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SCI Foundation Supported Research Improves African Lion Survey Methods

August 13, 2019

The most recent issue of the academic journal Global Ecology and Conservation highlights the latest information…

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Not The Last Laugh: Rare Hyena Spotted In Tajikistan

May 2, 2019

The striped hyena is classified as “Near Threatened” by the IUCN but listed on Tajikistan’s Red Book of endangered species with a declining population. This area…

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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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Nepal’s Snow Leopard Project Hopes To Change Opinions

June 22, 2018

A new study in Nepal hopes to show predation of local livestock by snow leopards is less than first thought. With the people of Eastern Nepal relying very heavily…

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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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CAMPFIRE Program Puts Control of Wildlife in Local Hands

April 24, 2018

“All species and habitats should be safeguarded to the extent that it is technically, economically, and politically feasible.” – 1982 World Charter for Nature

This is a crucial…

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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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FIRST SOUTH AFRICA ANTI-POACHING UPDATE OF 2018

March 2, 2018

(Minister of Environmental Affairs Edna Molewa. Courtesy of The Green Times)
Today, poaching is…

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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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THE STORY OF THE AFRICAN ELEPHANT IS NOT OVER

February 9, 2018

The mission of the International Union for Conservation of Nature’s (IUCN) Species Survival Commission African Elephant Specialist Group…

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CONSERVATION AUCTION TAGS AT SCI CONVENTION 2018

January 30, 2018

SCI and SCI Foundation are maintaining our relationships with Native American tribes by once again auctioning big game hunting tags donated by the Acoma…

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4th ANNUAL FOUNDATION DAY KICKS OFF THE 2018 SCI CONVENTION!

January 29, 2018

The 46th Annual SCI Convention will kick off with our 4th Annual SCI Foundation Day! On Tuesday, January 30th,…

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First Big Bulls Collared in North America’s Longest Running Elk Study

January 26, 2018

University of Montana Ph.D. Candidate Hans Martin after successfully capturing 5 bull elk. January…

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SCI FOUNDATION SUPPORTS SEVEN NEW PROJECTS IN FIVE STATES VIA MATCHING GRANTS

January 22, 2018

 

 

SCI Foundation’s Matching Grants Program matches SCI Chapter funds from around the world to support crucial conservation projects. The New Year means new projects here at SCI…

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Tanzania Operators Granted Two Years Before New Auction System

January 17, 2018

Hunting in Tanzania, Africa’s premier safari hunting destination, will continue unaffected for the next two years after a recent…

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