Yes, Hunters Should Serve on Trump's Wildlife Council

Trump wildlife protection board defends trophy hunting

The outrage over the IWCC's pro-hunting members is misplaced thanks to anti-hunters and preservationists.

There has been a lot of misinformation surrounding the selection of hunters to serve on the Department of Interior's…

The Council was created with the following goals in mind: to increase "public awareness domestically regarding the conservation, wildlife law enforcement, and economic benefits that result from U.S. citizens traveling to foreign nations to engage in hunting." Moreover, members of the IWCC will advise Interior Secretary Zinke "on the benefits international hunting has on foreign wildlife and habitat conservation, anti-poaching and illegal wildlife trafficking programs, and other ways in which international hunting benefits human populations in these areas." More goals are listed here.

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