NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
Our mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
NSSF is the trade association for America's firearms industry.
It's mission: To promote, protect and preserve hunting and the shooting sports.
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Developing an Appreciation for Conservation Science (in Spite of Those Cute Bear Cubs)

There is no better way to appreciate conservation than seeing it in action in the field. Monitoring bears in Connecticut and elsewhere serves many purposes.



Hillary Clinton Wants to Eliminate Real American Jobs, Maybe Yours

Hillary Clinton has a list of industries she intends to wreck if elected president simply because she doesn’t like them.



NSSF Statement on White House ‘Smart Gun’ Initiative

Based on news reports and in anticipation of a federal report on so-called “smart gun” technology, the National Shooting Sports Foundation, as the trade association for the firearms industry, issues the following statement. While NSSF has yet to see the report, we would like to make our position clear on the issue.



Voters Do Not Support Lawsuits Against Firearms Manufacturers, Retailers for Gun Crime, Poll Finds

Seven of 10 American voters do not support allowing crime victims to sue firearm manufacturers and retailers, and instead back the defense that the PLCAA provides.



More Women are Buying Guns or “Who are You Going to Believe …”

After we finally stopped laughing at the headline and the prose that followed, we decided that a response was warranted to “The Myth of the Rise in Female Gun Ownership.”



Wildlife Needs Hunters and Shooters to Thrive

Yes, “We built that,” but the work is far from over. Here’s how you can do your part to secure our heritage and lifestyle for the next generation Healthy wildlife populations and habitat ARE NOT a product of nature. That’s a fairly bold and rather counter-intuitive statement, but in an era of threatened natural resources […]



NSSF Encourages State Wildlife Agencies to Attend Industry Summit

The National Shooting Sports Foundation is holding its annual Industry Summit June 6-8 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, at the Pittsburgh Marriot City Center.



The Customer-Centric Show

“No one ever goes to a retail store to see what’s old.” The same applies for trade shows. So this year the SHOT Show tried out a new idea — the Next Pavilion.