Boone and Crockett Club Lauds Signing of Great American Outdoors Act

The Boone and Crockett Club lauded President Trump’s signing of the Great American Outdoors Act today as a tremendous boon to conservation and maintenance of our nation’s federal public lands. The bill passed with overwhelming bipartisan support in the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives where almost three-quarters of members in both chambers [...]

Boone and Crockett Club: House Passage of Great American Outdoors Act Paves Way for Historic Conservation Victory

The Boone and Crockett Club today praised passage of the Great American Outdoors Act by the U.S. House of Representatives as a monumental step for public lands conservation. The bipartisan bill, that passed by a resounding vote of 310-107, fully funds the Land and Water Conservation Fund and also provides funding to land management [...]

American Wildlife Conservation Partners Share Conservation Policy Recommendations in the Sixth Edition of Wildlife for the 21st Century

The nation’s top 50 hunting conservation organizations today released their policy recommendations for the next White House Administration and the next two Congresses. Wildlife for the 21st Century: Volume VI was developed by the groups that participate in the American Wildlife Conservation Partners (AWCP) to provide specific actions that could be taken to improve [...]

Boone and Crockett Club Applauds Senate Passage of LWCF and Deferred Maintenance Funding, Calls on U.S. House of Representatives to Follow Suit

The Boone and Crockett Club, the oldest wildlife conservation group in the U.S., today praised the Senate’s passage of the “Great American Outdoors Act.” The bipartisan bill introduced by Senator Cory Gardner (CO), Senator Steve Daines (MT), and Senator Joe Manchin (WV) fully funds the Land and Water Conservation Fund and also provides funding [...]

Boone and Crockett Club Finalizes New Strategic Plan, Tony A. Schoonen to Serve as First Chief Executive Officer

The Boone and Crockett Club announced today that Tony A. Schoonen has been selected as chief executive officer by the Board of Directors as part of its new strategic plan. The changes are targeted to accomplish the organization’s mission more effectively and efficiently with a new, modernized structure that consists of four divisions: administration, [...]

Remington Arms Company Renews “Trailblazer in Conservation” Support for Boone and Crockett Club

Remington Arms Company has renewed their sponsorship of the Boone and Crockett Club through the organization’s “Trailblazer in Conservation” program. Trailblazers in Conservation are investing in the Club’s mission work and are the highest-level partnership available with the Club. Remington is also the exclusive sponsor of the Club’s Fair Chase Yearbook, a photo library [...]

Boone and Crockett Club Welcomes Advanced Telemetry Systems, Inc. as New “Trailblazer in Conservation” Partner

Advanced Telemetry Systems, Inc. (ATS) has signed a three-year commitment as a “Trailblazer in Conservation” partner of the Boone and Crockett Club. For over 40 years, ATS has designed and manufactured wildlife radio telemetry equipment used by wildlife managers and researchers throughout the world. This equipment plays a key role in gathering the critical [...]

Boone and Crockett Club Thanks Department of the Interior for Expanding Hunting and Fishing Opportunities on 97 National Wildlife Refuges

The Boone and Crockett thanked Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt for his proposal to expand hunting and fishing opportunities on more than 2.3 million acres of U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) properties across the country. The proposal announced today would provide new or expanded recreational opportunities on 97 national wildlife refuges in [...]

Deer Ecology and Management Lab at Mississippi State University Receives Boone and Crockett Club 2020 Conservation and Stewardship Award

Boone and Crockett Club president Tim Brady and professional member Jimmy Bullock presented Mississippi State University’s Deer Ecology and Management Lab with the Club’s Conservation and Stewardship Award. The prestigious award is given annually to the organization or entity that best exemplifies excellence in natural resource conservation and stewardship – core values of the [...]

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Director Skipwith Thanks Boone and Crockett Club Members for Conservation Leadership

Last night, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service director Aurelia Skipwith addressed more than 125 professional and regular members of the Boone and Crockett Club during their annual dinner at the North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference in Omaha, Nebraska. The Club has been holding the dinner since the early 2000s as a way [...]