A bill just passed in the Virginia House of Delegates that would allow female hunters to wear blaze pink during hunting season.
Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) announced he is withdrawing a bill that would have sold off 3.3 million acres of public lands across 10 states following backlash from the sporting community.
January 29, 2017, marked 80 years since Ducks Unlimited (DU) was formally incorporated. DU focuses on the following conservation tactics: restoring grasslands, replanting forests, restoring watersheds, working with landowners, working with partners, acquiring land, conservation easements, management agreements, and Geographic Information Systems.
Outgoing U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service director Daniel M. Ashe issued a Director’s Order – Order 219 – on January 19th. It immediately went into effect. What does this Order entail? The purpose is stated below:
We’ve all had our criticism of President-elect Donald J. Trump – I’ve certainly had mine. But I do hope he governs conservatively. Given some of his brilliant nomination picks, we may have less to worry about. However, time will tell how he governs. Let’s hope he succeeds.
More women are participating in fishing and hunting (and conservation in general). As these pastimes become more popular among American women, it’s worth noting these trends and celebrating them — not dismissing those who partake in them.
The National Park Service is giving bad legal advice to people who visit their web page and attempt to find out about firearms policy at various national parks.
On Monday, Bass Pro Shops announced it had bought out its longtime competitor Cabela’s with a $5.5 billion buyout.
I’ve been approached to become an official Team Member and Brand Champion for ReelCamoGirl, a hunting and fishing lifestyle brand for women, by women.
Dove season in Arizona always starts on 1 September. Dove hunters are welcomed. This year in 2016, the limit was 15 Mourning doves and White Wing doves combined. For years the limit was 10. There is no limit on Rock Doves (pigeons) and Collared doves, which are both invasive species.
I’ve always had a desire to go hunting given I already hunt for fish. (Angling is like hunting, but with different tools yet similar approaches to ethics.) I want to further appreciate where meat is sourced from and want to directly partake in the field-to-plate movement. I already love the outdoors and grew up appreciating my surroundings, so hunting will supplement my desire to pursue this interest.
“The Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act will help ensure that our nation’s hunting, fishing and shooting traditions are preserved, protected and promoted. This legislation addresses many priorities for American hunters, anglers and recreational shooters and its passage today by the Senate represents a significant accomplishment for the sportsmen’s community and for America.
Many people, brands, and organizations are noting the rise of women in fishing, hunting, and the shooting sports. Women are equal participants in the respective industries and will continue to join. One woman, Lauren Hill, has capitalized on this to create a unique and inviting brand for women, by women called ReelCamoGirl.