Leupold & Stevens, Inc. Continues “Trailblazer in Conservation” Support for Boone and Crockett Club; Sponsorship Dedicated to Poach & Pay Research

The Boone and Crockett Club announced today that Leupold & Stevens, Inc. will be continuing its support as a Trailblazer in Conservation sponsor with the funds dedicated to the Club’s Poach & Pay project. Trailblazer in Conservation is the highest, mission-focused partnership level available with the Club. Leupold has been a strong partner of [...]

Boone and Crockett Club Welcomes Confirmation of Deb Haaland as Secretary of the Interior

The Boone and Crockett Club welcomes last night’s confirmation of Deb Haaland as the new Secretary of the Interior and recognizes this groundbreaking approval of the first Native American to fill a cabinet position. The Club encouraged Secretary Haaland to reference the policy recommendations from the hunting-conservation community in the sixth edition of Wildlife [...]

Boone and Crockett Club’s First Annual Conservation Auction Now Live!

The Boone and Crockett Club First Annual Conservation Auction opened on March 7. The online auction, hosted on GunBroker.com, features sporting collectibles that will be available for bidding until on March 21 (for firearms) and 7:00 pm EDT on March 28 (for everything else). Proceeds from this auction will be used to support the [...]

Boone and Crockett Club’s First Annual Conservation Auction Goes Live March 7, 2021

The Boone and Crockett Club has partnered with dozens of iconic brands and generous benefactors to organize its First Annual Conservation Auction. Hosted on Gunbroker.com, the auction will feature a wide selection of high quality and collectible merchandise and is open to the public. Bidding opens March 7th at 7:00 am EST and bids [...]

2021-02-25T21:32:01+00:00 February 25th, 2021|Boone and Crockett Club, Conservation|

Boone and Crockett Club Welcomes Confirmation of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack

The Boone and Crockett Club welcomes yesterday’s overwhelming vote of 92-7 by the U.S. Senate to confirm Tom Vilsack as the new Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Vilsack served in this capacity during the eight years of the Obama Administration and proved to be an outstanding ally for private lands conservation. In [...]

2021-02-24T21:23:57+00:00 February 24th, 2021|Boone and Crockett Club, Conservation|

Boone and Crockett Club’s 6th Edition of Records of North American Whitetail Deer Features 21st Century Conservation Successes

The Boone and Crockett Club’s recently released sixth edition of “Records of North American Whitetail Deer” is a true celebration of successful conservation measures that have supported healthy deer populations across the continent. The 674-page book compiles state and provincial data of trophy whitetail deer featuring more than 17,000 trophy listings for whitetail deer [...]

2021-02-11T15:49:27+00:00 February 11th, 2021|Boone and Crockett Club, Conservation|

James F. Arnold Elected President of the Boone and Crockett Club

At the Boone and Crockett Club’s recent annual meeting, James F. (Jim) Arnold was elected as president and began a two-year term that will end in December 2022. Arnold is the president and chief executive officer for Arnold Oil Company of Austin. He has been a regular member of the Club since 2004 serving [...]

2020-12-17T17:04:40+00:00 December 17th, 2020|Boone and Crockett Club, Conservation|

Boone and Crockett Club Launches Poach & Pay Research and Outreach Campaign at National Assembly of Sportsmen’s Caucuses Meeting

During the annual meeting of the National Assembly of Sportsmen's Caucuses (NASC), the Boone and Crockett Club announced its plans to lead a long-term Poach & Pay anti-poaching campaign. Through Poach & Pay, the Club will work with state wildlife agencies, legislators, and the judicial system to improve the detection and conviction of poachers and [...]

2020-12-08T22:31:45+00:00 December 8th, 2020|Boone and Crockett Club, Conservation|

Boone and Crockett Club Releases Updated Position Statement on Climate Change

The Boone and Crockett Club today released its policy position statement on climate change, outlining recommendations to reduce carbon emissions, promote natural climate solutions, and invest in carbon reduction technologies. The position statement updates a previous position developed in 2009 and was developed by a core team of regular and professional members of the Club [...]

2020-11-19T17:20:16+00:00 November 19th, 2020|Boone and Crockett Club, Conservation|

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|