The exam consists of three parts; a written theory with a maximum possible score of 100 point, actually measuring 10 species and an oral examination by a panel of 2 instructors on measuring of trophies. The theory section as done via oral exam to accommodate dyslectic students.
The newly updated Rowland Ward Measuring Handbook has clarified and streamlined instructions for measuring all species, especially deer.
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by Dr. Simukonda, Director of Zambia's National Parks and Wildlife As the director of the Department of National Parks and Wildlife under the Ministry of Tourism and Arts for the Republic of Zambia, I oversee the management of our wildlife resources and help ensure that our ecosystems and beautiful species are effectively conserved. In Zambia … Continue reading Proposed Connecticut State Law will Damage Zambia’s Conservation Efforts
The state of Connecticut is currently considering legislation, SB 5104, that would ban the import and possession of parts from certain species of legally hunted African game animals. In response, Maxi Louis, Chairperson of the Community Leaders Network (CLN), an organization representing millions of rural people in nine countries in southern Africa, has written an … Continue reading Rural Africans Speak Out Against Proposed Legislation in Connecticut
Here's where to see some of the largest elephant tusks on record.
Re-measuring heads that were originally recorded many years ago reveals that the Rowland Ward system is, and was, exceptionally accurate.
No one knows who shot this incredible bighorn, or where it is today.