The Wildlife and Hunting Heritage Conservation Council is an official advisory group established under the Federal Advisory Committee Act that advises the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture on wildlife and habitat conservation, and recreational hunting issues.
The Council is also responsible to help implement the Recreational Hunting and Wildlife Conservation Plan - A Ten Year Year Plan for Implementation.
For additional information, download the Council Charter (PDF).
The Council consists of 18 discretionary members appointed by the Secretary of the Interior and the Secretary of Agriculture.
An additional seven ex officio members of the Council represent the Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies and the following six Federal agencies:
See a complete list of current Council members.
The current fiscal year began in October 2016 and ends in September 2017.
October 26-27, 2017 Meeting - D.C.
Fiscal Year 2016
Fiscal Year 2015
Fiscal Year 2014
Fiscal Year 2013
Fiscal Year 2012
Fiscal Year 2011
Joshua Winchell, Designated Federal Officer and Coordinator
Wildlife and Hunting Heritage Conservation Council
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service