Elk Foundation honors Forbeses.

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The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (RMEF) honored David and Carman Forbes, co-owners of Hunter's Specialties, as Conservationists of the Year during their 25th annual convention.

The Forbeses donated more than $250,000 to the Elk Foundation through their sponsorships of the annual Volunteer Appreciation Night at Elk Camp, as well as being involved in a variety of other events. In 2008, Hunter's Specialties began paying royalties to the RMEF on 37 different elk calls, accessories and hunting DVDs.

"Supporting conservation and hunting is simply the right thing to do. Without industry support...

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