July 26, 2016

Conservation is Conservative


Solar energy represents an incredible opportunity for our nation’s economy and for individual homeowners. However, there are serious issues…rooted in physics, the state of our grid, and finance which slows the growth of solar. Some of those issues also pit various interest groups against each other. ConservAmerica is working to solve the solar conundrum.


Two representatives from ConservAmerica will attend the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. Rob Sisson, president, and The Hon. Nan Hayworth, director, will be available for media interviews Monday through Thursday. Sisson, former mayor of Sturgis, MI, has served as president of ConservAmerica since 2011. Hayworth, an ophthalmologist, served in the United States Congress from 2011-2012 […]


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: ROB SISSON 269.651.1808 Tina Beattie, Chairman of ConservAmerica, announces the addition of two highly talented individuals to the organization’s staff. Paul Walker has been appointed Executive Director and will focus on implementation of the ConservAmerica’s “Cleaner, Here, Now” energy strategy. Walker brings incredible depth of experience in public policy, energy, and […]


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GOP Resolution on Environmental Stewardship

Rep. Reichert speaking at ConservAmerica's Theodore Roosevelt Banquet

Today, Rep. Chris Gibson (R-NY) introduced a resolution calling on Congress to study conservative approaches to climate change, climate security, and adaptation. This link to Rep. Gibson’s Congressional website provides more detail. In addition to Rep. Gibson, the following ten members co-sponsored the resolution: Rep. Richard Hanna (NY) Rep. Bob Dold (IL) Rep. Elise Stefanik […]

Mark Kirk: Great Lakes Conservation Champion

In 2000, when ConservAmerica chose to endorse Mark Kirk in his first race for Congress, we believed he was a common sense leader who would work both publicly and behind the scenes to make conservation of our nation’s great natural resources a priority. Since then, Sen. Kirk has staked out an incredible record of pro-environment […]

Murphey Western Institute

Michael Martin Murphey and ConservAmerica Executive Director Rob Sisson

Earth Day Texas, a three day festival held at Fair Park in Dallas every spring, is an unique opportunity for businesses, NGO’s, and government entities to share best practices and discuss issues. ConservAmerica is a proud exhibitor and active participant in the event. We’ve been there every year since its inception. This year, we had […]

Does Our Military Know Something We Don’t Know?

“While the causes of climate change and its impacts continue to be argued or ignored in our nation, the linkage between changes in our climate and national security has been obscured. Political concerns and budgetary limitations cannot be allowed to dominate what is essentially a salient national security concern for our nation. Our Congress, the […]

The Outdoors, A Teenager’s Perspective


  It was a typical night of surveying the world in front of our tech gadgets, catching up on the events of the day, and listening to whatever my daughter was in the mood to listen to and sing.  We begin to discuss our most recent outdoor adventure and where we might want to go […]