Madison, Wis. – April 24, 2008 – Pheasants Forever (PF) and The Big Wild, America’s Premier Outdoor Radio Show, announce a seven-minute segmenten titled “In the Wild with Pheasants Forever” as a new feature on The Big Wild outdoor radio program. The segment, which will feature hunting tips, seasonal activities and conservation issues, is the official outdoor radio production of Pheasants Forever. “In the Wild with Pheasants Forever” will begin airing on Saturday, May 3rd.
The Big Wild is just that, Big and Wild – a show where you can get your weekly outdoor “fix” with timely information, recipes and rustic entertainment. The Big Wild can be heard on 18 stations weekly in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Nebraska, Michigan and Illinois. Pheasants Forever’s Anthony Hauck will join The Big Wild hosts “Big Red” and “Gundy” as the co-host for “In the Wild with Pheasants Forever.”
“Pheasants Forever brings an expertise and understanding of conservation issues that will push The Big Wild to new heights.” said Dan Gunderson, The Big Wild co-host and Executive Producer better known as “Gundy.” “The credibility of Pheasants Forever is unmatched and we’re just plain excited to have them as our partner.”
“Many shows try, but what makes The Big Wild successful is it continues to be informative and entertaining while always trying new things,” said Anthony Hauck, PF’s Public Relations Specialist, “Pheasants Forever is honored to join The Big Wild team and grateful for the opportunity to talk about the issues, whether big or small, serious or not-so-serious, that
affect our outdoor lifestyle.”
The Big Wild is recorded in Wisconsin where ten of the show’s eighteen affiliates are located. Wisconsin is the next destination for PF’s National Pheasant Fest, which will be coming to Exhibition Hall at the Alliant Energy Center in Madison on February 6, 7 & 8, 2009. It will mark the first time Wisconsin hosts the national conservation organization’s main event.
To find out more information about The Big Wild, including the affiliate stations and air times, log onto www.thebigwild.com . If your local radio station doesn’t carry the program, call the Program Director or Station Manager and ask them to begin airing The Big Wild.
Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever are non-profit conservation organizations dedicated to the protection and enhancement of pheasant, quail, and other wildlife populations in North America through habitat improvement, land management, public awareness, and education. PF/QF hasmore than 125,000 members in 700 local chapters across the continent.
For additional information about Pheasants Forever, please visit www.PheasantsForever.org .