Dr. Steven Leath Selected as Next Executive Director of The Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports

Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org For Immediate Release: 10/29/2020 (Washington, D.C.) – The Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports is pleased to announce that Dr. Steven Leath will serve as the next Executive Director for the organization, beginning January 1, 2021. Leath will serve as the third leader for the Council since its formation in 2009. The organization’s mission …

Charles ‘Swanny’ Evans Joins Council Team As Manager of Partnerships

Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org For Immediate Release: 10/8/2020 (Washington, D.C.) – The Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports is pleased to announce that Charles ‘Swanny’ Evans will join the Council team as Manager of Partnerships. Swanny attended the Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources at the University of Georgia where he earned his B.S. and M.S. in …

Members of National R3 Implementation Workgroup Recognized with National Award

For Immediate Release September 15, 2020 Media Contact: Sawyer Connelly Sawyer@cahss.org On September 14, 2020, more than 30 members of the National R3 Implementation Workgroup were recognized during the Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies’ Annual Awards with a 2020 Special Recognition Award. This collection of talented R3 professionals were selected for this recognition because of their dedication and commitment …

Join Us for Forage Friday During #BlackMammalogists Week

(Washington, D.C.) – Sunday, September 13, 2020, kicked off the #BlackMammalogists Week. This event was created in partnership with the American Society of Mammologists, and is designed “to provide opportunities for current and aspiring Black mammalogists across the Diaspora to form conscious, fruitful connections, in addition to illuminating historical and present-day Black contributions to the field of Mammalogy.” Rhiannon Kirton, …

Virtual R3 Forum Highlights

Virtual R3 Forum Highlights successes, challenges, and connections during Covid-19 For Immediate Release 09/08/2020 Media Contact: Sawyer Connelly Symposium@cahss.org (Washington, D.C.) – The Virtual R3 Forum, held August 26-27, 2020, and hosted by the Council to Advance Hunting and Shooting Sports, occurred with generous support as it offered a virtual space to connect state and federal fish and wildlife agencies, …