Resources/Affiliates

 

Welcome to our resource page where you can find all those little extras that support your vastly growing sport. You will find links to some excellent publications and sites that will provide you some great information and reading.

Good Hunting!!!

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Forms
www.fws.gov/forms/display.cfm?number1=200

Safari Bwana
www.safaribwana.com

CITES – Convention of International Trade in Endangered Species
www.cites.org

Endangered Species Act of 1973 / Overview
www.fws.gov/endangered/laws-policies/index.html

CITES In The United States
www.fws.gov/international/cites/

US FWS Information for Importers & Exporters
www.fws.gov/le/ImpExp/Info_Importers_Exporters.htm

For U.S. Hunters – Importing Personal Sport-Hunted Trophies from Africa
www.fws.gov/le/pdf/ImportingPersonalSporthuntedTrophiesAfrica.pdf

CITES Document Requirements – Guidance for U.S. Importers & Exporters
www.fws.gov/le/pdf/CITESDocumentRequirements11142007.pdf

Importing your Bontebok Sport-Hunted Trophy
nctc.fws.gov/resources/knowledge-resources/IA_Pubs/bonebok_trophy03.pdf

Final Rule of U.S. CITES Regulations – Federal Register, published 8/23/2007
www.fws.gov/policy/library/2007/07-3960.pdf
Revised regulations that made many important changes to CITES regulations, including, but not limited to, permit validations, definition of a “hunting trophy” and made up articles.

Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA-APHIS)
www.aphis.usda.gov
The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service is a multi-faceted Agency with a broad mission area that includes protecting and promoting U.S. agricultural health, regulating genetically engineered organisms, administering the Animal Welfare Act and carrying out wildlife damage management activities.  These efforts support the overall mission of USDA, which is to protect and promote food, agriculture, natural resources and related issues.

Customs and Border Protection
www.cbp.gov
The single unified border agency of the United States.  CBP’s mission is vitally important to the protection of America and the American people.

Licenses and Certifications for Coppersmith Inc.
www.coppersmith.com/CSSite/cspublic.nsf/Licenses-Certs?OpenPage
Licenses and Certifications for Coppersmith Inc.

USDA Animal Product Manual
www.aphis.usda.gov/import_export/plants/manuals/ports/downloads/apm.pdf
Provides the background, procedures, and regulatory actions to enforce the regulations governing the import and export of animals, animal products, and animal by-products.

U.S. Department of Agriculture
www.usda.gov
Enhance the quality of life for the American people by supporting production of agriculture.

U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
www.fws.gov
The Service’s mission is to work with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife and plants and their habitats for the benefit of the American people.

Vet Services – USDA Approved Establishment Search
vsapps.aphis.usda.gov/vsps/public/AESearch.do?method=unspecified
Search by name of state for USDA Approved Establishments.

Import of Sport-Hunted Trophies subject to Quotas, Tagging & Marking
www.fws.gov/le/publicbulletin/PB022412_Sport-HuntedTrophy.pdf