The Ultimate Pursuit in Hunting: Sheep
Permits to hunt bighorn sheep are auctioned for hundreds of thousands of dollars — and that money has helped revive wild sheep populations and expand their territory.
New York Times / By JOHN BRANCH
WSF Signs On To American Wildlife Conservation Partnership (AWCP) Letter on USFWS Alaska Rule
Dear Speaker Ryan and Leader McCarthy,
We write representing organizations that collectively include millions of wildlife conservationists, hunter conservationists, wildlife enthusiasts, and wildlife scientists, in strong support of HJ Res. 49 from Cong. Young (AK), which would nullify the US Fish and Wildlife Service’s (FWS) final rule “Non-Subsistence Take of Wildlife, and Public Participation and Closure Procedures, on National Wildlife Refuges in Alaska” (81 Fed Reg 52248 (August 5, 2016)). Our community exhausted all Executive Branch appeals and remedies urging the FWS to slow down the Proposed Rule, and revise it to reflect a proposal mutually agreed to by the State of Alaska and the FWS; all to no end. It is time for Congress to nullify this final rule.
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Sheep in Montana – Domestic and Wild The State of Things and What We Know About Disease
A Symposium – February 9-10, 2017 – Helena, Montana
Sponsored by the Montana Wool Growers Association, Montana Wild Sheep Foundation, and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
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