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Man-Made Disaster

Art by A.F. Branco Climate Change Stupid USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Man-Made Disaster. Throughout the ages, humanity has been arrogant and self-centered enough to believe it had an effect on the earth’s climate. Did you enjoy this cartoon? Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle Association (NRA) : www.membership.nrahq.org Second Amendmen...
Tags: Guns, Climate Change, Washington Post, America, Fox News, Nra, National Rifle Association NRA, Ammoland, Conservation News, A.F. Branco, Gun Cartoons, Citizens Committee, Branco, James Woods Sarah Palin Larry Elder Lars Larson, Branco Climate Change Stupid USA Ammoland


Ducks Unlimited Announces Adam H. Putnam as New CEO

Adam H. Putnam MEMPHIS, Tenn. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Ducks Unlimited (DU) announced today the hiring of Adam H. Putnam as their new CEO effective April 1 2019. “I joined Ducks Unlimited when I was 16 and have a lifelong appreciation of the conservation work the organization accomplishes,” Putnam said. “It’s humbling to be chosen as DU’s CEO, and as a lifelong hunter, angler, and conservationist, I look forward to building on our record of success.” DU’s current CEO, Dale Hall, will remain in pla...
Tags: Florida, Guns, Congress, Washington, University of Florida, North America, Ducks Unlimited, Memphis, Hall, Melissa, Adam, Bartow, Putnam, Adam H Putnam, Energy Office, Aspen Institute


Outdoor Writer Re-Thinks Pistols as a Defense Against Bears

Outdoor Writer Re-Thinks Pistols as a Defense Against Bears U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Many people have a difficult time changing their minds once they have formulated an opinion, especially once they have committed to the opinion on the record. I am happy to say fellow writer Wes Siler is of better material than that. In a June 2017 article, Wes was of the opinion that firearms, all firearms, were worthless as a defense against bears. He opined that statistically speaking, a person, when at...
Tags: Guns, Department Of Defense, Wes, Arizona, Handguns, Todd, Cooper, Patrick, Anchorage Alaska, Conservation News, Hunting News, Pistols, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team, Army Research Development Testing


Trophy Hunting Is The Solution To Conserving Africa’s Wildlife

Trophy Hunting U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Public discussion of how trophy hunting fits into the wildlife situation in Africa has been triggered again with an editorial in Africa Geographic entitled: “Trophy hunting in Africa is in decline, and no longer pays its way.” Such a suggestion is misleading at best. It does, however, demonstrate the need for a more complete understanding of the entire picture so that precious wildlife resources can be sustained in wild places now and into the future. W...
Tags: Guns, Africa, United States, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Namibia, Botswana, Cape, SCI, Conservation News, Safari Club International, SCI Foundation, Michel Leonidas Mantheakis, Tanzania Hunting Operators Association, Bontebok


DU Recognizes Contributions To Wetlands And Waterfowl Conservation

DU Recognizes Contributions To Wetlands And Waterfowl Conservation MEMPHIS, Tenn. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Ducks Unlimited announced the winners of the 2019 Wetland Conservation Achievement Awards today during the 84th North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference held in Denver, Colorado. DU’s 2019 Wetland Conservation Achievement Awards were presented in six categories and recognized individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the conservation and restoration of North Americ...
Tags: Guns, United States, Louisiana, North America, Ducks Unlimited, Wildlife Service, David Morrison, John Boozman, Conservation News, Nick Wiley, Jim Ronquest, Denver Colorado DU, Arkansas Federal Agency Employee, Sarah Mott, Bird Habitat Conservation, G Scott Boomer


PETA Uses Staged Video of Animals Being Gruesomely Killed

PETA Uses Staged Video of Animals Being Gruesomely Killed Washington, DC — -(AmmoLand.com)- A new report published today in fashion magazine Women’s Wear Daily alleges PETA and other animal activists have been propagating a staged video of sickening animal abuse to support their anti-fur lobbying campaigns. The video, filmed a decade ago and published online by PETA, shows the gruesome killing of an animal in a Chinese fur market—supposedly a standard practice. The men filmed in the video, ho...
Tags: Guns, California, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Fbi, Washington Dc, Peta, Petsmart, Conservation News, Hunting News, Will Coggin, Center for Consumer Freedom, Rodney Coronado, Earth Liberation Front


Love For The Land In Louisiana, Watch DU’s Newest Online Film: “The Bartels” ~ VIDEO

