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China Destroys More Ivory in Symbolic Gesture

African Wildlife Foundation lauds Chinese government’s increasing steps to stem illegal ivory trade, including indications to phase out domestic trade BEIJING—Following on the heels of an initiative announced yesterday by the Beijing Capital International Airport Customs Office to inform Chinese … Continue reading

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Kirtland Warbler Festival

The Department of Natural Resources and many others will celebrate a conservation success story at the 2015 Kirtland’s Warbler Festival in Roscommon next weekend. The Kirtland’s warbler is an excellent example of the power of partnerships and the Threatened and Endangered Species … Continue reading

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Primos Proof Cameras

FLORA, MS – When did getting a good picture in the woods get so complicated? We think it started with the word “with”… as in with too many features and with too many buttons. So we’re making trail cameras better … Continue reading

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12 Trail Camera Concepts – A Watchful Eye

Most whitetail enthusiasts don’t run their trail cameras through the early summer months for several reasons; one being, a buck’s antlers haven’t developed to a point of distinguishing them from other bucks. Next month is the perfect time to get … Continue reading

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Rocky Recalls ‘Silent Hunter’ Snake Boots

Hazard: The boots’ snake guard can fail to protect the wearer’s feet from a snake bite. Remedy: View Details Refund Replace Consumer Contact: Rocky Brands Inc. toll-free at (866) 245-2159 from 8 a.m. to 12 a.m. ET Monday through Friday … Continue reading

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Michigan confirms state’s first case of chronic wasting disease in

GW:  Here we go again! The Michigan departments of Natural Resources (DNR) and Agriculture and Rural Development (MDARD) today confirmed that a free-ranging deer in Meridian Township (Ingham County) has tested positive for chronic wasting disease (CWD), a fatal neurological … Continue reading

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Investment in Conservation Falls Short

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Senate Appropriations Committee yesterday released their top-line funding levels for each of twelve federal appropriations bills, cutting conservation funding to $160 million below the already spartan House allocation unveiled earlier this month. Known as the 302 … Continue reading

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Baltimore Oriole at Grape Jelly Feeder

Frequent visitors this spring…                

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Federal “Duck Stamp” to increase from $15 to $25

The Federal Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp, or “Duck Stamp,” will increase in price for the first time in 24 years. The cost will go from $15 to $25. The increase adjusts for inflation over the last 24 years. … Continue reading

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May 15 is Endangered Species Day

But if delisting is the hallmark of conservation success, then permanent listings are the hallmark of conservation failure. MISSOULA, Mont. – The Boone and Crockett Club acknowledges Endangered Species Day, Friday, May 15, 2015, with both celebration and concern. Endangered … Continue reading

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