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Major Landscape Project to Benefit Wyoming Wildlife Habitat

07 Apr
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MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation committed $365,000 toward a multi-year aspen and forest restoration project on Wyoming’s Shoshone National Forest. “This is what the RMEF is all about,” said David Allen, RMEF president and CEO. “This collaborative landscape-scale partnership will implement a series of strategic projects using active vegetation management that will have a…

New Mexico Road Easement Opens Door to 52,000 Acres of Public Access

28 Mar
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MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation teamed up with the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish and New Mexico State Land Office to provide funding for a continual two-mile right-of-way road easement that provides hunter access to 52,000 acres of public and State Trust Lands in west-central New Mexico. “Opening and securing public access…

Conservation Partners Step Up to Support RMEF Mission

21 Mar
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MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is proud to announce a series of new RMEF-licensed products to benefit sportsmen and women. “We are grateful for conservation partners who strongly believe in and support the RMEF,” said Steve Decker, RMEF vice president of Marketing. “They offer the finest in outdoor industry and lifestyle products. We especially…

CSF, RMEF Join Forces to Advocate for Sportsmen and Women

16 Mar
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  PITTSBURGH, Pa.—The Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) and Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (RMEF) signed a partnership that fosters greater cooperation to jointly advance the outdoor traditions of hunting, angling, recreational shooting and trapping at the state and national levels of government, where many of the decisions impacting such activities are made. “Given that CSF and…

#HuntingIsConservation Campaign Gains Traction, Additional Sponsors

22 Feb
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MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation’s #HuntingIsConservation campaign reached more than 1.9 million* people through social media channels in its first month. Launched at SHOT Show in mid-January, the campaign uses infographics, videos and other informational links to highlight hunting’s vital link to conservation. “We’re off to a good start,” said Steve Decker, RMEF vice…

Access Elk Country Taking Longer Strides Thanks to RMEF Supporters

15 Feb
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MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation opened or secured public access to nearly 76,000 acres of elk habitat in 2015. “Creating, maintaining and securing access to elk country is core to our mission of ensuring the future of elk, other wildlife, their habitat and our hunting heritage,” said Blake Henning, RMEF vice president of Lands…