Tag: Theodore Roosevelt

  • Game and Parks to host virtual Wilderness Warriors event

    LINCOLN, Neb. – Join the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission on March 11 for a virtual webinar entitled Wilderness Warriors: Theodore Roosevelt and the Women of Conservation. This free, hour-long event, held in conjunction with Nebraska Outdoor Women’s Month, will begin at 6:30 p.m. Central time. Roosevelt brought his love and training as a naturalist […]

  • Conservation Groups Call on U.S. House to Pass ACE Act

    The bipartisan legislation will address growing challenges to species and habitat health (Washington, D.C.)—More than 50 conservation groups are banding together and calling on the U.S. House of Representatives to pass bipartisan legislation that invests in wetlands, fisheries, chronic wasting disease research, and the Chesapeake Bay. In early January, the Senate passed the America’s Conservation Enhancement […]

  • TRCP Raises Alarms About Weakening of Conservation Reserve Program

    Sportsmen and women call on Administration to boost enrollment efforts as General signup kicks off Washington, D.C. — The Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership is calling on the Trump Administration to step up and implement the Conservation Reserve Program to conserve soil, water, and wildlife habitat. The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced it will begin […]

  • Boone and Crockett Club: Push to Permanently Fully Fund LWCF a Landmark Move for Conservation

    MISSOULA, Mont. (October 7, 2019) – According to the Boone and Crockett Club, the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) should be fully and permanently funded as intended when this law passed in 1964. Two Montana Senators with a track record of supporting active and healthy forest and rangeland management, public lands and public access, and […]

  • House Advances Two Collaborative Conservation Bills

    Vote highlights bipartisan support for fish, migratory bird, and wildlife habitat (Washington, D.C.) – The House Natural Resources Committee today passed two pieces of legislation to conserve habitat for fish, migratory birds, and other wildlife through effective partnerships and regional coalitions. In a bipartisan vote, the Committee advanced the North American Wetlands Conservation Act (H.R. […]

  • Boone and Crockett Club: Baiting and Fair Chase

    MISSOULA, Mont. (August 28, 2019) – According to the Boone and Crockett Club animal rights and anti-hunting groups have again misconstrued the meaning of Fair Chase. This time, it involves baiting, which they claim should be banned because it is not Fair Chase. The Club has a history of defining what is and is not […]

  • Boone and Crockett Club on the State of Big Game

    MISSOULA, Mont. (August 26, 2019) – As the organization that was founded by Theodore Roosevelt to reverse the decline of big game populations more than a century ago and has tracked their recovery ever since, the Boone and Crockett Club today reflects on the tremendous strides that have been made in wildlife and habitat conservation […]

  • Boone and Crockett Club Award Honors Extraordinary Fair-Chase Hunt

    MISSOULA, Mont. (August 13, 2019) – The name Boone and Crockett is most often associated with Theodore Roosevelt, conservation, big game scoring and record books. Big game trophies have long been honored with awards, books, exhibitions and events. The Club’s Fair Chase Award brings equal weight to the other half of the Boone and Crockett […]

  • Boone and Crockett Club; Looking Forward to Working With Secretary Bernhardt

    MISSOULA, Mont. (April 16, 2019) – The Boone and Crockett Club has had a history of working closely with the Secretary of the Interior dating back to Secretary, and Club member, John W. Noble (1889-1893) who set aside the first forest reserves, which birthed the national forest system. Last week, the Senate confirmed David Bernhardt […]

  • Boone and Crockett Club’s Fair Chase Magazine Celebrates 100th Edition

    MISSOULA, Mont. (November 15, 2018) – The Boone and Crockett Club today took a moment to reflect and celebrate the release of the 100th edition of its publication, Fair Chase.The magazine serves as the official publication of the Boone and Crockett Club and has been published quarterly for its membership since 1994. “The Club is […]