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Reminder: Deadline to submit Arizona Outdoor Hall of Fame nominations is April 29

Posted April 13, 2022

PHOENIX — Wildlife conservation and outdoor recreation enthusiasts are reminded that the deadline to submit nominations for inductees into the Wildlife for Tomorrow Foundation’s Arizona Outdoor Hall of Fame is April 29, 2022.

The Outdoor Hall of Fame annually recognizes individuals and organizations that have made significant and lasting contributions toward Arizona’s wildlife, the welfare of its natural resources, and the state’s outdoor heritage.

To submit a nomination:
Visit and choose either the “Online Nomination Form” option or the “Download Nomination Form” option. If you choose to download the nomination form, please complete and scan it along with all supplemental materials and return by email to Rebecca Bouquot at, or complete and return it by mail along with all supplemental materials to:

Wildlife For Tomorrow Foundation
c/o Arizona Game and Fish Department
Attn: Rebecca Bouquot, Outdoor Hall of Fame Nominations
5000 W. Carefree Highway
Phoenix, AZ 85086

For questions or further information about nominations, call (602) 501-4788. ​​​​​​​

This year’s inductees are scheduled to be honored Aug. 20, 2022, at the annual Outdoor Hall of Fame Banquet held at the Hilton Phoenix Resort at the Peak, 7677 N. 16th Street, Phoenix. Banquet tickets will be available to purchase online soon.

Past Outdoor Hall of Fame inductees have been individuals with backgrounds in wildlife volunteerism, corporate leadership, politics, wildlife and the media, including Ben Avery, Barry Goldwater, Morris Udall, John McCain, Bill Quimby, Tom Woods and Steve Hirsch, as well as groups and organizations such as Adobe Mountain Wildlife Center Volunteers, Arizona Antelope Foundation, Rio Salado Sportsman’s Club, Arizona Deer Association, National Wild Turkey Federation, Safari Club International, Audubon Arizona, Arizona Public Service, Salt River Project and others (see list of past inductees here, scroll down to the bottom).

Wildlife for Tomorrow was created in 1990 to enhance the management, protection and enjoyment of Arizona’s fish and wildlife resources. As the official 501(c)(3) partner of the Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD), WFT works to provide funds to advance key programs and initiatives beyond AZGFD’s self-funding capacity. For more information, visit

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