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SCIF Conservation Preparing Strategy for African Leopard Conservation

June 13, 2019

 

Despite ample evidence showing that legal, regulated hunting is an important economic and management component of wildlife conservation in…

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A Message from your SCI Foundation Conservation Committee Chair

April 26, 2019

Over the past decade, I have had the privilege of serving on SCI Foundation’s Conservation Committee and recently…

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SCIF Community-Based Hunting Program Helps Other Endangered Wildlife in Tajikistan

April 3, 2019

Last year, SCIF began support for the conservation of wild Bukhara urial sheep in southwestern Tajikistan. Urial is a species that is vulnerable…

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What Every Deer Hunter Should Know About Chronic Wasting Disease

November 2, 2018

With the 2018-19 deer hunting season approaching, chronic wasting disease (CWD) is once again in the news as state and federal agencies struggle to manage this potentially devastating disease. …

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Local Anti-Poaching Units Find Success in the Republic of Dagestan

June 14, 2018

The Republic of Dagestan, Russia, has seen the creation of 10 anti-poaching teams who have been working with local gamekeepers to patrol the range of the Eastern…

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Montana Chapters Donate Big at Northern Wild Sheep and Goat Council Biennial Symposium

June 1, 2018

The Northern Wild Sheep and Goat Council (NWSGC) hosted its biennial symposium in Whitefish, Montana this…

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The Special Weapons and Tactics of Community Game Guards

May 3, 2018

SCI Foundation has been proud to partner with Namibian Association of CBNRM Support Organizations (NACSO) over the…

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The Circle of Life and The Native American Fish and Wildlife Society

April 20, 2018

“What is man without the beasts? If all the beasts were gone, men would die from great loneliness of spirit, for whatever happens to the beast also…

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New Training Methods in Fighting Poaching Result in 100% Success Rate

March 30, 2018

We at SCI Foundation are very familiar with the term, “anti.” Anti-ivory, anti-cruelty, anti-trafficking, anti-exploitation, and of course…

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From ‘Endangered’ to ‘Near Threatened,’ the Community-Based Success of the Markhor

March 23, 2018

The Markhor has gained a solid foothold on the path to recovery thanks to community-based conservation efforts….

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Winter 2017-2018 Updates from the Field

March 16, 2018

The time of hibernation is ending across North America, and we at SCI Foundation are excited to share a few updates from projects on which we have…

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Motivating People, Managing Bears: The 5th International Human-Bear Conflicts Workshop

March 12, 2018

 

A bear is running at you at 30 mph, 44 feet per second, if it is 88 feet away, will be on you in 2 seconds flat….

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Tangible Conservation Changes with the Hunter Legacy 100 Fund

March 9, 2018

2018 is starting off with a bang! The Hunter Legacy 100 Fund has awarded SCI Foundation…

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Indian Country Auction Tags Raise Money for Conservation

March 7, 2018

 

The daily auction at the 2018 SCI Convention in Las Vegas raised money for wildlife conservation while also maintaining positive working relations with four tribes. These tribes…

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AN AGREEMENT TO MOVE FORWARD IN KAZAKHSTAN

February 22, 2018

The republic of Kazakhstan has emerged as one of the most important former Soviet states since its independence in 1992….

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TAJIKISTAN ARGALI SHEEP UPDATE

February 15, 2018

 

Knowing as much as possible about Argali sheep and their habitat is an extremely important factor in…

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THE WILD HARVEST INITIATIVE COULD BRING URBAN AND RURAL IDEALISTS TOGETHER

January 12, 2018

“This initiative is intimately connected to food security, wildlife management, cultural traditions, human health, agriculture, and land…

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