In support of our mission, the RMEF is committed to: conserving, restoring and enhancing natural habitats; promoting the sound management of wild elk, which may be hunted or otherwise enjoyed; restoring elk to their native ranges; and educating members and the public about habitat conservation and our hunting heritage.
Acres Protected and EnhancedMore than 7.4 million acres
Number of Acres Opened and/or Secured for Public Access for Hunting and Other Outdoor RecreationMore than 1.2 million acres opened and/or secured
Number of Permanent Land Protection, Habitat Stewardship, Elk Restoration, Conservation Education and Hunting Heritage ProjectsMore than 11,818 projects
Areas Where We've Restored Long-Absent Elk PopulationsKentucky – Eastern coalfieldsMissouri – Peck Ranch Conservation AreaNorth Carolina – Great Smoky Mountains National Park Ontario – Various locations Tennessee – Cumberland Plateau Virginia – Buchanan CountyWest Virginia – Tomblin Wildlife Management AreaWisconsin – Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest
Number of MembersMore than 234,000
Number of Chapters More than 500 in the United States
Number of VolunteersMore than 12,000
Membership includes the following benefits:
* Year subscription to Bugle (six issues)* Decal and personalized membership card* Invitations to local events* Discounted products and services* Exclusive content in the members-only section of www.rmef.org
To enter all you need to do is enter your email address.
Nine (9) winners will be selected at random on Tuesday April 9th, 2019 and a followup blog post in regards to the winners will go live no later than Wednesday April 10th, 2019.