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Pheasants Forever Incorporated

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Pheasants Forever Incorporated is a water or wetland protection organization based in St Paul, MN that was founded in 1982. As of 2018 they had $76 million in revenue and $46 million in assets.

Pheasants Forever is dedicated to the conservation of pheasants, quail and other wildlife through habitat improvements, public awareness, education and land management policies and programs.

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Pheasants Forever.

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Program areas at Pheasants Forever Incorporated

Wildlife Habitat Initiatives: During the 2018 fiscal year, Pheasants Forever, Inc. completed more than 11,000 habitat projects impacting 195,000 acres and made 29,613 landowner contacts impacting another 1,009,000 acres. Since its inception in 1982, Pheasants Forever has spent $770 million and completed 542,000 habitat projects. These projects include land acquisitions, shelterbelts, wetlands, food plots, nesting cover, tree planting, maintenance and include the purchase of habitat equipment. Following are current year end historical highlights of the various projects completed by Pheasants Forever: Land Acquisitions-Land acquired by, or with the help of, Pheasants Forever is generally donated to state and federal wildlife agencies for public wildlife management areas. During the year, Pheasants Forever spent $23.4 million to help purchase 6,768 acres of land, including conservation easements Since inception, Pheasants Forever has helped purchase, and put into public domain, more than 192,000 acres of land at a cost of $205 million. Shelterbelts- A ...

Field Operations: Pheasants Forever's wildlife biologists provide support, information, hands-on education to the public, and work on implementation of wildlife habitat development and restoration. PF's biologists also assist members and chapter volunteers to improve wildlife habitat in the most efficient and effective way.

Public Awareness, Education and Outreach: The education and outreach component of Pheasants Forever provides year-round youth programs that offer a pathway of activities that cultivate and grow land stewards and hunting conservationists of all ages. The focus is on hunter recruitment, retention, and reactivation. This initiative is carried on in part through the No Child Left Indoors(R) Initiative and other outreach activities. The organization's publications, The Pheasants Forever Journal of Upland Conservation (published four times a year) and The Quail Forever Journal of Quail Conservation (published four times a year) and the joint Upland Hunting SUPER issue (published once for both PF and QF audiences) are distributed to members along with a variety of printed and electronic communications disseminated to educators, chapter leaders, and other stakeholders. These periodicals contain information pertaining to the need for wildlife habitat development and restoration, the benefits of water and soil conservation, current issues and ...

Form 990s for Pheasants Forever Incorporated

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-06Jun 19, 2019990View PDF
2017-06Apr 10, 2018990View PDF
2016-06Aug 16, 2017990View PDF
2015-06Jul 26, 2016990View PDF
2014-06May 14, 2015990View PDF
...and four more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Pheasants Forever Incorporated

Total grants, contributions, etc.$55,950,537
Program services$7,433,241
Investment income and dividends$80,225
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$229,594
Net rental income$101,427
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,315,582
Net income from fundraising events$4,087,204
Net income from gaming activities$3,268,285
Net income from sales of inventory$1,548,262
Miscellaneous revenues$1,068,641
Total revenues$76,082,998

Vendors for Pheasants Forever Incorporated

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
Boyum and Barenscheer PLLPAudit accounting2019-12-17
█████████ ████████Software2018-10-26
███████ ████ ████Excavation Services$211,4062018-06-01
████████ ███Printing Services$1,083,0402018-06-01
████ ████████Printing and Graphics Services$465,8112018-06-01
███ ██ ███It Consulting Services$303,9402018-06-01
██████ ██████ █████ ███Native Grass Seed Planting Services$284,8752018-06-01
██████████ █████████ █████Insurance agent or broker$5,4922016-12-31
...and one more vendors

Personnel at Pheasants Forever Incorporated

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Howard K. VincentPresident and Chief Executive Officer$317,990May 31, 2020
James KoerberChief Financial Officer$198,775Jan. 23, 2020
███████ █████Vice President of Field Operations$160,107June 30, 2018
██████ ██ ██████Vice President of Marketing$127,531June 30, 2018
█████ █ ██████Vice President of Governmental Affairs$196,598June 30, 2018
█████ ███Vice President Development$151,279June 30, 2018
██████ █████Vice President Education and Outreach$131,008June 30, 2017
███████ ███████Director of Finance$111,223June 30, 2018
███ ██████Director-May 31, 2020
█████ █████████Secretary$0May 31, 2020
...and six more key personnel

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