COUNCIL REPORT HIGHLIGHTS LICENSE SALES INCREASES IN 2020

(Washington, D.C.) –  “License sales were up in 2020 and we’re ready to focus on Retention in 2021,” commented Dr. Steven Leath in response to the recent insights garnered from the Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports’ (Council) research into hunting license sales during the COVID-19 pandemic. Leath, who serves as the Executive Director… Continue reading COUNCIL REPORT HIGHLIGHTS LICENSE SALES INCREASES IN 2020

Council Tracks Impacts of COVID-19 on Hunting License Trends

(Washington, D.C.) – This week marks one year since COVID-19 swept the country and altered Americans’ daily lives. Reports throughout 2020 highlighted the impact COVID-19 had on Americans and spotlighted their pursuit to get outdoors, connect with nature and escape the effects of the pandemic. Participation in outdoor recreation activities soared and as previous media coverage… Continue reading Council Tracks Impacts of COVID-19 on Hunting License Trends

Conservation Organizations Adapting on “It’s Federal Season” Podcast

ANOKA, Minnesota – December 17, 2020 – COVID-19 has been tough on conservation organizations and their fundraising models. Organizations like Pheasants Forever have canceled their highly successful banquet programs and recently announced the cancelation of the annual Pheasant Fest slated to be held in Sioux Falls, SD in February of 2021. The silver lining, the uncertainties… Continue reading Conservation Organizations Adapting on “It’s Federal Season” Podcast

Industry Day at the Range™ Announces 2021 Event Cancellation

LAS VEGAS, N.V. – In light of the announcement on Friday, October 30, 2020 that the 2021 SHOT Show has been canceled due to COVID-19 concerns, Industry Day at the Range has also made the difficult decision to cancel all planned events on January 18, 2021. For registered media, buyers, exhibitors and sponsors seeking additional details about… Continue reading Industry Day at the Range™ Announces 2021 Event Cancellation

QDMA/NDA to Host Southeast Deer Study Group Meeting Virtually

ATHENS, GA (October 28, 2020) – For the past 41 years, nothing stopped the largest, longest-running annual gathering of deer researchers in the nation, the Southeast Deer Study Group (SEDSG) meeting, until COVID-19. But QDMA and NDA are stepping up to ensure this important event stays alive in 2021 by hosting it as a virtual conference,… Continue reading QDMA/NDA to Host Southeast Deer Study Group Meeting Virtually

Women are one of tomorrow’s mountain sports pillars

Unveiling of the new mountain sports brand of the Oberalp Group Results of an international semiotic analysis conducted to understand women’s needs related to sports SALEWA, DYNAFIT, WILD COUNTRY, EVOLV and POMOCA present their winter 2021 highlights The very successful edition of the first Oberalp Virtual Convention in spring 2020 and the persisting restrictions due… Continue reading Women are one of tomorrow’s mountain sports pillars

DNR & Dane County Sheriff’s Office Expand November Public Hours At County Shooting Range, $10 User Fee

MADISON, Wis. – Thanks to the continuing project agreement between the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources and the Dane County Sheriff’s Office, the public again will have November access to the Dane County Law Enforcement Training Center Range for hunter firearm sight-in. November hours were first announced in June, when weekend hours at the range were announced.… Continue reading DNR & Dane County Sheriff’s Office Expand November Public Hours At County Shooting Range, $10 User Fee

Local Deer Processors Impacted by COVID-19

Hunters Advised to Plan Ahead Hagerstown, MD – Many hunters across the country enjoy processing the deer they harvest into delicious steaks, roasts, and specialty items such as sausage and jerky at home. Many others rely on the services of local butcher shops and meat markets for their deer processing needs – locations that may be… Continue reading Local Deer Processors Impacted by COVID-19

OFF-ROAD SOCIAL DISTANCING REQUIRES THE RIGHT TIRES – NEXEN’S ROADIAN MTX SHOWS WHAT OFF ROADERS SHOULD LOOK FOR IN A HIGH-PERFORMANCE OFF-ROAD TIRE

— Nexen Shares Important Tire Features That Can Make or Break an Off-Road Adventure — DIAMOND BAR, Calif., (Aug. 27, 2020) — As the nation continues to weather the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, Americans are still being encouraged to practice social distancing whenever possible – and that doesn’t mean just staying indoors. More than… Continue reading OFF-ROAD SOCIAL DISTANCING REQUIRES THE RIGHT TIRES – NEXEN’S ROADIAN MTX SHOWS WHAT OFF ROADERS SHOULD LOOK FOR IN A HIGH-PERFORMANCE OFF-ROAD TIRE

Find Your Adventure, Go Wild In Wisconsin

People are connecting with Wisconsin's great outdoors more than ever. / Photo Credit: Wisconsin DNR

MADISON, Wis. – People are connecting with Wisconsin’s great outdoors more than ever as the state continues to navigate the COVID-19 public health emergency. For those who need a place for space, Wisconsin has lots to offer. With 49 state parks, 15 state forests, 44 state trails, 84,000 miles of rivers and streams, and roughly 15,000 lakes,… Continue reading Find Your Adventure, Go Wild In Wisconsin