Partners in Conservation: Bass Pro Shops & National Wild Turkey Federation

Mother turkey in a field with her poults

A match made in conservation heaven. Bass Pro Shops and the National Wild Turkey Federation have influenced wildlife conservation and our hunting heritage like no other over the past four decades. Thanks to Bass Pro Shops founder and CEO John Morris, the NWTF's Save the Habitat. Save the Hunt. 10-year initiative has been a resounding success. This plan will Bass Pro Shops & Cabela's logoenhance or conserve more than 4 million acres of wildlife habitat, recruit more than 1.5 million new or lapsed hunters and open access to more than 500,000 acres for hunting by the end of 2022.

Morris and Bass Pro Shops have provided more than $6 million to the NWTF for conservation and hunting heritage efforts across the country.

Becky Humphries NWTF CEO
Becky Humphries NWTF CEO

“Thanks to Johnny Morris, Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s for continuing their unending support of conservation work across the country,” NWTF CEO Becky Humphries said. “Bass Pro Shops’ culture of promoting habitat and wildlife conservation is something that all outdoor companies can aspire to emulate.”

Bass Pro Shop’s’ commitment to connecting new audiences to the outdoors, conserving wildlife and habitat and advocating for sportsmen’s rights aligns with the NWTF’s mission to conserve the wild turkey and preserve our hunting heritage. In recent years, Bass Pro Shops/Cabela’s and the NWTF have partnered to:

  • Improve wildlife habitat in a 13-state region in the Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, South and Southeast thanks to a Cabela’s Outdoor Fund Grant
  • Name the Tracker Off Road vehicle as the official ATV of the NWTF
  • Build the Palmetto Shooting Complex in Edgefield, South Carolina, that has provided shooting sports opportunities to thousands of youths and new shooters
  • Create Roundup Months at Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s, a program that has generation hundreds of thousands of dollars for wildlife conservation work
  • Offer a $25 Bass Pro Shops promotional gift card for new and renewed NWTF members

JAKES (Juniors Acquiring Knowledge, Ethics and Sportsmanship) programBass Pro Shops investments in the NWTF’s youth program, JAKES (Juniors Acquiring Knowledge, Ethics and Sportsmanship), began 30 years ago and led to other critical outreach Women in the Outdoors programprograms like Women in the Outdoors and Wheelin’ Sportsmen. Today, the NWTF’s outreach efforts have expanded to new audiences and opportunities through R3 (hunter recruitment, retention and reactivation) programs.Wheelin' Sportsmen, NWTF's outreach program

The NWTF has a proven track record of leveraging funding at a minimum 5-to-1 match ratio, and with the support of Bass Pro and Cabela’s, this partnership will continue to address critical wild turkey conservation needs that also benefit wildlife habitat, forest health and water conservation to meet the challenges that lie ahead.



I finally found great post here.I will get back here. I just added your blog to my bookmark sites. thanks.Quality posts is the crucial to invite the visitors to visit the web page, that's what this web page is providing. Zwembaden

I will really appreciate the writer's choice for choosing this excellent article appropriate to my matter.Here is deep description about the article matter which helped me more. Zwembad aanleggen

Very useful post. This is my first time i visit here. I found so many interesting stuff in your blog especially its discussion. Really its great article. Keep it up. Zwembaden Utrecht

Glad to chat your blog, I seem to be forward to more reliable articles and I think we all wish to thank so many good articles, blog to share with us. Zwembad plaatsen

Two full thumbs up for this magneficent article of yours. I've really enjoyed reading this article today and I think this might be one of the best article that I've read yet. Please, keep this work going on in the same quality. Zwembaden Zeeland

Took me time to read all the comments, but I really enjoyed the article. It proved to be Very helpful to me and I am sure to all the commenters here! It’s always nice when you can not only be informed, but also entertained! Buitenzwembad

I have read your excellent post. This is a great job. I have enjoyed reading your post first time. I want to say thanks for this post. Thank you... Zonnepanelen

Two full thumbs up for this magneficent article of yours. I've really enjoyed reading this article today and I think this might be one of the best article that I've read yet. Please, keep this work going on in the same quality. Zonnepanelen kopen

I would like to thank you for the efforts you have made in writing this article. I am hoping the same best work from you in the future as well. In fact your creative writing abilities has inspired me to start my own Blog Engine blog now. Really the blogging is spreading its wings rapidly. Your write up is a fine example of it. Zwembad aanleggen

I think this is a standout amongst the most critical data for me. What"s more, i"m happy perusing your article. Be that as it may, ought to comment on some broad things Polyproyleen zwembad