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Idaho's Conservation Experiment: 50 Years Later explores the history and future of the Sawtooth National Recreation Area.

With COVID-19 In Mind, Idaho Lawmaker Urges Responsible Outdoor Recreation

Richard Vogel
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People wear protective masks as they walk on a popular hiking trail near Los Angeles, California. Taken May 2020.


As we continue to move through this pandemic, outdoorsy folks are finding ways to pursue their outdoor passions and recreate responsibly.

With summer in full swing, more and more people are outside enjoying all Idaho has to offer. 


A group of legislators from the Idaho Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus are wanting to make sure people follow safety guidelines when they’re outside.


Joining Idaho Matters live today to talk more is Representative Sally Toone (D-Gooding).

As COVID-19 cases spread through the U.S. and Idaho, we’re committed to keeping you updated and informed. You can get updated info on cases, closures and how to stay healthy at any time on our Coronavirus news blog.


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Hi! I’m Gemma Gaudette, the host of the award-winning show, Idaho Matters. During the day you’ll find me researching and writing about all the fascinating topics we tackle on our show. And of course, at noon, each weekday you’ll find me live behind the microphone as Idaho Matters airs.