SCI President Presents Check to Fund Anti-Poaching Patrol
With the approval of SCI’s Executive Committee, SCI Litigation Dept. selected the Dande Anti-Poaching Unit (DAPU) run by Charlton McCallum Safaris in Zimbabwe as the recipient of a donation to continue the fight against poachers. DAPU operates in Dande East and Dande North. Since its founding n 2010, DAPU’s anti-poaching patrol teams have picked up ...
SCI To Hold Important Roundtable Discussion At SCI Convention
Harnessing Our Power: Banding Together to Face the Challenges Ahead Friday, February 5th, 2-4 pm, Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Breakers B Come attend this panel discussion to hear about the challenges the hunting community faces in the coming year and how we can overcome those challenges. From anti-hunting legislation to social media attacks, sportsmen and ...
Tracking the Capitols – Week of Jan. 25
Tracking the Capitols is a source of legislation currently being tracked by the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation state policy team to keep you informed of the most pertinent and timely state legislation affecting hunting, angling, recreational shooting and trapping and other conservation issues. Inclusion in Tracking the Capitols does not necessarily constitute support or opposition to ...
SCI President Higgins Takes National Stage Over Africa Lion Issue
In a Jan. 25 article on The Hill blog, Safari Club International President Larry Higgins outlined critical missteps by the Obama administration that promise to hurt, not help, the status of lions in Africa. As President Higgins and SCI have been pointing out all along, hunters have invested millions of millions of dollars in conservation ...
There's Still Time to Register for Safari Club International's Annual Continuing Legal Education Course
Registration for the 2016 annual Wildlife Law Continuing Legal Education course for lawyers is still open. This year's course will include some great new topics, including presentations on laws related to drones for hunting, hunter harassment, wildlife management and law enforcement; the Ringling Brothers' $25.4 million legal victory over animal activists; and animals as named ...
Conservation Auction Tags Raise $92,000 for Wildlife!
Thank you to everyone who participated in today's Conservation Tag Auction! With your support, we raised $92,000 that will be directed back into conservation on tribal lands. The 2016 ...
New Aoudad and Bighorn Sheep Matching Grant Project!
SCI Foundation is supporting a new project examining competition among aoudad and bighorn sheep in the Trans-Pecos region of west Texas. Thank you to the West Texas and Southern New ...
Issue of the Week: Yellowstone Bison Management
By the late 1800s, the North American bison was nearly extinct. In 1902, the two dozen bison left in Yellowstone National Park were some of the only remaining in the ...
Weekly Update: Tanzania Ruaha Buffalo Project
Tanzania's Ruaha National Park is one of Africa's largest national parks, roughly the size of the state of New Jersey. Ruaha's many African buffalo, sometimes referred to as Cape buffalo, ...
Safari Club Attends 66th CITES Standing Committee
Safari Club International and SCI Foundation (collectively, Safari Club) staff were in Geneva in mid-January for the 66th CITES Standing Committee (SC66) Meeting. CITES, the Convention on International Trade in ...
Most hunting knives, both fixed-blade and folding, follow the same traditional design pattern. While there may be some variation, seldom do we see a significant departure from the norm. That said, the hunting staff at L. L. Bean has come up with a radical new knife design that works equally as well for general field ...
2016 Veterans Breakfast
Safari Club International honored America’s veterans and raised funds and awareness for the SCI Veterans programs. After the Honor Guard marched in the flag, Congressman Ryan Zinke expressed his support of SCI and all the veterans they serve, then lead the room in the Pledge of Allegiance. After remarks and thanks from SCI/F President Joe ...
2016 Night of the Hunter Awards
The annual SCI Night of the Hunter Awards had some of the biggest names in hunting honoring some of the most accomplished hunters in the world. Jim and Eva Shockey pumped up the crowd by reminding them that to be a hunter was to be proud of what we do and the contribution we provide ...
SCI Convention Day 2
The 44th Annual SCI Convention is in full swing and the show floor is literally buzzing with activity. Everything you could possibly want is waiting on the show floor. Tagged: 2016 SCI Convention, SCI Convention
SCIF, Krieghoff Host 4th Annual Clay Shoot
SCI Foundation and Krieghoff International hosted their Fourth Annual Sporting Clays Shoot on at the Clark County Shooting Complex in Las Vegas. This year, 108 shooters signed up for the event. Proceeds benefit SCI Foundation programs, including its continuing partnership with the Boy Scouts of America. Krieghoff donated a new Krieghoff K-80 Pro Sporter over/under, ...
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