First For Wildlife

Promoting conservation, outdoor education, and humanitarian programs worldwide.

Issue of the Week: Are Protected Lands Protecting Biodiversity?

While national parks seem like a relatively new idea to modern society, civilizations have designated parcels of land for hunting, gathering and preservation of resources since the dawn of mankind. … Continue reading

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Weekly Update: A Glimpse in to the Studio

As SCI Foundation’s Artist of the Year Cynthie Fisher finishes the final touches on this year’s painting, we asked for a sneak peek into her studio to follow her finishing … Continue reading

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Estimating Wildlife Population Numbers

Recent estimates put the population of white-tailed deer between 26-28 million in the United States.  The worldwide polar bear population is between 20,000 – 25,000 animals and the wild tiger … Continue reading

July 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Weekly Update: News from Geneva

  On July 7, 2014 the 65th Standing Committee for the Convention on International Trade of Endangered Species (CITES) began. The Standing Committee provides policy guidance to the Secretariat concerning … Continue reading

July 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Issue of the Week: Legal and Illegal Trade In Cheetahs

The conservation impacts of legal and illegal cheetah trade is again up for discussion at the 65th Standing Committee Meeting of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered and Threatened … Continue reading

July 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Weekly Update: SCI Foundation Supports Outdoor Education

SCI Foundation supports multiple education programs that reach tens of thousands of youth and educators each year. Through these programs, sportsmen and women, avid in their passion of the outdoors, pass … Continue reading

July 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Issue of the Week: Designating a National Mammal?

With most of the primary elections completed for this cycle, another election is on the horizon… for the United States’ national mammal. A grassroots organization is lobbying for the bison … Continue reading

July 1, 2014 · Leave a comment
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