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DSC Calls for Lifting of Air Freight Bans on Hunted Trophies

05 Aug
DSC Calls for Lifting of Air Freight Bans on Hunted Trophies

DALLAS – In the increasingly lucrative illicit global market for poached animal products, it is understandable that an airline/freight carrier does not want to be caught transporting illegal goods. However, this week, Delta, American and United airlines all declared an immediate and unconditional ban on transporting any trophy parts from five African species – lion,…

How Much Venison Do Hunters Harvest?

17 Jun

How Much Venison Do Hunters Harvest?  DSC Funds Study to Find Out   DALLAS – A study launching in 2015 will measure the actual amounts of venison and other wild protein harvested annually in North America. Researchers will assess the nutritional, cultural and economic values of this harvest, as well as the ecological costs of…

DSC Backs Sportsman’s Act, Texas Right-to-Hunt Bill

04 Mar
DSC Backs Sportsman's Act, Texas Right-to-Hunt Bill

DALLAS – Two legislative measures – one federal, one state – are at the center of DSC’s legislative activities in March. The Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act of 2015 A coalition of 47 sporting and conservation organizations, including DSC, is actively supporting the Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act of 2015 (S.405). Recently introduced by Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus members Lisa Murkowski…