Weekly Update: Kodiak Brown Bear Project

In 2012, SCI Foundation partnered with the Kodiak Brown Bear Trust (KBBT) to assist with research and management for brown bears on Sitkalidak Island in the western Gulf of Alaska. The study’s results pointed to a robust and growing bear population.  However, researchers wanted to learn more information about the island’s bear population. Ten adult …

Weekly Update: The First Wood Bison Calves Are Here!

The first wild-born calves were spotted during an Alaska Department of Fish and Game aerial survey. This marks the first time in 100 years that a bison calf was born in the Alaskan wild. This exciting milestone is part of a 20 year wood bison reintroduction project that sought to reestablish a wood bison population …

Wood Bison Management Plan

SCI Foundation is thrilled to announce that we are only one month away from reintroducing wood bison into the Alaska wild. We finally have the opportunity to witness the culmination of our conservation efforts spread over a decade of time. We’ve surmounted hurdles with the Endangered Species Act, Environmental Impact Statements for the release sites, …

Don’t Miss SCI Foundation’s Holiday Auction!!

This holiday season SCI Foundation will be auctioning off two hunting opportunities with proceeds going toward conservation efforts. The auction will be held online from December 18th through January 4th. A description of the items are below. Alaska Range Caribou Tag (Bid Here!) SCI Foundation is partnering with the Alaska Department of Fish and Game …

Weekly Update: Kodiak Brown Bear Trust Yearly Report

In 2012, SCI Foundation partnered with the Kodiak Brown Bear Trust (KBBT) to assist with research and conservation management on Sitkalidak Island in the western Gulf of Alaska. The study estimated bear populations on the island and learned survival and reproduction of the bears. The KBBT recently provided an update on their findings over the …

Weekly Update: Hunter Legacy Fund and SCI Foundation Fund Wood Bison Reintroduction

SCI Foundation recently received a $95,000 grant from its Hunter Legacy Fund (HLF) to help reintroduce wood bison into the Innoko National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska. The reintroduction of wood bison has been a long-term goal for many stakeholders in Alaska, Safari Club International and SCI Foundation. After six years of maintaining a herd of …

Online Governor’s Permit Auction to Benefit Conservation in Alaska!

Click here http://FirstForWildlife.wordpress.com to learn more about the Safari Club International Foundation     Washington, D.C. – Safari Club International Foundation (SCI Foundation) is hosting for the first time ever, an online auction to sell two highly prized Alaska Governor’s Permits. The first Alaska Governor’s Permit is an opportunity to hunt a Kenai Mountains Caribou …

Conservation Auction

For the first time EVER, Safari Club International Foundation (SCI Foundation) will be hosting an online auction to sell highly prized Alaska Governor’s Permits! There are two big game tags available. The first tag is an opportunity to hunt a Kenai Mountains Caribou (Barren Ground). The second Alaska tag is for the chance to hunt a …