The Great American Outdoors Act Gains Steam on Capitol Hill

Bipartisan public lands legislation introduced in the House (Washington D.C.)—U.S. Representatives Mike Simpson (R-ID) and Joe Cunningham (D-SC) today introduced bipartisan legislation in the House of Representatives to permanently and fully fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund and address the crippling maintenance backlog on federal public lands. The Great American Outdoors Act fully funds LWCF at… Continue reading The Great American Outdoors Act Gains Steam on Capitol Hill

Houston Safari Club Foundation’s Hunter’s Horn® Magazine Receives 2020 Communicator Award

(Houston, TX- June 3, 2020) Houston Safari Club Foundation has been honored with a 2020 Communicator Award of Distinction in the category of Magazine-Association for Marketing/Promotion, for its quarterly hunting publication, Hunter’s Horn® Magazine.  The 26th annual Communicator Awards winners were recently announced by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts. The Communicator Awards receives… Continue reading Houston Safari Club Foundation’s Hunter’s Horn® Magazine Receives 2020 Communicator Award

This Week on HSCF’s “Hunting Matters”: Razor Dobbs

(Houston, TX- June 2, 2020) Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF) and “Hunting Matters” welcomes outdoor personality Razor Dobbs. To say Razor is a passionate hunter is an understatement.  A survivor of a wild boar attack and a nearly fatal elephant charge, he lives the highs and perils of hunting that he dreamed about when he… Continue reading This Week on HSCF’s “Hunting Matters”: Razor Dobbs

Great American Outdoors Act Continues to Gain Momentum in Congress

June 4, 2020 (WASHINGTON, D.C.) – The Great American Outdoors Act (GAOA) continues to gain momentum in Congress after a recent announcement by Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus (CSC) member and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (KY) that the Senate will soon take up GAOA, likely next week. Earlier today, a House companion of GAOA was introduced by a number… Continue reading Great American Outdoors Act Continues to Gain Momentum in Congress

Game and Parks has resources for landowners with wildlife damage

LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is proactively working with landowners who have encountered wildlife damage to their crops and property. “Crop and livestock damage can be a serious issue for many landowners,” said Game and Parks Director Jim Douglas. “We understand this and need to let landowners know what tools we… Continue reading Game and Parks has resources for landowners with wildlife damage

SAFARI CLUB INTERNATIONAL AIMS TO ADVANCE HOUSE VERSION OF GREAT AMERICAN OUTDOORS ACT

Washington, DC – (June 4, 2020) – Safari Club International (SCI) commends Congressmen Mike Simpson (R – ID) and Joe Cunningham (D – SC) for introducing the House version of the Great American Outdoors Act.  This bill is the companion to the Senate version of the Great American Outdoors Act (S.3422), which was introduced earlier this year by Senators… Continue reading SAFARI CLUB INTERNATIONAL AIMS TO ADVANCE HOUSE VERSION OF GREAT AMERICAN OUTDOORS ACT

Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Outdoor Fund Grants $125,000 for Mule Deer Foundation Conservation Projects

Salt Lake City, UT: The Mule Deer Foundation announced today that it was awarded a $125,000 grant from the Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Outdoor Fund for on-the-ground conservation projects in six states through the organization’s Migration Corridors and Winter Range Initiative. The funding will be used for habitat enhancement projects in Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nevada,… Continue reading Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Outdoor Fund Grants $125,000 for Mule Deer Foundation Conservation Projects

DU encourages farmers and ranchers to apply for Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

New USDA program provides vital assistance for impacted agriculture producers WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 2, 2020 – The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is beginning to accept applications from farmers and ranchers impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic for the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP).  Ducks Unlimited applauds Congress and the Administration for implementing CFAP to help farmers… Continue reading DU encourages farmers and ranchers to apply for Coronavirus Food Assistance Program

Delta Waterfowl Welcomes Flambeau Outdoors as a ‘Champion of Delta’ Corporate Sponsor

BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — Flambeau Outdoors, maker of waterfowl decoys, calls, and a wide range of other waterfowl hunting gear, has committed its support to The Duck Hunters Organization as a ‘Champion of Delta’ Corporate Sponsor. “For nearly half of a century, we’ve produced our legacy decoy and hunting accessory product lines to fuel and… Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Welcomes Flambeau Outdoors as a ‘Champion of Delta’ Corporate Sponsor

Montana Receives $2 Million to Benefit Wildlife Habitat, Research

MISSOULA, Mont. — The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and its partners awarded Montana $2,197,843 in grant funding for wildlife habitat improvement, elk-related research and hunting heritage projects. RMEF directly granted $496,930 and leveraged an additional $1,700,013 in partner dollars. “This significant amount of funding allows so much quality on-the-ground habitat work to take place all… Continue reading Montana Receives $2 Million to Benefit Wildlife Habitat, Research