Why and how trophy hunting can be beneficial.

Swiss Section of Safari Club International

The SCI Foundation has dedicated in recent years more than 300 million US$ for wildlife conservation, education, hunting promotion and the fight against poaching. Its parent company, SCI was established in the United States in 1973 and is today the world's largest wildlife and hunter organization. HEVLETIA SCI is the direct emanation for Switzerland.

The SCI is not based on emotions, but on scientifically proven facts, to emphasize the importance of legal and sustainable hunting in the management and conservation of wildlife.

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Nature is under pressure, but not from hunting

Article posted by FACE in Nature Conservation. Fact-checking the EU's State of Nature report.
Hunting is increasingly being referred to as a high-pressure driving species’ loss and habitat deterioration. This assumption stems from the latest EU State of Nature report where data are presented in a misleading manner, and infographics include headlines and pictures of...

Published on 23 February 2021

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SCI Helvetia Chapter - La chasse aux trophées est-elle un outil de conservation?
La chasse aux trophées

Lorsque des critères stricts sont respectés, la chasse aux trophées a tout son rôle dans la conservation de la biodiversité.

Published on 29 September 2020
SCI Helvetia Chapter - Lutte naturelle contre l'envahisseur des Alpes: l'aulne vert - Projet caprin
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Lutte naturelle contre l'envahisseur des Alpes: L'aulne vert

Les pâturages délaissés favorisent l’embroussaillement, le phénomène a des effets sévères sur l’environnement et le paysage.

Published on 3 August 2020
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Safari n.
(Late 19th century, word Kiswahili, from Arabic safara, to travel)
An expedition to observe or hunt animals in their natural habitat, especially in East Africa.