The Peter Hathaway Capstick Hunting Heritage Award Committee has opened nominations until August 25.

Each year the Capstick Award honors and recognizes an individual or organization whose achievements reveal a sustained and significant contribution to the conservation of wildlife and habitat.

The Capstick Award honors the memory of a great man whose writings captured the essence of his love of the hunt and his respect for and understanding of wildlife and wild lands.

If you know of an individual or organization that is worthy of this award, please submit your nominations for the Peter Hathaway Capstick Hunting Heritage Award by August 25.

Award criteria include active involvement in education, hunting, conservation organizations, humanitarian causes, research, permanent endowments, and charitable giving.

Find more information about the award on the DSC website by clicking here.

Please include as much background on your nominee as you deem appropriate. Email nominations to karrie@biggame.org.