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RMEF Tops One Million Acres in Public Access Projects

14 Nov
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RMEF has opened or secured access to 84 acres per day since its founding in 1984 MISSOULA, Mont.—From its first project in Montana 28 years ago to its most recent this fall in New Mexico, the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation just surpassed one million acres in lifetime projects that created, maintained or improved access to…

Small Wyoming Project Yields Big Public Access Benefits

03 Oct
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MISSOULA, Mont.—Thousands of acres of previously difficult to access public land in western Wyoming are now accessible thanks to efforts by the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and its partners. “Chalk this up as a win-win on several different fronts,” said Blake Henning, RMEF chief conservation officer. “This project provides public access for hunters and others…

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

  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…