Coloradans For Responsible Wildlife Management

North American Model of Wildlife Conservation

The North American Model of Wildlife Conservation is the world’s most successful system of policies and laws to restore and safeguard fish and wildlife and their habitats through sound science and active management.


Wildlife resources are conserved
and held in trust for all citizens. 

Commerce in dead wildlife is eliminated.

Wildlife is allocated according to democratic rule of law.

Wildlife may only be killed for a legitimate, non-frivolous purpose.

Wildlife is an international resource.

Every person has an equal opportunity under the law to participate in hunting and fishing.

Scientific management is the proper
means for wildlife conservation.