Who We Are

Hunting is an ancient tradition passed down from the earliest times of man to the present day. Hunters participate directly in the natural world and care enough to make sure that it continues in all of its awesome beauty and diversity.

Safari Club International is a U.S.-based organization of more than 50,000 hunters dedicated to protecting the right to hunt and to promote wildlife conservation worldwide. Between SCI and its sister organization, the SCI Foundation, we have put more than $70 Million on the ground for conservation since 2000. In the U.S. and abroad, hunters are part of a system that keeps the rivers, forests and fields intact and maintains the wildlife.

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Inside-Hunting is a new member benefit that brings the best of hunting to you. Look to Inside-Hunting for news on travel, interesting hunts, unique outfitters and much more.

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CHAPTER SPOTLIGHT

Music City Chapter - Jim Hall Hunt For Warriors

As many members and chapters know, deer numbers in the southeast and Midwest can skyrocket if unchecked by hunting.  The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) contacted the local Music City Chapter to assist them in a special management of deer in the Fall Creek area near Spencer, Tennessee where deer numbers were negatively impacting the area.The hunt that Music City Chapter sponsored became known as the Jim Hall Hunt for Warriors, named and dedicated to the long-time caretaker of this area.

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SCI RESPONDS TO UK PARLIAMENT PROPOSAL TO BAN TROPHY IMPORTS

09/30/2019

Safari Club International has learned of an effort to fast-track an importation ban on many, if not all hunting trophies into the UK. The move was announced by the Minister for International Wildlife Zac Goldsmith. Under the new policy,…

CECIL Act Passes House Natural Resources Committee

09/18/2019

H.R.2245 “Conserving Ecosystems by Ceasing the Importation of Large Animal Trophies Act” (CECIL Act) passed the House Natural Resources Committee today on a straight party-line vote, 19-16.  The CECIL Act now sits in waiting for a vote in the U.S.…

U.S. Fish And Wildlife Service Announces Expansion Of Hunting Opportunities

08/29/2019

U.S. Fish And Wildlife Service Announces Expansion Of Hunting Opportunities   The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) has announced its final decision regarding new or expanded hunting opportunities on dozens of national wildlife refuges and…

SCI Announces New Hunter Advocacy Center

08/21/2019

Safari Club International, the leader in the defense of wildlife management, conservation and hunting access on public land, is excited to announce the SCI Hunter Advocacy Action Center, a new service to engage hunters in the ongoing effort to…

Huge Victory Keeps Hunters’ Identities Confidential

08/15/2019

On August 15th, a D.C. federal district court agreed with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and SCI that Humane Society International (HSI) was not entitled to information about the identity of hunters who imported and exported trophies to and from…

World Prepares For Conference On International Trade In Endangered Species

08/13/2019

The 18th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (COP) of CITES will meet in Geneva from August 17 – 28, 2019. “CITES works by subjecting international trade in specimens of selected species to certain controls. All import, export, re-export and…

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SCI maintains two blogs. Hunt Forever chronicles the exciting worldwide hunts SCI members take and covers subjects of importance to all hunters. First For Hunters chronicles SCI’s work to defeat anti hunting attacks. 

Chapter Spotlight

Danny’s Last Safari

04/20/2020 Hunt Forever

I met Danny Williamson on Facebook about a year and a half ago. He was one of the first to accept my friend request. We liked each other’s posts and it was clear from the beginning that we both had a passion for the outdoors, hunting and…

Guns & Hunting

Silence is Golden

04/17/2020 Hunt Forever

The use of suppressors on hunting rifles is growing by leaps and bounds.  Here’s why you should seriously consider their use. Using the available terrain, South African professional hunter Andrew Renton and I carefully stalked closer to a…

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Venator Cardrona Provides Veteran With Stag Of His Dreams

04/16/2020 Hunt Forever

I was contacted by Safari Club International Foundation and informed that a Mr. McGinnis had bid on a hunt in New Zealand and won and was looking for a veteran to donate it to.  I consider myself extremely lucky that that veteran was me.…

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Pathfinder Award Application Deadline Sept. 13

04/15/2020 Hunt Forever

This prestigious award is given out annually during the evening banquet at SCI’s Annual Hunters’ Convention to a Pathfinder Applicant who is faced with challenges in his or her life that cause this person to find new ways to live and be engaged in…

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Hornady Manufacturing Remains Committed To Production

04/14/2020 Hunt Forever

Hornady Manufacturing Company released a video from President Steve Hornady and Vice President Jason Hornady in reaction to the overwhelming demand for ammunition due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In the video address, Steve Hornady points out…

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AWLS SUMMER 2020 SESSIONS CLOSING DUE TO COVID-19

04/13/2020 Hunt Forever

Due to the COVID-19 virus pandemic and concerns about our participants safety, the decision has been made by SCIF to close AWLS for the summer of 2020. This cancellation includes work week, chapter leadership training and all educator sessions.  As…

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SCI Members Share Their Hunter Pride!

Once again SCI members are sharing their successful hunts from all over the globe. The data they provide in their Record Book entries helps compile one of the largest databases of information on sustainable species in the world.

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SCI Hunt Auctions Sneak Peek

The 2020 SCI Convention is on the horizon and excitement is mounting for the return to Reno, NV. Auction donations are already starting to roll in and they are bigger and better than ever!

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SCI Members Show Their Hunter Pride

SCI Members are currently hunting all over the world, and they love to share their successes through their entries in the SCI Record Book.

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SCI Corporate Sponsors

For sponsorship opportunities, please contact Lauren Hill, Business Development Manager.

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