CSF's mission is to work with Congress, governors, and state legislatures to protect and advance hunting, angling, recreational shooting and trapping.
This report includes 2016 data on hunter, angler, and target shooter participation and expenditures and well as information on the American System of Conservation Funding.Read More
Read CSF's 2021 Q1 Outdoor Heritage ReportRead More
Blog by Joe Mullin, Assistant Manager, Northeastern States and States Program AssistantRead More
Friday, June 4, 2021 (WASHINGTON, D.C.)—This Sunday, the Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation (CSF) will make its debut in NASCAR at Sonoma…
Highlights Last week, the House Natural Resources Committee held a hearing on the Modernizing Access to Our Public Land (MAPLand)…
Highlights Last week, the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee passed the INVEST in America Act (H.R. 3684), which included…
With decades of combined public policy and political experience, no organization has access to so many elected officials and does more to advance sportsmen's issues in the political arena than the Congressional Sportsmen's Foundation (CSF).
The state profiles are designed to be a comprehensive source of information on pro-sportsmen elected officials in each state as well as news and policy updates of concern to sportsmen and women.
Your opinion counts
Studies conducted at both the state and federal level have found that the number of hunters and trappers have been on a generally declining trend over the past several decades. To increase recruitment, retention, and reactivation (R3) of hunters and trappers, which initiative do you think would have the greatest impact?Vote Here
- Increase the number of states with discounted license tailored to specific groups. (1.14%)
- Increase access to public lands. (19.32%)
- Provide more information for new participants. (4.55%)
- Provide hands on opportunities to improve skills and knowledge. (17.05%)
- Engage youth through hunter and conservation programs in schools. (55.68%)
- I feel we have enough sportsmen and women and do not believe R3 programs are necessary. (2.27%)
We work hard to educate elected officials about issues important to you, but we can't do it alone. Find out how you can get involved and support CSF.Read More