TREE PLANTING ENCOURAGED DURING PANDEMIC – CONNECTING WITH OUR NATURAL WORLD

EAGLE RIVER, WI – What can tree planting do to help with the Coronavirus pandemic? During this time when all of our lives are continuing to be impacted by COVID-19, making a physical connection with nature can have a positive effect on your health – and the health of our natural resources. “Hands-on activities like tree… Continue reading TREE PLANTING ENCOURAGED DURING PANDEMIC – CONNECTING WITH OUR NATURAL WORLD

5.11 Reopens Retail Stores as COVID-19 Restrictions Subside

Irvine, Calif. (May 26, 2020) – 5.11, Inc. the global innovator of purpose-built apparel, footwear and gear, announced it is gradually reopening its United States-based retail stores in light of the restriction lifts surrounding Coronavirus (COVID-19). Each of 5.11’s 66 company-owned stores will be opening on a case-by-case basis in accordance with all federal, state… Continue reading 5.11 Reopens Retail Stores as COVID-19 Restrictions Subside

NRA Launches Online Gun Safety Courses

Fairfax, Va. – In response to the growing number of first-time gun buyers during the coronavirus outbreak, the National Rifle Association’s Education & Training Division is pleased to announce the launch of four new online gun safety courses.  “These courses will provide an option for first-time gun owners who don’t have the ability to take an NRA… Continue reading NRA Launches Online Gun Safety Courses

Texas Team Trail Presented by Bass Pro Shops & Cabela’s Cancels Amistad Event

Amistad event cancelled due to Coronavirus concerns Springfield, Mo. (April 2, 2020) – The Texas Team Trail (TXTT) presented by Bass Pro Shops & Cabela’s has cancelled the Amistad event due to concerns about the Coronavirus. Originally slated for April 18, TXTT does not currently have a date rescheduled to make up the event.  “We are… Continue reading Texas Team Trail Presented by Bass Pro Shops & Cabela’s Cancels Amistad Event

Riton Partners with TheManSpot for Social Distancing Fun, Giveaway

Tucson, AZ (3 April 2020) Riton Optics partnered with social media influencer and face of TheManSpot, Vaughn NeVille to talk about social distancing during this coronavirus pandemic. Through the banter, NeVille and Jerimiah Alexander, Business Development Manager of Riton Optics, engage in a fun and playful tone discussing the coronavirus. From a zombie takedown to… Continue reading Riton Partners with TheManSpot for Social Distancing Fun, Giveaway

State park lodging, cabins to be closed temporarily

LINCOLN, Neb. – In a proactive effort to prevent the potential for spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission temporarily will close state park lodging in April. Game and Parks will close park lodging facilities and cabin rentals April 1-30. A possible extension period may be implemented if conditions do… Continue reading State park lodging, cabins to be closed temporarily

Game and Parks closing public access to wildlife viewing blinds

NORTH PLATTE, Neb. – In a proactive state and national effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus and ensure the health of its customers and staff, the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission is closing the public crane viewing blind at North River Wildlife Management Area north of Hershey. The Commission aims to protect its… Continue reading Game and Parks closing public access to wildlife viewing blinds

GoWild Offering $250K in Free Advertising to State Fish & Wildlife Agencies to Promote the Sale of Hunting & Fishing Licenses

All States Can Apply to Receive $5,000 in Targeted Marketing Effectively immediately, the social media platform GoWild is offering $5,000 in free advertising to any state fish and game agency to promote hunting and fishing license sales. The company aims to generate revenue for states’ wildlife management departments and local businesses, promote state parks for hiking, and… Continue reading GoWild Offering $250K in Free Advertising to State Fish & Wildlife Agencies to Promote the Sale of Hunting & Fishing Licenses

SCI STATEMENT ON COVID-19

Washington, DC – (MARCH 18, 2019) – While the U.S. and the rest of the world navigate the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Safari Club International (SCI) is actively monitoring the disruptions the pandemic is wreaking on the global hunting community. Our global membership at SCI includes hunters, outfitters, guides, and operators who will all likely face unforeseen restrictions… Continue reading SCI STATEMENT ON COVID-19

2020 NATIONAL R3 SYMPOSIUM RESCHEDULED – COVID-19 UPDATE

(Washington, D.C.) – As the Coronavirus/COVID-19 has emerged as a threat to public health, the Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports (Council) is committed to preventing the spread of the virus and is following federal guidelines for event planning and execution issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in addition to… Continue reading 2020 NATIONAL R3 SYMPOSIUM RESCHEDULED – COVID-19 UPDATE