Federal Ammunition Supports the Boone and Crockett Club’s 31st Big Game Awards as Centennial Sponsor

Federal Ammunition has signed on as the Centennial Sponsor of the Boone and Crockett Club’s 31st Big Game Awards that will be held July 21-23, 2022, in Springfield, Missouri. The event recognizes the biggest heads, horns, and antlers from North America entered into the Boone and Crockett Club’s record book during the last three years. The 31st Big… Continue reading Federal Ammunition Supports the Boone and Crockett Club’s 31st Big Game Awards as Centennial Sponsor

Boone and Crockett Club Board Approves Position Statements on Technology and Environmental Litigation

The Boone and Crockett Club’s board approved two position statements earlier this month during its 134th Annual Meeting held in New Orleans, Louisiana. The board approved the new “Technology and Hunting” position statement to reaffirm the importance of maintaining Fair Chase® principles when considering the use of technological advancements in a hunting situation. In addition, the updated… Continue reading Boone and Crockett Club Board Approves Position Statements on Technology and Environmental Litigation

Boone and Crockett Club’s 31st Big Game Awards to be Held July 21-23, 2022, at Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium

The Boone and Crockett Club’s 31st Big Game Awards will be held next summer, July 21-23, in Springfield, Missouri, at Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium. The event recognizes the biggest heads, horns, and antlers from North America entered into the Boone and Crockett Club’s record book during the last three years. In early 2022, select… Continue reading Boone and Crockett Club’s 31st Big Game Awards to be Held July 21-23, 2022, at Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium

House Passes Boone and Crockett Club Supported Chronic Wasting Disease Bill

The U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation last night that will provide funding for research and management to help fight chronic wasting disease (CWD), an always fatal neurological disease affecting members of the deer family. The CWD Research and Management Act (H.R. 5608) is sponsored by Representatives Ron Kind (D-WI) and GT Thompson (R-PA) and supported… Continue reading House Passes Boone and Crockett Club Supported Chronic Wasting Disease Bill

Boone and Crockett Club, Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation Establish Formal Partnership to Further Conservation Priorities

B&C President Jim Arnold (left) and CSF President/CEO Jeff Crane (right) sign a partnership agreement while B&C CEO Tony Schoonen and B&C Member and CSF Board Chair Simon Roosevelt look on.

The Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF), the leading advocate for sportsmen and women in the political arena, and the Boone and Crockett Club (B&C), America’s pioneers of conservation, announced a formal partnership through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) during the Boone and Crockett Club’s 134th Annual Meeting in New Orleans. Defining and establishing a recognized partnership between CSF and B&C –… Continue reading Boone and Crockett Club, Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation Establish Formal Partnership to Further Conservation Priorities

Boone and Crockett Club Welcomes Introduction of Bipartisan Chronic Wasting Disease Research and Management Act

The Boone and Crockett Club thanks Representatives Ron Kind (D-WI-3) and GT Thompson (R-PA-15) for yesterday’s introduction of legislation to authorize federal funding to address chronic wasting disease (CWD) more holistically. H.R. 5608 authorizes $35 million each to research and management efforts and requires 75% of the management funding be directed to state and tribal wildlife agencies. If enacted,… Continue reading Boone and Crockett Club Welcomes Introduction of Bipartisan Chronic Wasting Disease Research and Management Act

Boone and Crockett Club’s Poach & Pay Project Recommended to Receive Multistate Conservation Grant

During the recent Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (AFWA) meeting, a Multistate Conservation Grant (MSCG) proposal to provide funding for the Boone and Crockett Club’s Poach & Pay Project was recommended for approval. Coordinated in conjunction with the Wildlife Management Institute (WMI), Poach & Pay is the first comprehensive research project to review, assess, and address… Continue reading Boone and Crockett Club’s Poach & Pay Project Recommended to Receive Multistate Conservation Grant

Safari Club International Supports Boone and Crockett Club Poach & Pay Project as a “Trailblazer in Conservation” Sponsor

The Boone and Crockett Club announced today that Safari Club International (SCI) is supporting the Club’s Poach & Pay project as a Trailblazer in Conservation, the highest, mission-focused partnership level available with the Club. The sponsorship shows SCI’s strong support for the initiative that is intended to reduce illegal take of wildlife in North America. Poach &… Continue reading Safari Club International Supports Boone and Crockett Club Poach & Pay Project as a “Trailblazer in Conservation” Sponsor

Boone and Crockett Club Statement on FWS Decision to Initiate Status Review of Gray Wolves

The Boone and Crockett Club is cautiously hopeful that today’s decision by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to reanalyze the status of the wolf under the Endangered Species Act will put science ahead of politics. “Today’s announcement by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service could provoke more controversy, but we hope all concerned can… Continue reading Boone and Crockett Club Statement on FWS Decision to Initiate Status Review of Gray Wolves

$500,000 Grant Awarded to Restore Old Milwaukee Depot Building, Home to Boone and Crockett Club Headquarters

The Boone and Crockett Club has received a $500,000 grant through the Montana Historic Preservation program to begin renovations of the Old Milwaukee Depot in Missoula. With its two towers and red brick facade visible along the Clark Fork River, the building is a well-known landmark in the city and has been home to the… Continue reading $500,000 Grant Awarded to Restore Old Milwaukee Depot Building, Home to Boone and Crockett Club Headquarters