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A Note From W. Laird Hamberlin, CEO Safari Club International

March 25, 2020

I wanted to reach out personally to say that your SCI family is thinking of you as we all navigate the uncharted waters brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.  As a member of SCI, you are our backbone and we rely on you to carry out our shared mission – to promote and protect our…

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Court Sides With SCI In Dismissing Legal Challenge To LA Black Bear Delisting

February 18, 2020
black bear

“Washington, DC –  -( A U.S. federal district court in Washington, D.C. has dismissed a case challenging the removal of the Louisiana black bear from the federal threatened and endangered species list. Plaintiffs sued the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) over the 2016 delisting, and Safari Club International (SCI) successfully intervened to defend the USFWS’s…

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Washington: “Gun-Free Zone” Bill on Senate Floor

January 15, 2020
gun free zone sign on brick wall

“On January 13th, the Washington Senate pulled Senate Bill 5434 from the Senate Rules Committee back to the floor, where it can receive a vote at any time. SB 5434 was retained as a carry-over bill from 2019 that would expand “gun-free zones.” “ Read the original article here!

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They Want Our Guns

January 9, 2020

Download the PDF below to read the entire bill. We must get the word out!

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Summer 2019

June 11, 2019
Girls walking along a dirt path alongside homes

“Spring is an exciting time of year for hunters and fishers. The fishing part is obvious, but not quite so much for hunters. Of course we can be out chasing spring black bear and turkeys but, to me at least, the exciting part of spring is the planning and application process for hunts that occur…

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Winter 2018

December 11, 2018
Trudging through snowy forest

“The hardest part of writing newsletters, for me, is where to start. Once started, everything seems to flow more easily. We have had a lot taking place since the last newsletter, including the (mostly) successful second Pronghorn transplant from Nevada to Washington, our annual banquet, another hunting season and the SCI Convention. And, to complete…

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Summer 2018

June 11, 2018
Mountain landscape and lake

“It is difficult to believe that the year is almost half gone already. There are only a few weeks left until we start seeing the first fall colors in the Sumac leaves and the first of the early hunts begin. A week ago I finished applications for all of my special hunt permits here in…

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Summer 2017

August 25, 2017
Summer 2017 mountain water

“It is August 15th as I write this. It seems we have survived the record-breaking heat wave and it is finally giving way to more reasonable temperatures. We’re only six days away from a rare total solar eclipse and 5 weeks from the first day of fall. I drove over Chinook Pass between 1:00 and…

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Annual Membership Meeting and Fun Shoot

June 20, 2022

July 30, 2022Sun Valley Shooting Park1452 Suntargets Road, Moxee, WA…

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May 16, 2022
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Northwest SCI Fundraiser

January 28, 2022
in the middle of a forest looking up at tall trees
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Columbia Basin Chapter – Dinner & Auction

January 11, 2022
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2021 Annual Banquet – Gold Sponsors

November 2, 2021

As the annual banquet and fundraiser for Safari Club International…

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2021 Annual Summer Membership Meeting

June 11, 2021
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Saturday, June 26th1:30pm – 3:30pm The Range1701 Garretson Lane, Yakima…

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Live Video Measuring Seminar

December 1, 2019
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Official Measuring Seminar – Live Video ConferenceHosted by Kansas City…

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