Category Archives: Current News

Bill to Halt EPA’s Efforts to Protect Bistol Bay

Leading Sportsmen’s Groups Oppose Legislation that Would Halt EPA’s Efforts to Protect Bristol Bay, Alaska. Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership, Dallas Safari Club, Bull Moose Sportsmen’s Alliance, and others show strong … Read more

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Secretary of the Interior Addresses Conservation in National Press Club Speech

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell spoke today at the National Press Club and highlighted the Obama administration’s vision for conservation on public lands.  Secretary Jewell offered Interior’s perspective on … Read more

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Wildlife Recreation Nets $3 Billion for Colorado’s Economy

As big game hunting seasons come to an end this year in Colorado, a new report finds that hunting and fishing are as vital to the state’s tourism economy as … Read more

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Political group hopes to elevate hunter, angler issues

Billings Gazette As the election cycle heats up for national and state races, one group is looking to elevate sportsmen’s and women’s concerns beyond the obligatory photo op in an … Read more

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Mixed Reaction by Sportsmen to Deal Struck on Highway Bill

The Bull Moose Sportsmen’s Alliance commends the conference committee for the surface transportation bill for its inclusion of a key provision protecting Gulf restoration efforts in the final version of … Read more

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Unprecedented Pro-sportsmen Legislation Passed in the U.S. House of Representatives

April 17, 2012 – An amendment supported by The Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) to clarify that the protection given hunting and fishing in wilderness areas is not intended to permit … Read more

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Tester attacks Rehberg-backed bill to lift roadless protections

Phil Taylor, E&E reporter Published: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 While he did not identify specific lawmakers, his comments were a shot across the bow of his opponent, Rep. Denny Rehberg … Read more

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Saving Bristol Bay for future generations

By Former Rep. Robin Hayes (R-N.C.) We live in a time where jobs don’t exactly grow on trees, but in Alaska, it is fair to say that jobs grow on … Read more

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NSSF Urges All Target Shooters and Hunters to Support the Target Practice and Marksmanship Training Act

National Shooting Sports Foundation Urges All Target Shooters and Hunters to Support the Target Practice and Marksmanship Training Act, a Bill to Encourage Development of Public Shooting Ranges NSSF encourages … Read more

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President Obama Delivers New Habitat Tools for Pheasants, Quail

Washington D.C. – March 2, 2012 Pheasants Forever – http://www.pheasantsforever.org/ Pheasants Forever & Quail Forever received welcome news about the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) from Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today. During the White … Read more

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