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DU, Members of Congress Celebrate NAWCA

Ducks Unlimited, members of Congress celebrate 30th anniversary of North American Wetlands Conservation Act WASHINGTON, D.C. – Dec. 13, 2019 – Ducks Unlimited (DU) is celebrating 30 years since the bipartisan North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) was signed into law in December 1989. NAWCA is a voluntary matching grant program that leverages non-federal and … The post DU, Members ...

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National Wild Turkey Federation Exhibiting At 2020 HSCF Convention

Houston, TX – Visit us at Booth # 936 at the 2020 Houston Safari Club Foundation Worldwide Hunting Expo & Convention! January 24-26, 2020. The National Wild Turkey Federation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to the conservation of the wild turkey and the preservation of our hunting heritage. When the NWTF was founded in … The post National Wild ...

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Demerle Reclaims Overall Title at 2019 Gary Anderson Invitational Air Rifle Event

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio; ANNISTON, Ala. – For the second consecutive year, Katrina Demerle, 15, of Hamilton, OH, was the overall winner of the precision class during the 2019 Gary Anderson Invitational (GAI) air rifle event. Demerle claimed the win with an aggregate score of 689.6. The match was conducted by … The post Demerle Reclaims ...

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Les Schwab Sponsors ‘RMEF Ready Your Elk Rig Tire Drawing’

MISSOULA, Mont.— Les Schwab Tire Centers will donate more than $151,000 worth of new tires to assist the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation to generate significant conservation fundraising dollars for its mission. “We greatly appreciate Les Schwab Tire Centers for both their generosity and long-standing support of elk, elk country, hunting and the RMEF,” said Steve … The post Les Schwab ...

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Mercury Marine earns ninth consecutive Green Masters designation

FOND DU LAC, Wis. (Dec. 12, 2019) — For the ninth consecutive year, Mercury Marine has earned a Green Masters designation from the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council (WSBC), presented today at WSBC’s annual conference. As it has done in the previous nine years, Mercury achieved a score within the top 20 percent of all applicants with a score well above … The post Mercury Marine ...

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Senate Confirms Hunter-Friendly Candidate to Oversee Wildlife Management

NRA-backed Candidate Dedicated to Preserving Hunting Heritage Fairfax, Va. –  The National Rifle Association’s Institute for Legislative Action (NRA-ILA) applauds the U. S. Senate for confirming Aurelia Skipwith to serve as director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). Skipwith, who has been serving as USFWS deputy assistant secretary, holds degrees from multiple universities, including … The post Senate Confirms ...

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DU Applauds Skipwith USFWS Confirmation

Ducks Unlimited applauds the Senate’s confirmation of Aurelia Skipwith as director of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service WASHINGTON, D.C. – Dec. 12, 2019 – Ducks Unlimited (DU) applauds the Senate’s confirmation of Aurelia Skipwith as director of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). President Donald Trump re-nominated Skipwith for the Administration … The post DU Applauds ...

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Save the Date: 2020 National R3 Symposium – May 12-14, 2020 – Broken Arrow, OK

(Washington, D.C.) – This week, the Council to Advance to Hunting and the Shooting Sports (Council) officially announced plans for the 2020 National R3 Symposium to occur May 12-14, 2020 in Broken Arrow, OK. The first-ever National R3 Symposium occurred in May 2018 and resulted in a groundswell of national focus and efforts to increase the recruitment, retention, and reactivation … The post Save the ...

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Nebraska bighorn sheep hunters successful

MORRILL, Neb. – Nebraska’s bighorn sheep hunting season wrapped up Wednesday afternoon as the second of the state’s two permit holders found success at Montz Point Wildlife Management Area in Scotts Bluff County. Trevor Premer of McCook, who won his permit by a lottery open to Nebraska residents, harvested a 7 1/2-year-old ram to conclude … The post Nebraska bighorn ...

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U.S. Senate Confirms Aurelia Skipwith as Director of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

First African American to Ever Serve in the Position of Director WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Senate voted to confirm Aurelia Skipwith as Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service with a bipartisan vote of 52-39. Skipwith has served as Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks at the Department of the Interior … The post U.S. Senate ...

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Senate Confirms U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director

December 12, 2019 (WASHINGTON, D.C.) – Earlier today, the U.S. Senate confirmed Ms. Aurelia Skipwith to serve as the next Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on a bipartisan vote. In advance of today’s vote, the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) and 27 other sporting-conservation organizations sent a letter to the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee … The post Senate Confirms ...

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Senate Confirms Aurelia Skipwith as Director of USFW

Safari Club International congratulates Aurelia Skipwith on being confirmed as Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and thanks President Donald J. Trump for her nomination. The United States Senate voted today to confirm Ms. Skipwith’s nomination with bi-partisan support. “The confirmation of Aurelia Skipwith is a major win for hunters, habitat, and healthy wildlife … The post Senate Confirms ...

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