Backcountry Hunters & Anglers is profoundly disappointed, therefore, in the vote by Republican delegates to transfer ownership of our public lands and waters to the states. This decision fails to uphold the interests and values of American citizens and, if implemented, would have severe negative repercussions for our cherished landscapes, the fish and wildlife that inhabit them, and the outdoor opportunities enjoyed by millions.

http://flyrodreel.com/bha-statement-gop-platform-public-lands-vote/