Now through January 1st, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is seeking nominations for 5 positions on the Sporting Heritage Council. Established in 2011, the 12-member council advises the governor on issues regarding fishing, hunting, and trapping in the state.
The group mainly focuses on recruitment, retention and reactivation (R3) of anglers, hunters and trappers, as well as increasing access to resources and outdoor opportunities. The council consists of 12 appointees in total, including the Department of Natural Resources Secretary or a designee, one member appointed by the governor, two members of the Assembly, two members of the Senate, one member appointed by the Wisconsin Conservation Congress executive committee and five members appointed by the Natural Resources Board.
Applicants must be nominated by a sporting organization. The nomination form and more information can be found on the DNR website here.
A Lodi native, Blaze attended the University of Wisconsin, Green Bay where he graduated with a degree in theatre technology & design. He has traveled extensively throughout the United States and the world–including a 6-year stint in China. He has been a teacher, a writer, a designer, and is the founder of the Redleaf Consulting Group.