The Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports mission is to facilitate the promotion and growth of hunting and the shooting sports and the education of the public on the contributions that hunters and shooters make towards wildlife conservation.
Ensure support for and active participation in hunting and the shooting sports for future generations.
An America where hunting and the shooting sports are an integral part of mainstream culture and where hunters and shooters are widely recognized as premiere conservation contributors.
Our History in Milestones
First Board Meeting
First CEO Hired
First Full-time Staff Member Hired
National Hunting & Shooting Sports Action Plan Initiated
National R3 Community Established
First State R3 Coordinator
Two Full-time Staff Hired
National Hunting & Shooting Sports Action Plan Released
First Statewide R3 Plan Released
State R3 Workshops Held Nationwide
The Future of Hunting & Fishing Project Released
First National R3 Symposium held in Lincoln, NE
National R3 Implementation Workgroup Started
National R3 Implementation Workgroup Interim Report Released
Modernizing Pittman-Roberson Fund for Tomorrow’s Needs Act Passed
2020 Virtual R3 Forum
R3 Clearinghouse Officially Released
2021 Virtual R3 Forum
2022 TAG & TAG Review Panel
National R3 Symposium
The CAHSS Team
Learn more about our CAHSS Team, and its Board of Directors.
The Council to Advance Hunting and the Shooting Sports is supported by the Multistate Conservation Grant Program as awarded by the Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies and the Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration Program of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. (F22AP00350, F21AP00800, F20AP00182 and F20AP12194)