New Jersey Adopts New Black Bear Management Policy

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On March 3, 2015 the New Jersey Fish and Game Council adopted a proposed an updated Comprehensive Black Bear Management Policy. This Policy continues the annual December hunt for which SCI has repeatedly and successfully fought in court. It also adds an October hunt beginning in 2016, expands the area where bear hunting is legal, … Continue reading

SCI Appeals Western Great Lakes Wolf Ruling

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Safari Club International has taken the next step in the battle over the status and management of the wolves of the Western Great Lakes (WGL). Last December, a D.C. federal district court judge ruled that the federal government illegally delisted the WGL wolves. The ruling returned those wolves to endangered status. Safari Club International, along … Continue reading

Illinois Governor Vetoes Bobcat Hunting Bill

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On January 11, Illinois governor, Pat Quinn showed his true colors when it comes to conservation and vetoed the bobcat hunting bill. Safari Club International criticizes Governor Pat Quinn for vetoing House Bill 4226, a bill that would have allowed bobcat hunting in Illinois for the first time in 40 years. Governor Quinn’s veto ignores … Continue reading

California Hunter Alert – Fish and Wildlife Commission Update!

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Coyote Contest Ban Heads to June Commission Meeting The next Fish and Game Commission meeting will be held on June 4, 2014 at the River Lodge Conference Center, 1800 Riverwalk Drive, Fortuna, CA The agenda is not yet available. Hunters are urged to attend in mass all commission and committee meetings to preserve traditional hunting … Continue reading

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