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Welcome Aboard Bill Moritz

The Wildlife Management Institute recently announced the hiring of William “Bill” Moritz as the new Midwest Field Representative, replacing Pat Ruble who retired earlier this year. The Midwest Field Representative serves as WMI’s liaison with the Midwest Association of Fish … Continue reading

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Humphries Appointed NWTF CEO

  April 5, 2017 EDGEFIELD, S.C. — The National Wild Turkey Federation Board of Directors announced Becky Humphries as its new chief executive officer, a role she will assume effective April 10, 2017. “I am honored to be appointed CEO of the National … Continue reading

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Secretary Zinke Applauded

  Washington D.C. (March 2, 2017) The Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies applauds today’s announcement of Secretarial Order 3346 and Secretarial Order 3347 by Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke. These orders revoke a non-toxic ammunition and fishing tackle … Continue reading

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Missouri confirms female mountain lion in Shannon County

    Robert Hemmelgarn Jan 27, 2017 COLUMBIA, Mo.  – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) recently received DNA results from a confirmed mountain lion in Shannon County. Those results indicated the mountain lion was a female with a probable … Continue reading

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Obama Administration Takes Steps to Protect Watershed of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness

    December 15, 2016 Agencies deny sulfide-ore copper lease renewal application; Commit to further study of potential impacts of mining near pristine watershed WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture today announced important … Continue reading

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