Mule Deer Foundation Thanks Sec. Vilsack for Appointing Randy Moore as next U.S. Forest Service Chief

Salt Lake City, UT: The Mule Deer Foundation (MDF) today thanked U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack for appointing Randy Moore as Chief of the U.S. Forest Service, and expressed appreciation to outgoing Chief Vicki Christiansen. Following is a statement by Mule Deer Foundation President/CEO Joel Pedersen: “With his experience as the regional forester leading… Continue reading Mule Deer Foundation Thanks Sec. Vilsack for Appointing Randy Moore as next U.S. Forest Service Chief

Utah Conservation Permit Funding Raised During Western Hunting & Conservation Expo Allocated to Mule Deer Conservation Projects

Salt Lake City, UT: The Mule Deer Foundation (MDF) announced today that $1.06 million was allocated for mule deer conservation projects through Utah’s Watershed Restoration Initiative. The funding was generated from the sale of Utah Conservation Permits and money raised from the 200 tag drawing hosted during the Western Hunting and Conservation Expo in February. A variety… Continue reading Utah Conservation Permit Funding Raised During Western Hunting & Conservation Expo Allocated to Mule Deer Conservation Projects

Mule Deer Foundation Looks Forward to Working With Interior Secretary Deb Haaland

Salt Lake City, UT: The Mule Deer Foundation congratulates Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland on today’s confirmation vote and looks forward to working with her on the critical issues facing public lands and wildlife. As the first Native American to serve in a White House cabinet, Haaland will bring an important perspective to the position.… Continue reading Mule Deer Foundation Looks Forward to Working With Interior Secretary Deb Haaland

Mule Deer Foundation Applauds Confirmation of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack

Salt Lake City, UT: The Mule Deer Foundation applauds the U.S. Senate for yesterday afternoon’s strong vote to confirm Tom Vilsack as the next secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. During his previous tenure overseeing the department, Vilsack worked closely with conservation organizations and ranchers on national forest lands and sagebrush rangelands to ensure these… Continue reading Mule Deer Foundation Applauds Confirmation of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack

Nosler Signs on in Support of the Mule Deer Foundation

Salt Lake City, UT: The Mule Deer Foundation (MDF) announced today that Nosler Inc. (Nosler) has signed on as a Gold Level supporter of the organization. This investment by Nosler showcases their commitment to wildlife conservation and the MDF mission, Ensuring the Conservation of Mule Deer, Black-Tailed Deer and their Habitat. “Nosler has long been a… Continue reading Nosler Signs on in Support of the Mule Deer Foundation

Big Game Brew Announces New Coffee that Gives Back to the Mule Deer Foundation

This small batch coffee company combines a passion for hunting, premium coffee, creating memories and giving back. Every bag sold gives money to conservation and the company has partnerships and relationships with the most active conservation groups. Big Game Brew offers hunters a way to fuel their passion, give back to their sport and create… Continue reading Big Game Brew Announces New Coffee that Gives Back to the Mule Deer Foundation

Mule Deer Foundation Announces Joel Pedersen as New President/CEO

Salt Lake City, UT: The Mule Deer Foundation announced today that Joel Pedersen has been selected as the organization’s new president and chief executive officer, replacing Miles Moretti who is retiring after 14 years at the helm. Pedersen spent the last 22 years with the National Wild Turkey Federation and has broad experience on conservation policy,… Continue reading Mule Deer Foundation Announces Joel Pedersen as New President/CEO

ZEISS Signs on in Support of the Mule Deer Foundation

Salt Lake City, Utah: The Mule Deer Foundation (MDF) announced today that Carl Zeiss Sports Optics (ZEISS), a leading manufacturer in high performance sports optics, has signed on as a supporter of MDF. The move underscores the conservation commitment of ZEISS and their endorsement of MDF’s mission to ensure the conservation of mule deer, black-tailed deer… Continue reading ZEISS Signs on in Support of the Mule Deer Foundation

Henry Repeating Arms Signs On As MDF Bronze Level Supporter

Salt Lake City, Utah: The Mule Deer Foundation (MDF) announced today that Henry Repeating Arms (Henry) has signed on as a Bronze Level supporter.  Henry has been a long-term partner of MDF and its various fundraising initiatives.  Today’s endorsement further distinguishes this commitment to MDF.  For years, MDF banquets have featured numerous American made Henry lever action rifles to… Continue reading Henry Repeating Arms Signs On As MDF Bronze Level Supporter

Great American Outdoors Act Passes House; Mule Deer Foundation Praises Public Lands Conservation Bill

Salt Lake City, UT: Today the Mule Deer Foundation commended the U.S. House of Representatives for its historic action in passing the Great American Outdoors Act by a vote of 310-107. The bill is a victory for public lands hunters because it fully and permanently funds land conservation through the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF)… Continue reading Great American Outdoors Act Passes House; Mule Deer Foundation Praises Public Lands Conservation Bill