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Third National Park Joins NBCI Bobwhite Restoration Efforts

06 Dec
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The 10,000-acre Chickasaw National Recreation Area in south central Oklahoma has become the third National Park Service (NPS) unit to join forces with the National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative — and in this case the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation — to restore grassland ecosystems, including wild bobwhite quail, grassland songbirds and pollinators, to the American…

NBCI, FSA Finalize Cooperative Agreement for Bobwhites

12 Sep
NBCI, FSA Finalize Cooperative Agreement for Bobwhites

SANDY, Utah — The National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) and the USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) finalized an agreement today that paves the way for a closer working relationship on behalf of bobwhite and grassland songbird restoration. The action came at a meeting of the NBCI Management Board during the annual conference of the Association…

Hodgman Core INS Removable Wader Insulation System Now Available

11 Feb

COLUMBIA, S.C. (February 9, 2016) – Hodgman® has designed the one and only removable insulation system that integrates with waders and it is now available at fly shops and retailers. The Core INS™ creates all-season wader for frigid temperatures and it can be easily removed for warmer weather fishing. The zoned wader liner utilizes Thinsulate® moisture…

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…

Hunters, Anglers Fund America’s Conservation Efforts

06 May
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MISSOULA, Mont.—New statistics recently released by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) show hunters and anglers generated $1.1 billion in 2014. That funding will be distributed to state and territorial fish and wildlife agencies to support America’s conservation and recreation projects. “’Hunting Is Conservation’ is not just a motto or a theme or a…