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Artists Sought For 2015 California Upland Game Bird Stamp Art Contest

CA-ringnecked-PheasantThe California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is conducting an art contest to select the design for the state’s 2015-2016 upland game bird stamp. This year’s stamp will feature the ring-necked pheasant. Continue reading Artists Sought For 2015 California Upland Game Bird Stamp Art Contest

Big Bores – Black Powder Express to Belted Magnums

VANZWOLL,Wayne-120412Wayne van Zwoll taps his 50 years of big game hunting and research on rifles and cartridges (16 books, nearly 3,000 magazine articles) to deliver a lively, lavishly illustrated talk on “heavy guns” and the storied hunters who’ve used them. Learn little-known facts about bullets and loads, from monstrous 4-bore black-powder rifles of early Africa to pre-war Express doubles and Mausers, to Continue reading Big Bores – Black Powder Express to Belted Magnums

Alabama SCI Connects With Community

SCI Alabama Chapter Sensory Safari
Museum goers enjoy exploring the exhibits in the Sensory Safari trailer.

On October 17 and 18, the Alabama Chapter of SCI was invited to bring the SCI Sensory Safari trailer to the Anniston Museum of Natural History. Five of Alabama’s members manned the trailer and answered questions about the animals and the organization. Continue reading Alabama SCI Connects With Community

Glassing for Big Game – Choosing the Proper Optics

CLAYCOMBTomGlassingseminarhnt4evr110713It may sound obvious, but as Tom Claycomb states, “if you can’t see your game, then you can’t shoot it.” Choosing the correct optics is very important and can mean the difference between success and a blank spot on your wall.

In this informative seminar, Tom gives you the tips and knowledge you need to determine what you want your optics to do, the best optics for that task and the best quality for your budget. Get a clear picture on the importance of the right optics with this popular seminar.