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Action Alert: Oppose Oklahoma’s CWD Genetic “Improvement” Act

Apr 5, 2024 Catherine Appling-Pooler

We are facing a critical threat to Oklahoma’s wild deer population with the introduction of House Bill 3462 (HB 3462).Set to be heard in the Senate Tourism and Wildlife committee on Monday, April 8th,  this…

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Protecting Vermont’s Wildlife: Oppose Senate Bill 258

Mar 29, 2024 Catherine Appling-Pooler

Vermont’s Senate Bill 258 has sparked considerable controversy and concern among conservationists and wildlife enthusiasts across the state. This bill, which seeks to restructure the Commission for the Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department, threatens to…

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Action Alert: Urgent Call to Action for Wisconsin Deer Hunters

Mar 28, 2024 Catherine Appling-Pooler

We are facing a critical threat to our deer herds with the introduction of Senate Bill 30 (SB 30), and it’s crucial that we take action to protect the health of our deer population and…

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Action Alert: Protect Kansas’ Wildlife by Opposing SB 347

Mar 25, 2024 NDA Staff

Kansas is facing a critical threat to its natural resources and wildlife with the introduction of Senate Bill 347. This bill, proposed and advocated by hunting lodges, guides, and large landowners catering to non-resident hunters,…

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Urgent Action Needed: Oppose Senate Bill 3 to Protect Kentucky’s Wildlife

Mar 19, 2024 Catherine Appling-Pooler

Kentucky’s natural beauty and wildlife are cherished assets that must be safeguarded for future generations to enjoy. However, Senate Bill 3 has passed the Senate with a vote of 20-16 and is now heading to…

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Action Alert: Oppose Maryland Senate Bill 983 to Protect Hunting Traditions

Mar 13, 2024 Catherine Appling-Pooler

We are currently confronted with a significant challenge to our hunting practices due to the introduction of Maryland Senate Bill 983 (SB 983). This bill seeks to gradually discontinue the use of lead and lead-based…

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Action Alert:  Oppose Allowing Hunting Over Bait in Tennessee (HB 1618)

Feb 20, 2024 NDA Staff

Tennessee House Bill 1618 would legalize hunting over bait on private land. Currently, the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) prohibits the use of bait as an aid for taking wildlife. The regulation reads:   No person…

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Action Alert:  Oppose Raid on Nebraska Game Fund Diversion to the State’s General Fund (LB 1413)

Feb 19, 2024 NDA Staff

Nebraska Legislative Bill 1413 would divert $7 million from the State’s Game Fund to the General Fund and put additional federal dollars for wildlife conservation at risk. It would also transfer $2.5 million from the…

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Action Alert:  Oppose Uncontrolled Killing of Deer and Other Wildlife Without a Depredation Permit in South Carolina (H 5041)

Feb 14, 2024 NDA Staff

South Carolina House Bill 5041 (H 5041) would permit a landowner or lessee to take a deer, wild boar, and other crop-consuming wild animals on agricultural use land that the operator owns or leases without…

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Action Alert:  Oppose Transferable Landowner Appreciation Deer Permits in Kansas (HB 2672)

Feb 6, 2024 NDA Staff

Kansas House Bill 2672 (HB 2672) would establish transferable landowner appreciation permits for the hunting of white-tailed deer and allow one landowner appreciation permit for every 80 acres of land owned, up to 10 permits,…

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