Community-based conservation in Botswana was celebrated at the SCI Convention in Reno with His Excellency President Mokgweetsi Masisi being awarded SCI’s International Legislator of the Year Award in recognition of his reopening of tourist hunting. Special guest Hon. Ambassador to the United States David Newman was present to receive the prestigious award.
If you have ever dreamed of hunting a Kamchatka brown bear, one of the four sub-species of moose in Russia, or a majestic snow sheep with a bow and arrow, then that dream could soon be a reality as archery hunting is now permitted in Russia for the first time in recent history.
Unique And Untold Hunting Benefits - Guest Article By Emmanuel Koro, Johannesburg-Based Environmental Journalist01/28/2020
By Emmanuel Koro
While touring the town, I discovered through information provided by one of the Victoria Falls-based residents and a professional hunter that hunting companies employ almost 90% of the people owning and building modern houses that we see mushrooming there.
The United Kingdom is currently considering several proposals that would p
Newly elected members of European Parliament recently convened to update their mandates, and steps were taken reestablish a working group focused on hunting and conservation issues.
In the countries of the European Union, wolf hunting is generally prohibited. Wolves are a protected species.
There are limited exceptions – known as derogations - to the general prohibitions and last month, the European Court of Justice held that improving social tolerance for a protected species can, under some circumstances, qualify as such a derogation.
All SCI members who plan to travel with their firearms outside of the U.S. should be aware that there has been some recent confusion about U.S. Customs and Border Patrol’s (CBP) willingness to accept Form 4457 for the temporary export of firearms. Although the CBP website continues to state that CBP will accept Form 4457 for temporary export and re-import of firearms/ammunition, the website hosted by U.S.