Articles written by: Tom Flynn

Tom lives in Boise, Idaho and works for Outdoor Alliance. He is passionate about both protecting and enjoying the outdoors - through anything human powered, but most often on a single speed or a skin track. He counts himself lucky to work and write for the sake of something he cares so much about.

This Week in Outdoor Policy – October 4th
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This Week in Outdoor Policy – October 4th

Tom Flynn tracks policy related to conservation and recreation for the Outdoor Alliance. Most Fridays, he summarizes the week’s top outdoor policy related headlines. With questions, news tips and angry hate mail, email him at tom [at] outdooralliance [dot] net. Shutdown and Shut Out This week all attention turned to the government shutdown. […]

This Week in Outdoor Policy – September 27th
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This Week in Outdoor Policy – September 27th

Tom Flynn tracks policy related to conservation and recreation for the Outdoor Alliance. Most Fridays, he summarizes the week’s top outdoor policy related headlines. With questions, news tips and angry hate mail, email him at tom [at] outdooralliance [dot] net. Bad Timber Bill Passes House Last Friday, the House passed HR 1526, the […]

This Week in Outdoor Policy – September 20th
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This Week in Outdoor Policy – September 20th

Tom Flynn tracks policy related to conservation and recreation for the Outdoor Alliance. Most Fridays, he summarizes the week’s top outdoor policy related headlines. With questions, news tips and angry hate mail, email him at tom [at] outdooralliance [dot] net. Unpopular Utah Oil Lease Put on Hold Last month, Utah’s School and Institutional […]

This Week in Outdoor Policy – September 6th
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This Week in Outdoor Policy – September 6th

Tom Flynn tracks policy related to conservation and recreation for the Outdoor Alliance. Most Fridays, he summarizes the week’s top outdoor policy related headlines. With questions, news tips and angry hate mail, email him at tom [at] outdooralliance [dot] net. Montana Also Opposes Fracking Regulations Montana has now joined Alabama, Alaska and Oklahoma […]

This Week in Outdoor Policy – August 29th
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This Week in Outdoor Policy – August 29th

Tom Flynn tracks policy related to conservation and recreation for the Outdoor Alliance. Most Fridays, he summarizes the week’s top outdoor policy related headlines. With questions, news tips and angry hate mail, email him at tom [at] outdooralliance [dot] net. Prime Land Secretly Leased for Oil and Gas in Utah This week, news […]

This Week in Outdoor Policy – August 23rd
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This Week in Outdoor Policy – August 23rd

Tom Flynn tracks policy related to conservation and recreation for the Outdoor Alliance. Most Fridays, he summarizes the week’s top outdoor policy related headlines. With questions, news tips and angry hate mail, email him at tom [at] outdooralliance [dot] net. Forest Service Moves More Cash to Keep Fighting Fires – Again This week, […]

The Week in Outdoor Policy – August 9th
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The Week in Outdoor Policy – August 9th

Tom Flynn tracks policy related to conservation and recreation for the Outdoor Alliance. Most Fridays, he summarizes the week’s top outdoor policy related headlines. With questions, news tips and angry hate mail, email him at tom [at] outdooralliance [dot] net. Idaho Holds First Federal Land Grab Meeting The front lines of the Sagebrush […]

This Week in Outdoor Policy – July 26th
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This Week in Outdoor Policy – July 26th

Tom Flynn tracks policy related to conservation and recreation for the Outdoor Alliance. Most Fridays, he summarizes the week’s top outdoor policy related headlines. With questions, news tips and angry hate mail, email him at tom [at] outdooralliance [dot] net.   Proposed Budgets Gut Funding for Conservation, Recreation… Funding for the outdoors took […]

This Week in Outdoor Policy – July 19th
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This Week in Outdoor Policy – July 19th

Tom Flynn tracks policy related to conservation and recreation for the Outdoor Alliance. Most Fridays, he summarizes the week’s top outdoor policy related headlines. With questions, news tips and angry hate mail, email him at tom [at] outdooralliance [dot] net. Good Public Land News out of…Utah? The words “good news for the outdoors” […]

This Week in Outdoor Policy – July 12th
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This Week in Outdoor Policy – July 12th

Tom Flynn tracks policy related to conservation and recreation for the Outdoor Alliance. Most Fridays, he summarizes the week’s top outdoor policy related headlines. With questions, news tips and angry hate mail, email him at tom [at] outdooralliance [dot] net.   Hot and Loaded: Fires in the West With last week’s tragic loss […]