This Week on HSCF’s “Hunting Matters” Radio Show and Podcast: Tim Richards, Director of Government Affairs for Wildlife Forever, Talks Deepwater Horizon, Texas Oster Restoration, Alaska Hunting & More

Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF) and Hunting Matters welcome Tim Richards, Director of Government Affairs for Wildlife Forever.

Tim Richardson is a public affairs, media and fundraising consultant based in Washington, DC. Tim has been Director of Government Affairs for Wildlife Forever since 1995. Prior to that, he worked for US Senator Lloyd Bentsen of Texas in Washington and was a political journalist in Austin during the 1980s. Tim is a rural Michigan native who moved to to Texas in 1979.

After a decade in Texas journalism and two years on Capitol Hill, Richardson became the only private consultant in the country to work on the Exxon Valdez and Deepwater Horizon restoration for grant seekers. Clients in Alaska and Texas have received more than $500 million in oil spill funds for projects involving public and private stakeholders, partners and natural resource agencies. In addition to oil spill restoration, Tim has worked on countless state and federal government issues for over thirty years.

About Hunting Affairs
Tune in to “Hunting Matters” with Houston Safari Club Foundation Executive Director Joe Betar as he engages in conversations with guests, from diverse backgrounds, who are passionate about hunting and conservation. Great discussions, news, hunting law updates and more! “Hunting Matters” airs every Saturday, 6 am to 7 am CDT on KPRC AM 950: Real Texas, Real Talk, a Houston iHeartMedia station and Houston’s Oldest Radio Station. “Hunting Matters” is also available via podcast on Apple/iTunes, iHeartMedia, Google, Overcast, PodBean, and Spreaker. Subscribe, listen, rate and comment. Hunting Matters has received a 2022 Gold AVA Digital Award, a 2022 NYX/Marcom Silver Award, and a 2022 MARCOM Gold Award.

About the Houston Safari Club Foundation
The Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to preserve the sport of hunting through education, conservation, and the promotion of our hunting heritage. HSCF has awarded 646 scholarships totaling $2.92 million. HSCF conducts youth outdoor education programs, vocational training, hunter education, and field experiences throughout the year. HSCF has provided more than $4 million in grants for wildlife, habitat, and various hunter-funded conservation initiatives. HSCF is an independent organization, is not affiliated with Safari Club International (SCI) or its affiliates and is not a chapter or affiliate of any other organization. Visit our website at or call 713.623.8844 for more information. HSCF. We hunt. We give.