Tag: Save the Habitat. Save the Hunt. initiative

  • NWTF Applauds Introduction of America the Beautiful Initiative

    NWTF Applauds Introduction of America the Beautiful Initiative

    EDGEFIELD, S.C.—The National Wild Turkey Federation praises the Biden Administration’s recent announcement of a collaborative plan to expand conservation across the nation with a target of conserving a third of all lands and waters by 2030. In a report released by the administration, the Conserving and Restoring America the Beautiful Initiative will be a “locally led […]

  • NWTF supports Bonnie nomination to USDA

    NWTF supports Bonnie nomination to USDA

    EDGEFIELD, S.C.—The National Wild Turkey Federation applauds President Joe Biden’s nomination of Robert Bonnie as undersecretary of farm production and conservation for the U.S. Department of Agriculture. “Robert is supremely qualified for this role in the new administration,” NWTF CEO Becky Humphries said. “He brings with him tremendous experience of implementing conservation priorities on public […]

  • Outdoor Restoration Partnership Act is good for conservation, communities and the economy

    Outdoor Restoration Partnership Act is good for conservation, communities and the economy

    EDGEFIELD, S.C.—A recently introduced bi-partisan Outdoor Restoration Partnership Act has potential to elevate forest restoration and watershed conservation and support jobs for millions of Americans. Senator Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) this week introduced the Outdoor Restoration Partnership Act that will help scale up restoration of the nation’s forests and watersheds to make them more resilient, reduce […]

  • Johnny Morris Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Outdoor Fund Awards $300K Grant to The National Wild Turkey Federation

    Johnny Morris Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Outdoor Fund Awards $300K Grant to The National Wild Turkey Federation

    Landmark grant to provide support for priority NWTF local and national projects, including the Western Shared Stewardship Initiative SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — The Johnny Morris Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Outdoor Fund is proud to announce it has awarded a $300,000 grant to the National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) to benefit priority local and national conservation projects including the […]

  • The Trillion Trees Act could impact forest and climate resilience globally

    The Trillion Trees Act could impact forest and climate resilience globally

    EDGEFIELD, S.C.—The National Wild Turkey Federation applauds efforts to bolster forests globally, and new legislation introduced this week in the U.S. House of Representatives could help get us there while restoring the nation’s vital forests and watersheds. Congressman Bruce Westerman, R-Ark., ranking member of the House Committee on Natural Resources, authored the Trillion Trees Act […]

  • NATIONAL WILD TURKEY FEDERATION AWARDED $300K GRANT FROM THE JOHNNY MORRIS BASS PRO SHOPS AND CABELA’S OUTDOOR FUND

    NATIONAL WILD TURKEY FEDERATION AWARDED $300K GRANT FROM THE JOHNNY MORRIS BASS PRO SHOPS AND CABELA’S OUTDOOR FUND

    Landmark grant to provide support for priority NWTF local and national projects, including the Western Shared Stewardship Initiative EDGEFIELD, S.C.—The National Wild Turkey Federation is extremely proud to announce it has been awarded a $300,000 grant from the Johnny Morris Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Outdoor Fund to benefit priority local and national conservation projects including the […]

  • Former NWTF CEO Keck Receives DSC’s Capstick Award

    Former NWTF CEO Keck Receives DSC’s Capstick Award

    EDGEFIELD, S.C.—The National Wild Turkey Federation congratulates its former CEO Rob Keck on being the recipient of Dallas Safari Club’s Peter H. Capstick Hunting Heritage Award.   The award is named after the well-known American author, Peter Hathaway Capstick, and was first announced in Dallas, Texas, at Dallas Safari Club’s annual convention in 2004. The award […]

  • Martone Receives Conservation Award

    Martone Receives Conservation Award

    EDGEFIELD, S.C.—Ralph Martone of Pennsylvania received national recognition from the National Wild Turkey Federation as recipient of the Roger M. Latham Sportsman Wild Turkey Service Award for his dedication to the NWTF mission. “Accepting this award is the culmination of a more than 40-year journey that began as a chance meeting with Roger Latham,” Martone […]

  • Waters Earns Conservation Award

    Waters Earns Conservation Award

    EDGEFIELD, S.C.—Mike Waters of Greenwood, South Carolina, 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 an NWTF volunteer and for his devotion to the NWTF’s mission. “It is a great honor to receive this award,” Waters said. […]

  • White Earns Conservation Award

    White Earns Conservation Award

    EDGEFIELD, S.C.—Craig White of Huntington, Texas, 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 in in the Lone Star State. “It is truly an honor to be nominated and to receive this prestigious award,” White said. “As […]