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

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

Thorogood® Answers Call of the Uplands as New National Sponsor of Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever

The Official Hunting Boot helps fund national habitat conservation mission Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever are pleased to announce Thorogood® as a new national sponsor and the Official Hunting Boot of “The Habitat Organization.” The partnership is deep-rooted in the organizations’ shared vision for habitat conservation, hunting heritage, outdoor education, and local community engagement. Thorogood® will now market its… Continue reading Thorogood® Answers Call of the Uplands as New National Sponsor of Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever

Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever Volunteers Launch First-Ever Chapter on Western Slope of Colorado

Committee members are developing future plans for habitat, access, and R3 initiatives Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever in Colorado is pleased to announce the first-ever chapter launch on the state’s Western Slope. Officially chartered as the Western Colorado Chapter of Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever #978, local volunteers have begun planning outdoor education opportunities, learn-to-hunt… Continue reading Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever Volunteers Launch First-Ever Chapter on Western Slope of Colorado

Outdoor Heritage Education Center Interactive Trailers on Display at Wisconsin Open Season Sportsman’s Expo

The Outdoor Heritage Education Center (OHEC) will have their Touch of the Wild trailers and Mammals of Wisconsin touch tables on display at the Wisconsin Open Season Sportsman’s Expo at Kalahari Resorts & Conventions in the Wisconsin Dells, March 26-28. OHEC’s exhibits include dozens of mounted animals, furs and feathers, from Wisconsin and elsewhere. Visitors… Continue reading Outdoor Heritage Education Center Interactive Trailers on Display at Wisconsin Open Season Sportsman’s Expo

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

OUTDOORS TOMORROW FOUNDATION NAMES SOUTHLAKE, TEXAS’ NATHAN BUTLER AS EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR

2020 Honoree Displays a Knack for Getting Students Involved in Outdoor Activities and Expanding His Program GoOTF.com DALLAS – Feb 9, 2021 – The leading provider of in-school outdoor education to schools nationwide – the Outdoors Tomorrow Foundation – named Southlake, Texas, Carroll Middle School’s Nathan Butler as its 2020 Educator of the Year. The award… Continue reading OUTDOORS TOMORROW FOUNDATION NAMES SOUTHLAKE, TEXAS’ NATHAN BUTLER AS EDUCATOR OF THE YEAR

SCI Foundation and Outdoors Tomorrow Foundation Implement Partnership for P.E. Hunter Education

WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 27, 2021) –  The future of wildlife conservation is stronger now with the partnership between the Safari Club International Foundation (SCIF) and the Outdoors Tomorrow Foundation (OTF). The SCIF and OTF partnership includes SCIF’s sponsorship of the Hunter Education unit and promotion of Outdoor Adventures K-12 across America.  The Hunter Education unit is over… Continue reading SCI Foundation and Outdoors Tomorrow Foundation Implement Partnership for P.E. Hunter Education

FOUNDATIONS BAND TOGETHER TO HELP OUTDOORS TOMORROW FOUNDATION GET SCHOOL KIDS OUTSIDE

GoOTF.com DALLAS – Nov. 18, 2020 – Major donations from the Weatherby Foundation International and Safari Club International Foundation will help the nation’s leading provider of in-school outdoor education – the Outdoors Tomorrow Foundation (OTF) – make its unique Outdoor Adventures (OA) program available to more schools across the nation and get more kids outside. “This new partnership… Continue reading FOUNDATIONS BAND TOGETHER TO HELP OUTDOORS TOMORROW FOUNDATION GET SCHOOL KIDS OUTSIDE