Category Archives: Within SCI

Up to date information on the very latest things going on within the world’s foremost conservation organization.

Botswana Seeks To Change “Conservation Conversation” On Lifted Hunting Suspension

It is critical that the Conservation Conversation always include people as much as it does wildlife. This was the overarching message from Botswana Minister of Environment Natural Resources and Conservation and Tourism Onkokame Kitso Mokaila during today’s press conference on lifting the five-year suspension on hunting in that country. Continue reading Botswana Seeks To Change “Conservation Conversation” On Lifted Hunting Suspension

A Life-threatening Stroke in South Africa

On safari in the Eastern Cape Karoo region of South Africa in January 2016, Global Rescue members Missy and Geoffrey Corn were having the time of their lives. It was their fourth trip to Africa and the couple was looking forward to creating memories of a lifetime. Little did they know that Missy was about to suffer a potentially life-threatening stroke on the first day of their trip, thousands of miles from home. Continue reading A Life-threatening Stroke in South Africa

Supreme Court Ruling Threatens Wildlife And Hunting

In an opinion released today, the Supreme Court ruled that an 1868 treaty between the U.S. and the Crow Tribe could give members of that tribe the right to ignore state hunting regulations and engage in the unregulated take of game beyond the borders of reservation land. Continue reading Supreme Court Ruling Threatens Wildlife And Hunting

Sponsor An Educator To Attend AWLS

Have you ever considered sponsoring an educator from your community to attend one of the six workshops scheduled at AWLS this summer?  Our goal is to fill every seat in each workshop, which holds a maximum of 40 educators.  Chapter fundraising season is coming to an end and sponsoring an educator to attend AWLs with your hard-earned fundraising dollars is a rewarding way to spend those funds. Continue reading Sponsor An Educator To Attend AWLS