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Ducks Unlimited has released the latest film in its online series. In “The Bartels,” the Bartels family of Louisiana treat viewers to a southern style duck hunt and a glimpse into what makes their family so special. The Bartels support DU in many ways and have for many years. This premiere film in the 2019 series shows how the next generation of the family continues the tradition. Watch the film at www.ducks.org/dufilms. In this film, family members from Loui...
Tags: Guns, Louisiana, North America, Memphis, NICK, Bartels, Conservation News, Ammoland TV, DU Films, Louisiana DU State, Nick Lichenstein, Ron Bartels, Yeti Ducks Unlimited Ducks Unlimited Inc


Hyde-Smith Introduces Legislation To Combat Growing Threat Of Chronic Wasting Disease

Bill Authorizes Additional Resources for State CWD Management & Surveillance Efforts, Establishes Unified Response Framework. Hyde-Smith Introduces Legislation To Combat Growing Threat Of Chronic Wasting Disease WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) today introduced legislation to establish a unified response framework for combating the threat of chronic wasting disease (CWD), a growing epidemic threatening white-tailed deer populations in Mississippi and at least 24 oth...
Tags: Mississippi, Guns, Washington, Agriculture, Senate Appropriations Committee, U S Department of Agriculture, Senate Agriculture Committee, Mississippi State University, Cindy Hyde-Smith, Conservation News, Hunting News, Chronic Wasting Disease, Mississippi Department of Wildlife Fisheries, Hyde Smith, Parks MDWFP, MDWFP


CWD Disease Management Area To Expand Into Pennsylvania Elk Range

Diseased animal detected at a captive deer farm in Clearfield County will require DMA 3 expansion. Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in Pennsylvania Pennsylvania – -(AmmoLand.com)- A captive deer that has tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) will require Disease Management Area 3 (DMA 3) to expand into Pennsylvania’s elk range. The exact adjusted boundary of DMA 3 and all other DMAs that could expand due to newly detected CWD-positive deer will be announced in coming weeks, after ...
Tags: Guns, Pennsylvania, Lebanon, Somerset, Jefferson County, Bedford, Blair, Clearfield, Lancaster County, Jefferson, Department of Agriculture, DMA, Adams County, Fulton County, Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture, Pennsylvania Game Commission


Colorado Parks & Wildlife Warn of Mountain Lions in Edwards, Colorado

Opinon Colorado Parks & Wildlife Warn of Mountain Lions in Edwards, Colorado Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- Colorado Parks and Wildlife is warning residents of Edwards, Colorado, that 8-10 mountain lions are roaming about their town, and may be dangerous. From cpw.state.co.us: Yamashita says based on the reports he has received from Edwards residents, it appears there are two females in the area, each with a litter of 3 or 4 juvenile lions. “The young lions are nearly full grown, as large or poss...
Tags: Guns, Colorado, Department Of Defense, Canada, United States, Arizona, New Mexico, Edwards, Yamashita, Northwest Regional, Mountain Lions, Conservation News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team, Army Research Development Testing


The Humane Society of the United States Gets a “D” Grade ~ VIDEO

Center for Consumer Freedom asks people to help their local pet shelters. WASHINGTON, DC – -(AmmoLand.com)- During the 91st annual Academy Awards this Sunday, the Center for Consumer Freedom is running an ad recognizing the Humane Society of the United States for its own recent accolade: a “D” rating from the charity evaluator CharityWatch. This rating was earned by HSUS for its poor management of donor funds. According to tax records, HSUS has put nearly $50 million into offshore funds in t...
Tags: Guns, Washington, United States, Peta, Caribbean, Humane Society, Wayne Pacelle, Humane Society of the United States, HSUS, Conservation News, HumaneWatch.org, Will Coggin, Center for Consumer Freedom, Hollywood HSUS


Interactive National Geographic Elk Migration Exhibit Comes to Elk Foundation

MISSOULA, Mont. – -(AmmoLand.com)- Imagine being able to stand in one spot and yet you can witness the year-round migration of elk across the vast Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. Now you can do so thanks to a collaborative effort between the National Geographic Society, Buffalo Bill Center of the West and the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. Invisible Boundaries, a highly interactive exhibit created by National Geographic and based on years of scientific data, is now on display at RMEF headquar...
Tags: Guns, America, Wyoming, Idaho, UC Berkeley, National Geographic, Yellowstone, Missoula, Johns, Wyoming Montana, Missoula Montana, Arthur Middleton, Conservation News, Ammoland TV, Rmef, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation


Final Report: Was Bear Spray Effective in the Mark Uptain Grizzly Fatality?

