San Diego County Wildlife Federation

Membership Qualification

Applicants who would qualify for membership are organizations or clubs whose primary purpose(s) is approved by SDCWF. No clubs, organizations or people whose goals are not in accordance with SDCWF's beliefs and/or which have an anti-hunting bias will be accepted for membership.

Application for Membership

Each applicant applying for membership shall apply on a form as approved by the Federation Board of Directors, which shall provide that the applicant agrees to abide by the Articles, Constitution and By-laws of the SDCWF. The application shall state the name, address and occupation of the applicant, and it shall carry the endorsement of two SDCWF members. A copy of the applicant's by-laws and a letter appointing a Delegate and Alternate Delegate to represent that group must be included. Said letter must provide that the Delegates have the authority to vote in behalf of the applicant organization. Click here to download a copy of the SDCWF application form.

All applications are to be filed with the Secretary and each application is to be read at the first meeting of the Board of Directors after its receipt. At the following Board of Directors meeting with a quorum present, the application will be voted upon and affirmative votes of a majority (51%) of the Board of Directors at that meeting shall be required in order to approve the applicant. All Members shall be on the Board of Directors.

Current SDCWF Member Organizations & Contacts

Alabama Street Athletic Club

Jeff Derbes


California Rifle & Pistol Association

Gary Brennan



California Waterfowl Association
Steve Turigliatto


Ducks Unlimited

Escondido Fish & Game Association
Laurie Bresnahan


German Shorthair Pointer Club
Don Barthel


Lemon Grove Rod & Gun Club 
Mike McIntyre


Kevin Martinez



North American Versatile Hunting Dog Association
Bob Smith


Palomar Sportsmen's Club
David Lindquist


Project 2000 Range (San Diego Fish & Game Association)


Quail Forever, San Diego Chapter

QFSD - Facebook
Jack Bransford

Safari Club International, San Diego Chapter

Susan Bowers


San Diego Sporting Dog Club

Ed Marr




San Diego Retriever & Field Trial Club

Russ Stewart




San Diego Sport Dog Trackers

Sally Nesbitt



San Diego Junior Pheasant Hunt

Virginia Duncan



South Bay Rod & Gun Club
Ron Welch

The Sportfishing Conservancy
Tom Raftican - 805-895-3000
April Wakeman - 714-686-6548