Archives for October 2016

Mike Rowe to Headline 2017 SHOT Show State of the Industry Dinner

Mike RowNEWTOWN, Conn.-The National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that Executive Producer, Narrator, and TV Host Mike Rowe will provide the headlining entertainment for the 2017 SHOT Show State of the Industry Dinner. [Read more…]

CBE Introduces CBE SL4 Bowsight

Clay City, Ky – Hardcore bowhunters demand three things from their bowsights: bright pins, durability, and easy adjustments. Custom Bow Equipment (CBE) again delivers with the introduction of the new CBE SL4 bowsight. [Read more…]

RMEF: I-177 Bad for Elk, Wildlife Management

Rocky Mountain Elk FoundationMISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation strongly opposes Initiative 177, a measure on Montana’s November ballot that would immediately ban trapping on all public lands in the state. If passed it would severely cripple scientifically sound management practices that maintain healthy wildlife populations across Montana. [Read more…]

Mahoney Releases Video to Address Divide Between Hunters and Non-Hunters

ST. JOHNS, Newfoundland – Internationally recognized conservationist, wildlife biologist, speaker, and author, Shane Mahoney, has just launched Building a Coalition Between Hunters & Non-Hunters, the fourth video to be released as part of his new Conservation Matters vignette series. Building a Coalition Between Hunters & Non-Hunters is available to view on Facebook, or via Conservation Visions’ YouTube Channel: http://bit.ly/2cx0Rpf. [Read more…]

New This Year – Mobile & Online Game Check!

Starting with the 2016 hunting season, hunters will be able to check game three different ways! Hunters can call the telephone checking system (1-866-GOT-GAME or 1-866-468-4263), go online to GoOutdoorsVirginia.com or using our new, free mobile app GoOutdoorsVA. In all three options, hunters will be asked for their new customer ID. [Read more…]

Hunters: Be on the Lookout for DGIF’s Research Bears

Radio-collar bear research projectFor the first time in over a decade, Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) biologists are radio-collaring adult female bears in Virginia. [Read more…]