The Future of Conservation Needs Your Vote

Dear friends, followers, and those who support the future of conservation, USA Today is running a contest of the year's "Best New Attraction." We have a contention the running. Go check it out and cast your vote. IMPORTANT NOTICE: VOTE TODAY FOR THE FUTURE OF CONSERVATION The all new not-for-profit Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife …

National Conservation Efforts to be Expanded by Bass Pro Shops

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Innovative conservation leader joins Bass Pro Shops to expand national conservation efforts Bob Ziehmer joins Bass Pro Shops as Senior Director of Conservation SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Bass Pro Shops today announced that Bob Ziehmer has been named Senior Director of Conservation and Lead Director of the Johnny Morris Foundation. Ziehmer brings more than 25 years …

Evaluation of Elk Management Near Gunnison

CPW evaluating elk management near Gunnison GUNNISON, Colo. – Colorado Parks and Wildlife will be seeking public input at two meetings regarding a new elk-management plan for an area near Gunnison. The new plan will guide elk management in Game Management Units 66 and 67, which are located south of Gunnison and north of Lake …

Chronic Wasting Disease Discovered in Southwest Colorado

To those of us who reside and hunt in Southwest Colorado the thought of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) has been somewhat of a mystery. It's a facet that many of us don't understand and of course had a, "It'll never happen here" attitude about. It is time to learn more. Get outside. Explore, learn, hunt, …

Finalists Announced for Beretta Conservation Leadership Award

https://youtu.be/st3ZxQWBu-I Tucson, AZ - Joseph Hosmer, President, Safari Club International Foundation (SCI Foundation) announced the 2016 Beretta Conservation Leadership Award finalists today. The award ceremony will be held February 2, 2016 at the Annual SCI Hunters Convention in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Beretta Conservation Leadership award honors those unique individuals that represent the ultimate embodiment of the …

Six Students Receive RMEF’s Wildlife Leadership Award

MISSOULA, Mont. - The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation recognized six outstanding student conservation leaders from across the country through its scholarship program by rewarding each of them with a Wildlife Leadership Award (WLA). "Each of the recipients has shown through their studies and their passion that they want to make a real difference for wildlife and …