Best outdoor organization - not for profit

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  1. wpmisport

    wpmisport

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    What do you like?
    Could be local, state, US, or world organizations.
    Does not have to limited to just hunting and fishing but these are just fine.
    Amount/percentage of monies spent on their goal is always helpful information.
    What is the objectives?
    Thanks
     
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  2. CrawlerHarness

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    I am biased now that I live in Illinois and spend a lot of time in Wisconsin.

    But the Michigan DNR is doing a much better job than them. Perhaps there are other states around but I don't have any experience with them. Minnesota gets a huge negative due to only allowing 1 fishing pole per person. Illinois puts no money in fish hatcheries, and is failing on the asian carp. Wisconsin is suffering a collapse of their walleye fishery.

    And Michigan was the original state to unilaterally introduce salmon to the Great Lakes. Hard to forget that huge success even though it was 50 years ago.
     
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  3. Cpt.Chaos

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    I would say my club, the Lake St. Clair Walleye Association.
    A 501c3 org that has;

    Sent kids to MUCC summer camp every year since our founding in 1976, except 2020 due to CoVid19.
    Raised over 3 million walleye for the DNR for planting in area lakes.
    Held free kids fishing events in summer and winter (when safe ice was present)
    Donate to local charities such as the Capuchin Monks, Friends of the Detroit River, handicap fishing events, veterans events and supplying classrooms with Tracks magazines for kids are just a few of the things we have done over the years. In more recent years we have expanded our reach and have been able to do even more, if you’d ever like a more detailed run down of things we do and have done, shoot me a private message sometime.
     
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  4. Johnnydeerhunt

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    Backcountry hunters and anglers. They are more focused on issues out west, but they promote hunting and angling access across the US on public lands.
     
  5. Ranger Ray

    Ranger Ray Smells like, Victory! Premium Member

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    Sportsmen Alliance
     
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  6. Josh R

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    I've been following and supporting them for a few years, sure seem like a good group!

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  7. Far Beyond Driven

    Far Beyond Driven

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    Pheasants Forever does a lot of good work that benefits far more than just pheasants.
     
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    Your club keeps busy, nice to know.
     
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  9. PWood

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    I have to agree. A very dedicated organization.
     
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