Witnesses

  • The Honorable Debbie Dingell Member of Congress, Washington D.C. Witness Statement [PDF]
  • The Honorable Donald Beyer Member of Congress, Washington D.C. Witness Statement [PDF]
  • Mr. Stephen Guertin Deputy Director for Policy, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Witness Statement [PDF]
  • Ms. Gloria Tom Director, Navajo Nation Department of Fish and Wildlife Witness Statement [PDF]Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF]
  • Mr. Collin O'Mara President and CEO, National Wildlife Federation Witness Statement [PDF]Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF]
  • Ms. Marnie Urso Policy Director, Audubon Great Lakes Witness Statement [PDF]Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF]
  • Ms. Jennifer Fielder CEO, American Lands Council Witness Statement [PDF]Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF]

Supporting Documentation

  • Submission for the record from Representative Donald S. Beyer in support of H.R. 2795, the Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act: Letter from Society for Conservation Biology North America dated April 19, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Donald S. Beyer in support of protecting wildlife corridors: Western Governors Association 2019 resolution protecting wildlife migration corridors, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Debbie Dingell in support of H.R. 3742, the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act: Letter from Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation, dated October 16, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Debbie Dingell in support of H.R. 3742, the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act: Letter from Nez Perce Tribe, dated August 1, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Debbie Dingell in support of H.R. 3742, the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act: Letter from HECHO (Hispanics Enjoying Camping, Hunting, and the Outdoors), dated October 14, 2019 [PDF]
  • Revised to reflect that Stephen Guertin will be testifying on behalf of USFWS [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Debbie Dingell in support of H.R. 3742, the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act: Letter from Atlantic Flyway Council, dated September 27, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Donald S. Beyer in support of H.R. 2795, the Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act: Letter from New Mexico’s Commissioner of Public Lands, Stephanie Garcia Richard, dated October 15, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Donald S. Beyer in support of H.R. 2795, the Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act: Statement from Wildlands Network dated October 17, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Donald S. Beyer in support of H.R. 2795, the Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act: Letter from Wild Farm Alliance dated October 10, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Donald S. Beyer: poll by the National Wildlife Federation, dated March 17-21, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Tom McClintock: Letter co-signed by National Cattlemen’s Beef Association, Public Lands Council and the American Sheep Industry Association in opposition to H.R. 2795, dated May 24, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Donald S. Beyer in support of H.R. 2795, the Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act: Joint letter from Patagonia, Osprey Packs, and Petzl Foundation dated May 16, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Donald S. Beyer in support of H.R. 2795, the Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act: Letter signed by over 200 national, regional, and local organizations dated May 10, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Debbie Dingell in support of H.R. 3742, the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act:Letter from coalition of sportsmen and outdoors organizations, dated September 9, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Debbie Dingell in support of H.R. 3742, the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act: Letter from Swinomish Indian Tribal Community, dated October 2, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Ms. Jennifer Fielder, CEO of the American Lands Council: ALC – Public Lands: Better Access, Better Health, Better Productivity [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Ms. Jennifer Fielder, CEO of the American Lands Council: ALC – Federal Power Over Public Lands Report, dated October 1, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Ms. Jennifer Fielder, CEO of the American Lands Council: General Services Administration Inventory Report on Jurisdictional Status of Federal Areas Within the States, dated June 30, 1962 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Tom McClintock: Statement from Catherine Semcer of the Property and Environment Research Center (PERC), dated October 17, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Ms. Jennifer Fielder, CEO of the American Lands Council: ALC – Entrust Our Public Lands to Local Management the Cares [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Donald S. Beyer in support of H.R. 2795, the Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act: Letter from E.O. Wilson, University Professor Emeritus and Honorary Curator in Entomology, Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University dated May 15, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Donald S. Beyer in support of H.R. 2795, the Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act: Resolutions from New Mexico Board of County Commissioners [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Donald S. Beyer in support of H.R. 2795, the Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act: Letter from National Parks Conservation Association dated October 16, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Donald S. Beyer in support of H.R. 2795, the Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act: Native American Fish and Wildlife Society resolution in support of corridors dated May 23, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Donald S. Beyer in support of H.R. 2795, the Wildlife Corridors Conservation Act: Letter from the Wilderness Society dated October 17, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Donald S. Beyer in support of protecting wildlife corridors:Secretary Zinke’s Secretarial Order No. 3362 on Wildlife Corridors, undated [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Debbie Dingell in support of H.R. 3742, the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act: Letter from 75 organizations and businesses, dated October 17, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Debbie Dingell in support of H.R. 3742, the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act: Letter signed by 1,000 natural resource scientists and managers, undated [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Debbie Dingell in support of H.R. 3742, the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act: Letter from Washington Dept. of Fish and Wildlife and the Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission, dated October 16, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Debbie Dingell in support of H.R. 3742, the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act: Letter from Native American Fish & Wildlife Society, dated October 15, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Debbie Dingell in support of H.R. 3742, the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act: Letter from Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks dated October 15, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Debbie Dingell in support of H.R. 3742, the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act: Letter from Mississippi Flyway Council, dated September 27, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Ms. Jennifer Fielder, CEO of the American Lands Council: Evaluating Federal Land Management in Montana Report by Environmental Quality Council, dated 2013-2014 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Ms. Jennifer Fielder, CEO of the American Lands Council: Legal Analysis prepared for the Utah Commission for the Stewardship of Public Lands, dated December 9, 2015 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Representative Debbie Dingell in support of H.R. 3742, the Recovering America’s Wildlife Act: Letter from Defenders of Wildlife and Center for Biological Diversity (advocating for increased percentage of dedicated funding to threatened and endangered species), dated October 8, 2019 [PDF]
  • Submission for the record from Ms. Jennifer Fielder, CEO of the American Lands Council: The Forgotten Lynchpin in the case for Statehood Equality: An Analysis of the Northwest Ordinance of 1787 with Respect of Federally Controlled Lands by Bill Howell, dated January 2019 [PDF]
  • List of submissions for the hearing record. Please note that links to videos submitted may be accessed from this document. Please contact Casey MacLean at 202-225-6065 for further information. [PDF]

Video of Proceedings

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Text of Legislation

  • Bills and Resolutions [PDF]
  • Bills and Resolutions [PDF]

Member Statements

  • Opening Statement of Chair Jared Huffman [PDF]
  • Opening Statement of Ranking Member Tom McClintock [PDF]

Hearing Record

  • Hearing notice [PDF]
  • Question from Rep. Sablan for Mr. O'Mara, with response [PDF]