Boone and Crockett Club Celebrates Overdue Delisting of Gray Wolf

The Boone and Crockett Club welcomes today’s announcement by Department of the Interior Secretary David Bernhardt and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) Director Aurelia Skipwith to return gray wolf management to state conservation authority. Wolves are a wildlife restoration success story, akin to the recovery and delisting of bald eagles, peregrine falcons, and numerous [...]

2020-10-29T18:55:10+00:00 October 29th, 2020|Boone and Crockett Club, Conservation|

Honoring Maryland’s Hunting and Conservation Excellence with Boone and Crockett Club Craft Whiskeys

Prestige Imports LLC and General Wholesale Distributors have partnered with the Boone and Crockett Club to create, produce and nationally distribute a line of premium whiskeys with the help of Anheuser Bush distributor network in Maryland. The partnership serves to celebrate the rich tradition of the outdoors and provide support to preserve Maryland’s hunting and [...]

Boone and Crockett Club Releases Trail Camera Virtual Curriculum to Support Wildlife Science and Technology Education for 5th to 8th Graders

The Boone and Crockett Club’s Lee and Penny Anderson Conservation Education Program has released its first “virtual” wildlife education lesson plans that teach middle schoolers about wildlife science. The Trail Camera curriculum uses trail camera footage from the Club’s Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Ranch near Dupuyer, Montana, to teach practical, real-life biological principles with no travel [...]

$50,000 Grant from Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Outdoor Fund Will Support Boone and Crockett Club Conservation Policy Initiatives

The Boone and Crockett Club announced today that the organization has received a $50,000 grant from the Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s Outdoor Fund to support the Club’s policy work on key conservation issues. Working within the nation’s capital to promote policies that improve wildlife management and habitat health has been a priority of the [...]

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 [...]