First For Wildlife

Promoting conservation, outdoor education, and humanitarian programs worldwide.

Issue of the Week: The Reclassification of White-tailed Deer

In recent months, a controversial debate on whether or not to list captive white-tailed deer as “livestock” has sparked discussion among the hunting community in the United States.  Traditionally, Departments … Continue reading

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SCI Foundation Gives Back

Through SCI Foundation’s countless humanitarian programs, SCI chapters and individual members demonstrate the highest levels of philanthropy by directly reaching out to people in need throughout the world. Our programs … Continue reading

July 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 29, 2014   Standing Committee Discussions Roll into This Year’s African Wildlife Consultative Forum Washington, D.C. – SCI Foundation recently returned from the 65th … Continue reading

July 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Upholds Suspension on Elephant Imports

On July 23, 2014, the US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) chose to uphold their ruling and continued the suspension on elephant imports from Zimbabwe. The authorization of imports requires … Continue reading

July 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

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

July 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

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

July 17, 2014 · Leave a comment

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

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