Final Report: Was Bear Spray Effective in the Mark Uptain Grizzly Fatality? Wyoming -(Ammoland.com)- The Wyoming Game and Fish Department (WGF) has released a final report on the grizzly bear attack that killed hunting guide Mark Uptain and injured his client, Corey Chubon. The report confirms previous information that the Glock pistol was found without a round in the chamber, and separated from its magazine. The magazine was fully loaded with 15 rounds of  F C flat nosed full metal jacketed ...
Tags: Guns, Department Of Defense, Wyoming, Arizona, Dave Smith, Glock, Conservation News, Hunting News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team, Army Research Development Testing, Bear Attacks, Mark Uptain, Corey Chubon, Chubon


Reducing Deer Numbers Will Not Be Part PA. Chronic Wasting Disease Management

Too few landowners gave permission, Game Commission will continue work to educate public about CWD. Chronic Wasting Disease In Deer Pennsylvania – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Pennsylvania Game Commission has not received the necessary support from landowners in Bedford and Blair counties to move forward with plans to reduce the deer population in a 100-square-mile area as part of a pilot project on chronic wasting disease (CWD). Reducing deer numbers was part of a strategy to reduce the effect and...
Tags: Guns, Youtube, Pennsylvania, Bedford, Blair, Pennsylvania Game Commission, Game Commission, Conservation News, Chronic Wasting Disease, Deer Management, Matthew Schnupp, Schnupp, Commission Bureau of Wildlife Management


Anti-Hunting Group PETA’s “Kill Mill” Slaughtered Nearly 2,000 Cats & Dogs in 2018

PETA Killed 50 Times More Cats and Dogs Than it Adopted Out. Anti-Hunting Group PETA’s “Kill Mill” Slaughtered Nearly 2,000 Cats & Dogs in 2018 WASHINGTON, DC – -(AmmoLand.com)- People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has once again proved its name rings hollow. New figures from the animal “shelter” at PETA’s headquarters in Norfolk, Virginia show that, of the 2,470 cats and dogs the group received in 2018, 1,771 of them were killed. PETA was single-handedly responsible for two-th...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Virginia, Peta, Tom Hardy, Chihuahua, Norfolk Virginia, Casey Affleck, Ethical Treatment of Animals PETA, Conservation News, Will Coggin, Center for Consumer Freedom, HumaneWatch, Anti Hunting Group PETA, PETA Killed 50 Times More Cats


Updated North American Waterfowl Management Plan Available

North American Waterfowl Management Plan MEMPHIS, Tennessee – -(AmmoLand.com)- The North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP) 2018 update was recently released. For 32 years the North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP) has stood as a model of waterfowl conservation and as a beacon of success for wildlife conservation practitioners and enthusiasts worldwide. Through innovative partnerships combining science, boots-on-the-ground conservation delivery, and public and policy engage...
Tags: Guns, Mexico, Canada, United States, Tennessee, North America, Ducks Unlimited, Conservation News, Ducks Unlimited Inc, Nick Wiley, North American Waterfowl Management Plan NAWMP, NAWMP


Annual Bald Eagle Event Set For Feb. 23, 2019, In Flagstaff, AZ

Annual Bald Eagle Event Set For Feb. 23, 2019, In Flagstaff, AZ FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — -(AmmoLand.com)- Did you know that Arizona is visited by more than 200 bald eagles during the winter? To learn more about these amazing birds, and to see live eagles, the public is invited to attend the annual Bald Eagle Celebration on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s Flagstaff regional office at 3500 S Lake Mary Road. Several programs will be offered during this year’s event,...
Tags: Guns, Bald Eagles, Arizona, Flagstaff, Arizona Game, Conservation News, Arizona Game and Fish Department, Flagstaff AZ, Lake Mary Road, Erin Brown, Lake Mary Register for the Early Bird Eagle Walk, Willow Bend Liberty Wildlife


Colorado Runner Kills Mountain Lion with Bare Hands in Self-Defense

Colorado Runner Kills Mountain Lion with Bare Hands in Self-Defense Colorado -(Ammoland.com)- Big cats are dangerous predators. They usually attack from ambush, without warning, often from behind. That happened to a runner in Colorado. But the runner was not listening to music on earbuds or headphones. He heard something. He started to turn around. He saw the lion launching itself at him. Here is the initial report from Colorado Parks and Wildlife. From state.co.us: LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. – Co...
Tags: Guns, Colorado, Africa, Department Of Defense, Canada, United States, Arizona, Colorado Parks and Wildlife, Mountain Lions, Conservation News, Hunting News, Self Defense, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team, Army Research Development Testing


