RMEF Project Now in Public’s Hands
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RMEF Project Now in Public’s Hands

An effort to permanently protect 1,453 acres of prime wildlife and riparian habitat in Washington is complete after the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation recently conveyed the final parcels of land to the Washington Department of […]

Antelope Island bison safety tips
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Antelope Island bison safety tips

SALT LAKE CITY — At this point in the year, most Utahns are counting down to warmer weather. And with the warmer weather comes a host of outdoor recreational activities, which can often lead to […]

Wild Sheep Foundation News
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Wild Sheep Foundation News

As Winter continues to tighten its grip across much of the North American West, the bighorn sheep forge on in their battle for survival. Winter is an important period for most mountain ungulates due to […]

Tennessee to Hold Elk Program Workshop
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Tennessee to Hold Elk Program Workshop

The Tennessee Wildlife Resources invites the public to attend an Elk Program Workshop to gather input regarding the elk program and implementation of the Strategic Elk Management Plan. Information about the elk program will be […]

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Michigan Elk Update

The 2018 elk hunting season stats are in, and the 2019 winter elk survey just wrapped up, providing a clear picture of where Michigan’s elk population currently stands. Hunt period 1, which targets elk outside […]

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Copters to Collar Moose In Vermont

Northeast Kingdom residents may soon see a helicopter flying low overhead as the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department begins collaring 30 moose for the third year of a three-year study. The radio-collaring will be carried […]

More Wildlife Habitat Protected in Idaho
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More Wildlife Habitat Protected in Idaho

The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation worked with a north Idaho landowner who appreciates the wildlife values of their land to permanently protect nearly 1,000 acres of prime habitat. “We are grateful that the Barbieri family […]

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Wildlife Habitat Management Wins in Court

A U.S. District Court judge ruled a habitat management project in west-central Montana designed to benefit wildlife will go forward as planned. The Johnny Crow Project will utilize prescribed burning and the removal of invasive […]

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Boone and Crockett Club: A Win for Big Game

The Boone and Crockett Club, the name synonymous with big game hunting and conservation, today applauded Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke’s announcement that the lands western big game species depend upon as migration corridors will finally […]

Jacobsen Reclaims World Elk Calling Championship
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Jacobsen Reclaims World Elk Calling Championship

Corey Jacobsen captured his ninth career title at the 2018 World Elk Calling Championships March 16-17 in Salt Lake City, Utah, presented by the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and the International Sportsmen’s Expositions. “The RMEF […]

RMEF Supports Inaugural Wisconsin Elk Hunt
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RMEF Supports Inaugural Wisconsin Elk Hunt

The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation congratulates the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) on its decision to institute Wisconsin’s first-ever managed elk hunt later this year. “This is the culmination of more than two decades […]

Elk Habitat Protected in Wyoming
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Elk Habitat Protected in Wyoming

The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and Natural Resources Conservation Service worked with a private landowner to permanently protect 2,132 acres of wildlife habitat in southeast Wyoming. “This conservation easement maintains large-scale habitat connectivity in a […]

Vermont Awarded $50k to Study Moose
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Vermont Awarded $50k to Study Moose

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department was awarded $50,000 by Safari Club International Foundation to support an ongoing three-year study on the state’s moose herd. The Safari Club International Foundation (SCI Foundation) recently awarded the […]

How to Remove Elk Ivories
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How to Remove Elk Ivories (Video)

Hunting elk with Randy Newberg shows you how to quickly remove elk ivories, or as some call them, “Whistle teeth.” Using a simple Gerber Centerdrive Multiplier, a stick, and a hammer or rock, you remove […]

Elk Network Booming, Hosts New Digital Hunting Series
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Elk Network Booming, Hosts New Digital Hunting Series

The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation’s digital platform, the Elk Network, recently rolled over 700-thousand page views just three months after its launch. “We’re seeing great interest, great growth and tremendous user interaction via the Elk […]

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Don’t Pet The American Bison

Every summer we venture out to see the sights North America holds, and some of us get out and add the majestic American Bison to that list. Be careful. Check out the video!   History […]

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Here Comes Season Seven of RMEF Team Elk

Elk hunting adventures highlight the upcoming seventh season of RMEF Team Elk, presented by Cabela’s. “Team Elk remains one of the most unique hunting shows in all of outdoor television. It’s all elk, all the […]

The Ultimate Elk Call Duo Diaphragm Combo
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Bull and Cow Elk Diaphragm Combo Call

Knight and Hale Game Calls, a legendary call brand known for its dedication to creating calls that produce the most life-like wildlife sounds for a multitude of species, introduces the Bull and Cow Elk Diaphragm […]

Elk Network Goes Live
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Elk Network Goes Live

The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation’s new digital media platform, the Elk Network, is now live online and available for use.  “Our goal for this new generation of media is to serve as an informational resource […]

RMEF Surpasses 7 Million Acre Conservation Milestone
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RMEF Surpasses 7 Million Acre Conservation Milestone

The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation capped 2016, a year filled with several organizational conservation milestones, by surpassing seven million acres in lifetime land protection and habitat enhancement projects. “This is a tremendous accomplishment that strikes […]

Colorado Elk Herd in the Crosshairs
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Colorado Elk Herd in the Crosshairs

The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is raising a word of warning about a “quiet” movement in Colorado seeking to place wolves on the landscape. It also has grave concerns about the tactics used by environmentalists […]