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RMEF Grant to Benefit Montana Wolf Management

26 Oct
RMEF Grant to Benefit Montana Wolf Management

MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation awarded Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) a $50,000 grant to assist with wolf management in the state of Montana. “Montana’s wolf population is more than three times larger than federally-required minimum mandates,” said David Allen, RMEF president and CEO. “This funding will help FWP get a better grasp…

2018 Elk Camp Heads to Arizona, Registration Now Open

25 Oct
2018 Elk Camp Heads to Arizona, Registration Now Open

MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is heading to the sunny Southwest to hold its 2018 Elk Camp March 15-18 in Chandler, Arizona. “There is nothing like the energy and enthusiasm generated by our members and volunteers at Elk Camp,” said David Allen, RMEF president and CEO. “We are excited to get together in Arizona…

Elk Habitat Protected in Wyoming

20 Oct
wapiti

MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and Natural Resources Conservation Service worked with a private landowner to permanently protect 2,132 acres of wildlife habitat in southeast Wyoming. “This conservation easement maintains large-scale habitat connectivity in a portion of Wyoming that benefits a wide range of wildlife including elk, mule deer, turkey and plains sharp-tailed grouse,”…

RMEF Erases Long-Term Debt, Pays Off Headquarters

02 Oct
HQ

MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is free of any and all long-term debt after making the final payment on its headquarters facility. “For the first time ever, RMEF has no remaining long-term debt on our books,” said David Allen, RMEF president and CEO. “This is a tremendous accomplishment and milestone!” RMEF began operations in…

More Elk Country Conserved, Opened to Public Access in Pennsylvania

14 Sep
Meeker

MISSOULA, Mont.—An additional 766 acres of Pennsylvania elk habitat is now permanently protected and opened to public access thanks to efforts by the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) and a generous donor. “This would not have happened without landowners who care about Pennsylvania and both understand and appreciate the crucial wildlife values…

Montana Elk Habitat Conserved, Opened to Public Access

23 Aug
Holland Lake

MISSOULA, Mont.—A key wildlife landscape previously threatened by subdivision in northwest Montana is now permanently protected and in the public’s hands thanks to a collaborative effort between the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, a conservation-minded family and the U.S. Forest Service (USFS). “This property lies within the popular Holland Lake recreational area of the scenic Swan…