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September 18, 2014


Your Trusted Source for Federal and State Policy Updates and News Concerning Our Sportsmen's Heritage


Recreational Fishing Community Submits Comments, Praises NOAA Direction

On September 12, eight leaders from the recreational fishing community, including Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation (CSF) President Jeff Crane, provided comments to the Assistant Administrator for Fisheries of the National Marine Fisheries Service on their proposed draft national saltwater recreational fishing policy...


Concerns Over Potential Northern Long-Eared Bat Listing Sparks Sportsmen Involvement

The Northern Long-Eared Bat (NLEB), which sportsmen and women throughout many areas of the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and Midwest U.S. share the woods with, may prove a challenge for natural resource managers in the very near future... 


National Park Service Soliciting Public Comments on Biscayne Bay

The National Park Service (NPS) is soliciting public input once more before finalizing a General Management Plan involving the future accessibility for recreational anglers and boaters in Biscayne National Park...  




Oregon House Committee Holds Hearing on Sportsmen's Issues

On Tuesday, September 16, the Oregon House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee held a hearing to discuss numerous topics of interest to sportsmen, including lead ammunition, predator management, hatcheries, forest health, and increases to hunting and fishing license fees...



The Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation (CSF) partnered with American Legacy Firearms to create a special-edition firearm to celebrate CSF's 25th Anniversary.  This unique Ithaca Featherlight 20-gauge is engraved with images of hunting and angling and features 24kt gold plating..


CSF Celebrates 25th Anniversary at Annual Banquet & Auction

On September 10, 65 members of the Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus (CSC), and hundreds of representatives of the sportsmen's community were welcomed in downtown Washington, D.C. for the Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation's (CSF) 25th Annual Banquet & Auction...

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