WAPOA is in contact with our legislators, not only locally, but at the state level.
President Tom Watson has been interviewed by Lakeland News (TV) on multiple occasions.
Photo below, giving testimony at a State hearing.
WAPOA Speaks at State House Legislative Committee We would like to think that this effort, as well as the similar testimony and work of many others, helped get the needed increase in funding which was obtained during this legislative session.
WAPOA speaks frankly at State House Legislative Committtee meeting, taking invasive species fight to the state level, outlining challenges. Receives praise from legislators.
Image from LAKELAND NEWS