Tag: NWTF Save the Habitat. Save the Hunt.

  • Massey Earns Conservation Award

    NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Matt Massey, of Orleans, Nebraska, has received national recognition from the National Wild Turkey Federation as the recipient of the Roger M. Latham Sportsman Wild Turkey Service Award for his 27 years of dedication to the organization and for his exceptional ability to drive the NWTF Save the Habitat. Save the Hunt. initiative. “I […]

  • Bennett Earns Conservation Award

    NASHVILLE, Tenn.—R.L. Bennett, of Nixa, Missouri, has received national recognition from the National Wild Turkey Federation as the recipient of the Roger M. Latham Sportsman Wild Turkey Service Award for his leadership as Missouri’s banquet chairman, his drive to educate hunters and nonhunters about the importance of conservation and his selfless dedication to the NWTF […]

  • Primos Hunting Wins National Award for Excellence in Turkey Call Making

    NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The National Wild Turkey Federation honored Primos Hunting with the Dick Kirby Award for its passion and design of premium turkey calls, as well as a commitment to the NWTF mission. “Primos is more than honored to be chosen to receive the NWTF Dick Kirby Award,” said Founder of Primos Hunting, Will Primos. “Dick […]

  • Lawson Receives National Recognition from the National Wild Turkey Federation

    NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The National Wild Turkey Federation recently honored Kenny Lawson of the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation with to 2020 Wildlife Officer of the Year Award. Lawson received his award at the 44th annual NWTF Convention and Sport Show. The Wildlife Officer of the Year Award is given to individuals that have excelled and demonstrated […]

  • Ross Receives National Recognition from the National Wild Turkey Federation

    NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The National Wild Turkey Federation honored Vern Ross with the C.B. McLeod Award for his productive and enduring career with the Pennsylvania Game Commission and his dedication to conservation. “I’m very proud of the work I have done over the years,” Ross said. “When I was executive director of the Pennsylvania Game Commission, I […]

  • Mote Receives Wildlife Manager of the Year Award

    NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The National Wild Turkey Federation presented Kevin Mote, Cross Timbers Wildlife District leader at the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, with the Joe Kurz Wildlife Manager of Year Award for his outstanding management of wild turkeys and wildlife habitat management. “Over the past 24 years with TPWD, I have enjoyed the support and partnership […]

  • Hoffman Receives NWTF Lifetime Achievement Award

    NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Rick Hoffman may have retired as a researcher from the Colorado Division of Wildlife, but his lasting impact on wildlife conservation and the wild turkey in Colorado and across the country has earned him a lifetime achievement award from the National Wild Turkey Federation. “Wayne Bailey was indeed a pioneer in wild turkey management […]

  • NWTF Attends Fireside Chat with Sec. Perdue and Sec. Bernhardt

    LAS VEGAS, N.V. — The National Wild Turkey Federation SHOT Show’s Tuesday morning fireside chat with U.S. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt and U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue, hosted by the National Shooting Sports Foundation. Larry Keane, NSSF’s senior vice president for government and public affairs, covered a variety of topics with Bernhardt and […]

  • NWTF pleased with Senate EPW committee passage of conservation legislation

    EDGEFIELD, S.C. — The National Wild Turkey Federation is pleased with the Senate’s Environmental and Public Works Committee passage of America’s Conservation Enhancement Act, S.3051, a bill that includes numerous measures for wildlife conservation, including the Modernizing the Pittman-Robertson Fund for Tomorrow’s Needs Act, an NWTF priority. The Pittman-Robertson Modernization provision, originally S.2092, sponsored by […]

  • National Wild Turkey Federation Exhibiting At 2020 HSCF Convention

    Houston, TX – Visit us at Booth # 936 at the 2020 Houston Safari Club Foundation Worldwide Hunting Expo & Convention! January 24-26, 2020. The National Wild Turkey Federation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to the conservation of the wild turkey and the preservation of our hunting heritage.  When the NWTF was founded in […]