European Hunters Score Big Win in the EU as Brits Keep Their Guard Up

The European Parliament voted favorably this week on Amendment 24 to the EU Biodiversity Strategy for 2030 that modified language that could have been used to ban the trade and import of wildlife species legally hunted in Africa and elsewhere outside of the EU. With the successful passage of the amendment, the existing framework allowing… Continue reading European Hunters Score Big Win in the EU as Brits Keep Their Guard Up

Umarex USA Becomes the Latest to Sign Multi-Year Sponsorship with SCI

SCI is excited to announce that Umarex USA has signed on as a multi-year sponsor of SCI. The family-owned company based out of Fort Smith, Ark. is a leading manufacturer and supplier of airguns and airsoft accessories. With nearly 50 years of experience producing high-quality products, Umarex has a reputation for the finest airguns on… Continue reading Umarex USA Becomes the Latest to Sign Multi-Year Sponsorship with SCI

Safari Club International Creates New Department and Expands Communications Outreach

Safari Club International continues to strengthen its position as First for Hunters by further investing in advocacy, marketing and communications. With this announcement, SCI has established the Office of International Government and Public Affairs that will be located in SCI’s Washington D.C headquarters. Benjamin Cassidy has been promoted to serve as SCI’s Executive Vice President… Continue reading Safari Club International Creates New Department and Expands Communications Outreach

SCI Prevails in Lead Ammunition Case: State Regulations Upheld

Safari Club International (SCI) has successfully defended a lawsuit brought by anti-hunting groups attempting to ban lead ammunition in Arizona’s Kaibab National Forest. That lawsuit aimed to restrict hunting access on the fabricated grounds of a federal environmental law violation, and the issue has bounced around the courts for the last several years. In April… Continue reading SCI Prevails in Lead Ammunition Case: State Regulations Upheld

SCI Members Rally Against Harmful “Cottonwood” Rule

In response to a series of court decisions known as “Cottonwood,” Safari Club International (SCI) submitted over 1,000 comment letters from our nationwide membership to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) in support of their new rule that would combat the effects this harmful litigation has had on active forest management.  The Cottonwood decision, if left… Continue reading SCI Members Rally Against Harmful “Cottonwood” Rule

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

SCI Convention Returns to Las Vegas in 2021 – Will Kick Off 50 Years of SCI

Safari Club International has announced that the 49th International Hunters’ Convention will return to Las Vegas, Nevada, February 3-6, 2021. The event will serve as the kickoff celebration of 50 years of SCI, the leading hunting advocacy organization established in 1971. The exhibits and daytime activities will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Exhibits… Continue reading SCI Convention Returns to Las Vegas in 2021 – Will Kick Off 50 Years of SCI

SCI WELCOMES TROPHY SCAN AS LATEST LICENSING PARTNER

Washington, DC (JANUARY 28, 2020) – Safari Club International, the leader in defending the freedom to hunt and promoting wildlife conservation worldwide, is pleased to announce an endorsement agreement with Trophy Scan, a revolutionary 3D technology to create an exact digital image of any sized trophy. Trophy Scan’s patented VoluMetrics (VM)™ scoring and measuring software… Continue reading SCI WELCOMES TROPHY SCAN AS LATEST LICENSING PARTNER

SAFARI CLUB INTERNATIONAL WELCOMES BARNETT AS NATIONAL SPONSOR

Safari Club International, the leader in protecting the freedom to hunt and in promoting wildlife conservation worldwide, is excited to announce Barnett as a national sponsor for the crossbow category. Through this partnership Barnett will help celebrate hunters at the annual SCI Convention in February 2020 and support the mission of SCI. As the world’s… Continue reading SAFARI CLUB INTERNATIONAL WELCOMES BARNETT AS NATIONAL SPONSOR

SCI Congratulates President Masisi On Re-Election

The Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) emerged from a peaceful election on Friday with a majority of seats in the national assembly, ensuring President Mokgweetsi Masisi another term as President of Botswana. As president of the wildlife-rich southern African nation, President Masisi has taken bold action to reintegrate legal, regulated hunting as part of his country’s… Continue reading SCI Congratulates President Masisi On Re-Election