Proposed Modernization Legislation Offers Critical Flexibility for State Wildlife Agencies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  July 15, 2019 Media Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org Proposed Modernization Legislation Offers Critical Flexibility for State Wildlife Agencies Washington, D.C. – The Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports (Council), along with many of its partners, applauds the bipartisan reintroduction of the S. 2092: Modernizing the Pittman-Robertson Fund for Tomorrow’s Needs Act (Pittman-Robertson Modernization Act) in the …

Council to Advance to Hunting and the Shooting Sports Partners to Share R3 Message with Outdoor Media Professionals

(Washington, D.C.) – Headlines on declining and shifting participation rates in hunting, target shooting, and outdoor recreation have been well-documented, and the announcements have not fallen on deaf ears. Now, the narrative has shifted as conservation and outdoor organizations have invested significant resources in recent years to address these declines by focusing on efforts to recruit, retain, and reactivate (R3) hunters …

Hearing Held on Bill to Modernize Pittman-Robertson Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 27, 2019 Media Contact: Samantha Pedder samantha@cahss.org (Washington, D.C.) – On March 26, 2019, the Water, Oceans and Wildlife Sub-Committee of the House Committee on Natural Resources, led by chairman Jared Huffman (CA-02), held a hearing that included H.R. 877: Modernizing the Pittman-Robertson Fund for Tomorrow’s Needs Act. In late January 2019, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) …

Progress in Developing New Participants Grows with Many New Initiatives

  For Immediate Release: 1/23/2019 LAS VEGAS—The National Shooting Sports Foundation, along with several other organizations in the outdoor industry, announced at the Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show) a number of initiatives designed to increase participation in hunting and target shooting both through reactivation of those who have lapsed who have ceased to participate or participate only …

Results from National R3 Symposium Released

Contact: Cyrus Baird cyrus@cahss.org   For Immediate Release: September 4, 2018   (Washington, D.C.) – Today, the Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports released results from the first-ever National R3 Symposium. The document, released with the help of D.J. Case & Associates, highlights key takeaways from the Symposium which focused on resources and partnerships needed to secure the …