State Leadership Day and Awards Banquet

On Saturday, November 18th, the California State Chapter of the NWTF conducted its annual Leadership Day and State Awards Banquet in Placerville, CA.  The location was chosen based off of the venue’s proximity to the Cleveland-Icehouse Forest Health Project, where NWTF staff could illustrate to its volunteer leaders how they are helping to Save the Habitat in California.…

Redding Chapter Annual Youth Spring Turkey Hunt

From the Northern Firearms Instruction Website:

NFI/NWTF Spring Youth Turkey Hunt 2018! Youth ages 12-15 Years Old. Draw Date: 1-4-18

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Welcome to the Northern Firearms Instruction (NFI) Community Event Page.  Listed here are the events we are involved in and the pages to register for them. 

CDFW Expands Land Pass Program – Hunters and Anglers Exempt

CDFW Expands Land Pass Program in 2017-18

By Julie Horenstein and Peter Tira, California Department of Fish and Wildlife

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) is expanding its Lands Pass Program to 41 wildlife areas and ecological reserves this fall and winter and will soon require a CDFW lands pass of all visitors 16 or older.…

Nelson Slough Youth and Women’s Pheasant Hunt

The California State Chapter of the NWTF, the Butte County Strutting Rio’s, and the Sutter County Fish and Game Commission all came together to sponsor this last weekend’s apprentice pheasant hunt hosted by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife.  The hunt took place on the Nelson Slough Unit of the Feather River Wildlife Area, and was able to support around 35 hunters – several of which were on their very first hunt!…

California Upland Game Bird Advisory Committee

Every year California hunters pay their $9.46 on top of their annual license fee to the California Department of Fish and Wildlife to hunt upland game birds throughout the state.  So where does this money go?  Who says where it is spent? …

California Legislature Outdoor Sporting Caucus

Did you know that in California, we have have a bipartisan congregation of state lawmakers that are formed specifically to try and promote California’s shooting and hunting rights as well as the states wildlife and fisheries?  Well we do!  It’s called the California Legislature Outdoor Sporting Caucus, and each year they hold a shoot at the Cordova Shooting Center in Rancho Cordova.  …

NWTF Dollars At Work: Hollenbeck Canyon Wildlife Area

In 2001 the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) Acquired a 6,100 acre parcel in the Jamul Valley that is now known as the Hollenbeck Canyon Wildlife Area.  This property is nestled in between Otay Mountain and the Jamul Mountains in San Diego County, and has become popular for upland game bird hunters.…