Big-Game Baiting Operation Concludes

Big-game baiting operation concludes in Gunnison GUNNISON, Colo. – Colorado Parks and Wildlife has finished its big-game baiting operation in the Gunnison Basin. Warm weather during the last month has opened up the range for deer and elk, and the animals are moving across the landscape and finding adequate sources of natural food.     …

Colorado Elk Herd in the Crosshairs

Colorado Elk Herd in the Crosshairs MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is raising a word of warning about a “quiet” movement in Colorado seeking to place wolves on the landscape. It also has grave concerns about the tactics used by environmentalists and animal rights groups behind such efforts. A representative of a wolf advocacy …

BREAKING NEWS: Sportsmen Defeat Montana Trapping Ban

State's wildlife departments throughout the country have been keeping a watchful eye on Montana. The ballot initiative 177, if passed, would have a drastic impact on the entire nation. It's good to see its defeat. ~Mia BREAKING: Sportsmen Defeat Montana Trapping Ban  Montana’s Initiative 177 was soundly rejected by voters in the Gem State on …

RMEF Promotes Henning to Chief Conservation Officer

If you haven't taken a moment to join a conservation organization, such as Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, now's a great time. Hunters and non-hunters alike should take the time to support wildlife populations, health, habitats, and research. When we put our hard earned money into these upstanding organizations, we ensure the wild animals we are …

RMEF Asks You to Share #HuntingIsConservation Campaign

#HuntingIsConservation Campaign Reaches 7 Million, Sets Crosshairs on Economic Impact MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation’s #HuntingIsConservation social media campaign, designed to educate hunters and non-hunters alike, reached more than 7.4 million* people since its launch in January. “We believe this campaign is making a tangible difference. It highlights the significant role hunting and hunters …