Many have heard of the North American Conservation Model and how well it has worked in preserving and increasing many species of wild game in North America. But did you know that 80 percent of the dollars that go into wildlife conservation in North America comes from various taxes on the sale of hunting, shooting and fishing related items? Individually a shooter provides more Continue reading The State Of Hunter Recruitment And R3
Recently, SCI Members John and Judy Sholes returned to South Africa for a safari with Blaauwkrantz Safaris. They brought along a personal donation and a donation from their National Capital Chapter, Washington, D.C. that Blaauwkrantz used to repaint the local rural school, Palmiet River Junior School, in the Eastern Cape, South Africa.
Recently the SCI Austin Chapter held a fundraiser to assist “Gear Up for Game Wardens,” a program that is part of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation. The event raised $4,000 that will be used exclusively to purchase equipment for game wardens in Region 7. Continue reading SCI Austin Chapter Aids Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation