving to support hunting and other forms of outdoor recreation on public lands. This means finding ways to expand hunting and fishing on public lands, improving access, and taking necessary actions to facilitate the enjoyment of these time-honored activities by any member of our society…”

“Many people serving in our armed forces come home different; many are left with life-altering disabilities that prevent them from enjoying their civilian lives. This is especially true for veterans who have also been outdoorsmen, as they may never get to enjoy the field again…”