Tag: Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation

  • INTRODUCING VORTEX CRAFTED IMPACT™

    INTRODUCING VORTEX CRAFTED IMPACT™

    BARNEVELD, Wis. – When art springs from a desire to promote a cause, it has the power to inspire and unite likeminded people who share the same values. Vortex Crafted Impact™ takes this idea a step farther by combining original art and apparel to give you an easy way to support the places and things you love. Collaborating with […]

  • Meadow Restoration in South Dakota’s Black Hills

    Meadow Restoration in South Dakota’s Black Hills

    EDGEFIELD, S.C.—A new 636-acre habitat enhancement project in the Black Hills of South Dakota is currently in progress, thanks to the collaborative efforts of the NWTF, the USDA Forest Service and the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. Partners are working to bolster the area’s value for wildlife by removing encroaching trees, mainly small ponderosa pines and […]

  • Meadow Restoration in South Dakota’s Black Hills

    Meadow Restoration in South Dakota’s Black Hills

    A new 636-acre habitat enhancement project in the Black Hills of South Dakota is currently in progress, thanks to the collaborative efforts of the NWTF, the USDA Forest Service and the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. Partners are working to bolster the area’s value for wildlife by removing encroaching trees, mainly small ponderosa pines and rocky […]

  • Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Awards Grant to
    Pass It On – Outdoor Mentors

    Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Awards Grant toPass It On – Outdoor Mentors

    Pass It On – Outdoor Mentors was awarded $25,000.00 in a grant from the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation Torstenson Family Endowment Hunting Heritage Grant Program.  These funds will be used to expand the rapidly growing Shooting Sports Outreach Program to engage participants in high school and college shooting sports in hunting activities.  Pass It On […]

  • NRA Appeals District Court’s Erroneous National Wildlife Refuge Decision

    NRA Appeals District Court’s Erroneous National Wildlife Refuge Decision

    Fairfax, Va. – The National Rifle Association on April 15 joined with Safari Club International, Sportsmen’s Alliance Foundation, and the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation to appeal an erroneous decision of the U.S. District Court for the District of Montana denying the pro-hunting organizations’ efforts to intervene in and defend the expansion of hunting opportunities on federal lands. […]

  • Equal Access to Injustice

    Equal Access to Injustice

    Congress created the Equal Access to Justice Act to give everyday Americans a fair shot. But it’s been hijacked into a lawsuit factory where environmental groups fuel their agendas with taxpayer money. When the federal government listed grizzly bears as threatened in the Lower 48 under the newly minted Endangered Species Act (ESA) in 1975, […]

  • RMEF, Partners Seek to Protect, Open Access to 15,573 Acres of Oregon Elk Habitat

    RMEF, Partners Seek to Protect, Open Access to 15,573 Acres of Oregon Elk Habitat

    MISSOULA, Mont. — In partnership with Hancock Natural Resources Group and the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW), the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is actively working to conserve 15,573 acres of wildlife habitat in northeast Oregon. “Wildlife officials targeted the importance of conserving this landscape, the Gateway to the Wallowa Mountains, dating back to […]

  • Key Habitat Connectivity Secured Forever in Wyoming

    Key Habitat Connectivity Secured Forever in Wyoming

    MISSOULA, Mont. — Thanks to a Wyoming family that successfully worked with the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, 634 acres of important elk habitat are now permanently protected in the southeast part of the state. “This voluntary conservation agreement is a credit to Al and Barb Johnson for their dedication to wildlife and conservation,” said Kyle […]

  • Benelli Steps Up Support of RMEF

    Benelli Steps Up Support of RMEF

    MISSOULA, Mont. — The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is proud to announce that Benelli is its newest Elk Country Legacy sponsor. “The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is one of the leading conservation groups in the outdoor arena,” said Timothy Joseph, Benelli USA vice president of marketing. “Their passion and commitment to wildlife and habitat conservation, […]

  • Winners Crowned at RMEF World Elk Calling Championships

    Winners Crowned at RMEF World Elk Calling Championships

    MISSOULA, Mont. — Call it a changing of the guard at the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation’s 2021 World Elk Calling Championships (WECC), presented by Sportsman’s Warehouse. RMEF, with the help of its sponsors, doled out more than $50,000 in cash and hunting gear while crowning five new champions in the head-to-head, bracketed format including Cody […]