Green is the New Red

Art by A.F. Branco Green New Deal USA –-(Ammoland.com)- Green is the New Red. The “Green New Deal” is nothing more than a Trojan horse tactic of the extream left to undermine freedom in America and our sacred Constitution. Did you enjoy this cartoon? Sign up for Ammoland in your Inbox and get our daily cartoon and email news! You call yourself pro-gun? Prove it by joining any one or all of these fine civil rights organizations: National Rifle Association (NRA) : www.membership.nrahq.org...
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12th National Wild Turkey Symposium: First Call for Abstracts

Submission Deadline: April 15, 2019 Wild Turkeys Flock USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The National Wild Turkey Symposium seeks original research and synthesis papers on the ecology and management of wild turkeys for presentation at the Symposium and publication in the Proceedings. The Symposium occurs every 5 years and brings together state, federal and private wild turkey researchers, land managers, and enthusiasts to exchange ideas relative to ensuring sustainability of the wild turkey resource. C...
Tags: Usa, Guns, North America, Editorial Board, Conservation News, NWTF, Wildlife Management, National Wild Turkey Federation ( NWTF, Asheville Proceedings


Duck Unlimited Applauds President’s Intent To Nominate David Bernhardt

David L. Bernhardt to be nominated for Secretary of the Interior. David L. Bernhardt MEMPHIS, Tennessee – -(AmmoLand.com)- Ducks Unlimited (DU), a leader in wetlands and waterfowl conservation, applauds President Trump’s intent to nominate David L. Bernhardt to serve as the new Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior (DOI), the department in charge of managing and conserving public land and natural resources in the United States. Bernhardt has served as Deputy Secretary of the Int...
Tags: Guns, Senate, Canada, United States, North America, Ducks Unlimited, George W Bush, Trump, Memphis Tennessee, Interior, Bernhardt, Office of Congressional, Conservation News, Dale Hall, David Bernhardt, U S Department of the Interior DOI


Leupold to Raise Funds for RMEF, Land-Access Projects at Sportsmen’s Show

Relentless Conservation: Leupold to Raise Funds for Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Land-Access Projects at Pacific Northwest Sportsmen’s Show BEAVERTON, Ore. –-(Ammoland.com)- Leupold & Stevens, Inc., has announced that it will partner with MTN OPS to raise funds for the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation’s (RMEF) land-access projects and other conservation efforts at this week’s Pacific Northwest Sportsmen’s Show, held at the Portland Expo Center on Feb. 6-10. During the show, the Leupold booth w...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Montana, Washington, Oregon, United States, Pacific Northwest, Beaverton, Facebook Facebook, Central Oregon, Conservation News, Shooting Industry News, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Leupold, Kyle Weaver, Mtn Ops


National Wild Turkey Fed. Partners With Gowild To Boost Hunting Heritage Programs

National Wild Turkey Federation Partners with GoWild to Boost Hunting Heritage Programs, Conservation Efforts & More National Wild Turkey Federation Partners With Gowild NASHVILLE, Tennessee – -(AmmoLand.com)- One of the more storied organizations in conservation and hunting is partnering with the outdoors industry’s fasting growing tech startup. As the National Wild Turkey Federation expands upon its efforts to recruit, retain and reactivate hunters, it’s adding high tech firepower to its c...
Tags: Google, Guns, Nashville, North America, Luttrell, Conservation News, Hunting News, NWTF, National Wild Turkey Federation, Hunting Heritage Programs, Becky Humphries, Brad Luttrell, GoWild, National Wild Turkey Federation ( NWTF, Louisville Ky Download, National Wild Turkey Fed


Fake-News Outlets Wrong Again, Safari Club International Broke No Laws At Convention

Fake-News Outlets Wrong Again, Safari Club International Broke No Laws At Convention Reno, NV – -(AmmoLand.com)- Anti-hunters fired blanks last month when they took verbal shots at Safari Club International and its Convention exhibitors in a media blitz, alleging that a new Nevada law had been violated. “We are the good guys and through science-based conservation, we protect wildlife,” said SCI President Paul Babaz. “The antis only whine while hunters are out there in the wilds, protecting a...
Tags: New York, Guns, California, Washington, Oregon, United States, New Hampshire, Hawaii, New Jersey, Nevada, ANN, Delaware, Iucn, Wildlife Service, Sumatran, Reno NV


