The Colorado chapter of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (BHA) recently held their 8th Annual Rendezvous (June 3-5) in the San Isabel National Forest.
A vote today by House of Representatives members to advance legislation that would enable the seizure of public lands is being strongly criticized by public lands sportsmen, who called the…..
Ben Bulis and Ted Koch have joined the national board of directors of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, bringing close ties to the fly fishing industry and expertise in wildlife biology and…..
Demand for the newest t-shirt design by Hunt To Eat, the hunter-branded clothing company, is soaring, and backcountry conservation is benefiting as a result.
Colorado Backcountry Hunters & Anglers (BHA) recently appointed two members to chapter leadership positions. Brad Nicol will serve as the chapter’s Front Range Colorado Parks & Wildlife (CWP)…..
Designation of the new, 21,586-acre Browns Canyon National Monument is delivering landscape-scale conservation benefits, continued hunting and angling opportunity, and economic payoffs…..
Public lands sportsmen are gaining a foothold in the Great Lakes region as Backcountry Hunters & Anglers announces the formation of new BHA state chapters in Michigan and Wisconsin.
The spring issue of Backcountry Journal is arriving in BHA members’ mailboxes now. Here’s a taste of what you’ll find inside…..
Ryan Busse has been elected chairman of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers’ national board of directors, further advancing a life and career spent in the service of sportsmen’s values.
In a vote earlier this morning, the U.S. Senate advanced a comprehensive energy bill that includes measures critical to public lands, fish and wildlife management and public access for…..
At Backcountry Hunters & Anglers’ 2016 North American Rendezvous, which took place April 1-3 in Missoula, Montana, six recipients were awarded BHA’s most prestigious honors, recognizing…..
Backcountry Hunters & Anglers’ 2016 North American Rendezvous was one for the record books, shattering records for attendance, funds raised for conservation and positive energy generated by…..
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton recently released a letter he sent to Twin Metals—the company owned by Chilean mining conglomerate Antofagasta (now based in London) that wants to build a…..
North American sportsmen will travel to Missoula, Montana, April 1-3 to unite in the name of public lands conservation at Backcountry Hunters & Anglers’ 5th annual National Rendezvous.
Train to Hunt and Backcountry Hunters & Anglers have launched a partnership for the 2016 Train to Hunt event season.
Backcountry Hunters & Anglers cannot support the tactics and objectives of the militants in Oregon & we regret the loss of life associated with the arrests…
Prime public lands big-game habitat in Montana will remain open and accessible to hunters and other recreationists following a Bureau of Land Management decision not to pursue a…..
Colorado Backcountry Hunters & Anglers recently appointed Craig Grother as their Central West Slope Regional Director.
A coalition of sportsmen’s groups and businesses is presenting a new approach for gaining hunter and angler support for national monuments proposed under the Antiquities Act.
Backcountry Hunters & Anglers today commended a Senate committee’s vote to advance a comprehensive package of sportsman and conservation focused bills, S. 659, the Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act of…..
The sportsmen’s group Backcountry Hunters & Anglers urged cool, patient heads to prevail in the extremists’ occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge, valuable public lands fish and…
Currently, in Colorado, only about 20 percent of State Lands are open to public use (access paid entirely by sportsmen through hunting license and gun sales), while the other 80 percent are…..
An omnibus budget deal released by Congress early this morning increases agency funding and includes a measure that reauthorizes the Land and Water Conservation Fund – but for only three years.
A three-part giveaway hosted on social media offers entrants the chance to win great outdoor gear.
This morning, a Senate committee voted to advance a comprehensive package of sportsman and conservation focused bills, S.556, the Bipartisan Sportsmen’s Act of 2015, an action roundly praised…..
The fate of one of the nation’s oldest, most effective conservation programs was deliberated this morning by the U.S. House of Representatives, where heavily criticized legislation has been…..
Legislation introduced this morning would dismantle the Land and Water Conservation Fund, a keystone federal program that has enabled conservation and enhanced public access to millions of…..
MYSTERY RANCH, an industry-leading pack company with multiple product lines focused on function, comfort, quality and durability, is pleased to announce its newfound conversation connection with…..
Rachel Vandevoort has joined the national board of directors of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers, bringing marketing expertise and deep-rooted industry relationships to the leadership of the…..
With expiration of the federal Land and Water Conservation Fund only hours away, American sportsmen are converging on Capitol Hill to urge members of Congress to prioritize reauthorization of…..
Sportsmen will be able to access a wealth of new hunting and fishing opportunities on national wildlife refuges across the country as a result of actions undertaken by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife…..
Backcountry Hunters & Anglers commended the Interior Department’s issuance today of a “not warranted” listing decision for the greater sage-grouse, calling the federal ruling “a product of…..
Backcountry Hunters & Anglers is celebrating new successes in advancing fair chase hunting following recent decisions in Minnesota and New York to ban the use of drones while hunting and scouting.
Backcountry Hunters & Anglers President and CEO Land Tawney has been appointed to the Wildlife and Hunting Heritage Conservation Council, a committee charged with advising the federal government…..
A diverse group of constituents, including sportsmen, today applauded Sen. Michael Bennet’s intention to introduce legislation to safeguard areas of Colorado’s Continental Divide.
Colorado Backcountry Hunters & Anglers recently added Mikkel Hylden to their rapidly growing Habitat Watchmen team.
The designation of thousands of acres of rugged Nevada and California landscapes as national monuments will help maintain and enhance healthy populations of a range of fish and wildlife and…..
Colorado Backcountry Hunters & Anglers recently promoted two in their ranks, Bob Shettel and Dan Parkinson,…
A spending plan for the Interior Department and related agencies for fiscal year 2016 was advanced by the Senate Appropriations Committee this week, but the future of the bill – and consequently…..
The federal appropriations process currently underway in both houses of Congress includes numerous provisions that sportsmen – and other citizens who value healthy fish and wildlife habitat…..