Union Apprentices Helping Restore America’s Fisheries, Expand Fishing Opportunities

Spring Hill, Tenn. — Participants in labor union apprenticeship programs are volunteering their time and talents to improve America’s fisheries and expand opportunities for recreational anglers. Apprentices pursuing careers in a variety of skilled trades are a potent source of volunteer labor in fisheries conservation, public access and outreach projects organized by the nonprofit Union... Read More


Minnesota’s Wildlife Habitat, Hunting Heritage Get $212,000 Boost

MISSOULA, Mont. — The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and its partners awarded Minnesota $212,975 in grant funding to enhance wildlife habitat and support various hunting heritage and outdoors-related projects. RMEF directly granted $62,175 and leveraged an additional $150,800 in partner dollars. “A portion of this funding directly targeted 500 acres in northern Minnesota to improve... Read More


Streamlight Launches Sidewinder Boot

EAGLEVILLE, PA, February 25, 2020 – Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, introduced the Sidewinder Boot®, a compact, hands-free right angle military light that features a red slide-in-place filter. The versatile light, which offers up to 90 hours of run time, is engineered to be the new standard in lighting for boot... Read More


2020 POMA Pinnacle Awards Open

It’s time again to revisit your content from the past year and enter your best work in the POMA Pinnacle Awards, in partnership with Mossy Oak. Content that was published between November 1, 2018 and October 31, 2019 is eligible for entry. Pull together your best articles, books, broadcasts, photos, etc., and get them ready... Read More


NSSF Announces New +ONE Movement Industry Promotional Tools

NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that it has expanded its library of +ONESM Movement promotional resources. Launched in 2019, the +ONE Movement is a nationwide initiative that encourages hunters and target shooters to introduce someone new to firearms and the... Read More


Davenport Guns & Shooting Club Earns NSSF Four-Star Rating

NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation® (NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that it has awarded Davenport Guns & Shooting Club a Four-Star rating for range excellence. Located in the heart of Davenport, Iowa, Davenport Guns & Shooting Club sports a temperature-controlled, 12-lane, 50-foot indoor range open... Read More


Registration Opens for 15th Annual Conference

Registration is open for the must-attend event of the summer – POMA’s 15th Annual Business Conference – #POMA2020. This year we’ll meet in Franklin, Tennessee from June 16 – 18, 2020. Don’t miss the chance to help us send off our Executive Director, Kevin Orthman, as he embarks on new adventures – and help us... Read More



Reliable Commercial Test for CWD Prions Exists

Ramsey, MN-  A commercially available test that can be used to analyze deer urine for the presence of CWD prions before its distribution to the public has been in use by Wildlife Research Center® and Tink’s® for a year, and most of the major scent companies are also adopting this technology in 2020.  Real Time... Read More


Streamlight Upgrades Lumens of Popular TLR Models

EAGLEVILLE, PA, February 20, 2020 – Streamlight® Inc., a leading provider of high-performance lighting and weapon light/laser sighting devices, announced it has improved the output of four of its TLR® high lumen (HL) gun-mounted lights, including the TLR-1 HL®; the TLR-2 HL®; the TLR-2 HL® G, and the TLR-1 HPL®. Each model now delivers 1,000 lumens of... Read More