SCI’s 47th Annual Convention A Rousing Success

SCI's 47th Annual Convention A Rousing Success U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- By all measures, Safari Club International's 47th Annual Convention in Reno, Nevada last week was a huge success, setting the stage for an even bigger and better Convention next year – don't miss the biggest party in the hunting world to be held in Reno Jan. 15-18, 2020. Mark your calendar now and plan to attend! The SCI Convention this year ran from Jan. 9-12 and saw more than 15,000 of the world's most serious hunters f...
Tags: Guns, United States, Alaska, Zimbabwe, Reno Nevada, Pocatello Idaho, Dan Sullivan, Sen Sullivan, SCI, Reno Sparks Convention Center, Billy Long, Bob Benson, Conservation News, Safari Club International, SCI Convention, Safari Club International Convention


Three More Depredations By OPT Wolf Pack Confirmed In Ferry County, WA

Three More Depredations By OPT Wolf Pack Confirmed In Ferry County, WA USA – -(Ammoland.com)- On Jan. 4, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife staff were informed of dead livestock by the Stevens-Ferry County Wildlife Specialist on a U.S. Forest Service grazing allotment in Ferry County. The livestock producer and ranch staff were actively looking for a few cow-calf pairs remaining on the allotment along the Kettle Crest. The carcasses were discovered through investigation of wolf locati...
Tags: Guns, U S Forest Service, Washington Legislature, Conservation News, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, Wolf Management, Ferry County, Wolf Attacks, Kelly Susewind, Susewind, Ferry County WA USA, Stevens Ferry County Wildlife Specialist


North Carolina Turkey Trap and Release Efforts Will Boost Texas Turkey Populations

North-Carolina-Turkey-Trap EDGEFIELD, S.C.  -(Ammoland.com)-  A turkey trap-and-release effort originating in North Carolina is helping boost wild turkey populations in Texas. The effort, a joint venture involving the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, USDA APHIS Wildlife Services and the National Wild Turkey Federation, began in December and will finish up this month, with an anticipated several dozen Eastern wild turkeys making their way from airstrips ...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Commission, North America, North Carolina, Smith, East Texas, Eastern, Rio Grande, Forsyth, APHIS, N C Wildlife Resources Commission, Conservation News, NWTF, Turkey Hunting, National Wild Turkey Federation


Mexican Wolf Recovery Program Monthly Update – December 1-31, 2018

Mexican Wolf Recovery Program Monthly Update – December 1-31, 2018 ARIZONA -(Ammoland.com)- Due to the federal government shutdown, updates for the month of December were only available for Arizona and the FAIR. Program updates for New Mexico from the month of December were not available from the USFWS at the time this report was prepared. The following is a summary of Mexican Wolf Reintroduction Project (Project) activities in the Mexican Wolf Experimental Population Area (MWEPA) in Arizona,...
Tags: Guns, Arizona, New Mexico, Jared, Pinetop, Emily, U S Fish and Wildlife Service, Mesa Arizona, Wildlife Service USFWS, IFT, Az, Albuquerque New Mexico, Arizona Game, USFWS, Conservation News, Arizona Game and Fish Department


DSC Announces Formation of Conservation Advisory Board

DSC Announces Formation of Conservation Advisory Board DALLAS  -(Ammoland.com)-  During the 2019 Convention and Expo, a group of top-level conservation experts will convene for DSC's Conservation Advisory Board (CAB). This new group is charged with the mission of providing subject matter expertise with both regional and global perspectives on needed research, program development and advocacy. The CAB will advise and assist the DSC Board of Directors and the DSC Grants Committee on domestic an...
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Business Opportunity Available at Spring Creek Recreation Area

South Dakota, Game Fish and Parks PIERRE, S.D. – -(Ammoland.com)-  According to the South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks (GFP), entrepreneurs interested in operating Spring Creek Resort located at Spring Creek Recreation Area north of Pierre, South Dakota, can now begin submitting their proposals. “Spring Creek is a popular destination for anglers, boaters, and families,” said Katie Ceroll, director of the state parks and recreation. “The area provides excellent access to fishing, boating and o...
Tags: Guns, South Dakota, Parks, Pierre, Spring Creek, Conservation News, South Dakota Game Fish and Parks, Fort Pierre, Pierre South Dakota, Parks GFP, Katie Ceroll, Spring Creek Recreation Area, Spring Creek Resort, Lake Oahe With, Lake Oahe About South Dakota