Tag: conservation

  • RMEF Marks 37 Years of Conservation

    RMEF Marks 37 Years of Conservation

    MISSOULA, Mont. — May 14th is a monumental day in conservation. On this date in 1984, four elk hunters in northwest Montana officially founded the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation to ensure the future of elk, other wildlife, their habitat and our hunting heritage. “Our founders and their families had a vision and sacrificed much to establish […]

  • Winchester® Ammunition Renews as the Official Ammunition of Ducks Unlimited®

    Winchester® Ammunition Renews as the Official Ammunition of Ducks Unlimited®

    Winchester continues its leadership in conservation support with its renewal as the official ammunition of Ducks Unlimited®. For decades, Winchester has invested in conservation organizations and their initiatives that contribute to preserving millions of acres of wildlife habitat. During that time, many species of wildlife such as turkeys, deer and ducks have flourished.  “We are […]

  • This Week on HSCF’s “Hunting Matters” Radio & Podcast: Blake Henning, Chief Conservation Officer, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

    This Week on HSCF’s “Hunting Matters” Radio & Podcast:  Blake Henning, Chief Conservation Officer, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

    (Houston, TX- December 2, 2020) Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF) and “Hunting Matters” welcomes Blake Henning, Chief Conservation Officer, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation! Blake has served in his current role since 2010 providing leadership to the organization’s conservation, access, elk restoration, hunting heritage and government affairs programs. He has been with RMEF since 2000 when […]

  • RMEF, Partners Award $2 Million in Idaho

    RMEF, Partners Award $2 Million in Idaho

    MISSOULA, Mont. — The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and its partners awarded $2,047,704 of grant funding in Idaho to benefit habitat for elk and other wildlife as well as hunting heritage projects. RMEF directly granted $232,369 and leveraged an additional $1,815,335 in partner funding. “Idaho is home to key habitat for elk and other wildlife […]

  • Remington Arms Company Renews “Trailblazer in Conservation” Support for Boone and Crockett Club

    Remington Arms Company Renews “Trailblazer in Conservation” Support for Boone and Crockett Club

    MISSOULA, Mont. (April 16, 2020) – Remington Arms Company has renewed their sponsorship of the Boone and Crockett Club through the organization’s “Trailblazer in Conservation” program. Trailblazers in Conservation are investing in the Club’s mission work and are the highest-level partnership available with the Club. Remington is also the exclusive sponsor of the Club’s Fair Chase […]

  • Minnesota’s Wildlife Habitat, Hunting Heritage Get $212,000 Boost

    Minnesota’s Wildlife Habitat, Hunting Heritage Get $212,000 Boost

    MISSOULA, Mont. — The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and its partners awarded Minnesota $212,975 in grant funding to enhance wildlife habitat and support various hunting heritage and outdoors-related projects. RMEF directly granted $62,175 and leveraged an additional $150,800 in partner dollars. “A portion of this funding directly targeted 500 acres in northern Minnesota to improve […]

  • Conservation Partners Help Further RMEF’s Mission

    Conservation Partners Help Further RMEF’s Mission

    MISSOULA, Mont.— The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation salutes its Access Elk Country Initiative and Elk Country Legacy partners for providing critical conservation funding to its mission. “There is great power in partnerships. And these partners are not only respected national leaders in the outdoor industry but they strongly support elk, elk habitat, conservation, hunting and […]

  • SAFARI CLUB INTERNATIONAL INTRODUCES HUNTER ADVOCACY ACTION CENTER AND TEXT ALERT TOOL

    SAFARI CLUB INTERNATIONAL INTRODUCES HUNTER ADVOCACY ACTION CENTER AND TEXT ALERT TOOL

    Safari Club International, the leader in the defense of wildlife management, conservation and hunting access on public land, is excited to announce the SCI Hunter Advocacy Action Center, a new service to engage hunters in the ongoing effort to protect their freedom to pursue their passion. This text alert system sends alerts directly to a […]

  • Steve Scott Joins Blue Heron Communications

    Steve Scott Joins Blue Heron Communications

    NORMAN, Okla. (April 25, 2019) – Blue Heron Communications, a full-service, outdoor-specialty marketing agency announces the appointment of Steve Scott, producer and host of Safari Hunter’s Journal & Outdoor Guide television series, to the newly-created role of Special Projects Coordinator. Scott brings a high caliber of hunting heritage and expertise to Blue Heron Communications, as well as […]

  • Blue Heron Communications Expands Staff

    Blue Heron Communications Expands Staff

    New Production and Traffic Manager Named NORMAN, Okla. (April 11, 2019) – Today, Blue Heron Communications, a full-service, outdoor-specialty marketing agency, announces the hiring of Valarie Shaw as Production & Traffic Manager. “We are excited to announce this addition to our staff in response to the continued growth we are seeing with existing and new […]