Richard K. “Dick” Peddicord, Ph. D.
The National Rifle Association invited Dr. Peddicord to speak on environmental management of ranges at its semi-annual Range Development and Operations Conferences from 1998 until it suspended these conferences in 2020. He was invited by the World Forum on the Future of Sport Shooting Activities to be a speaker and participant at its 2004 World Symposium on Lead in Ammunition held in Rome, and its 2007 Workshop on Shooting Ranges: Lead Reclamation, Sound Attenuation, Backstop Construction held in Palermo.
Dr. Peddicord was an invited participant and Chair of the Environmental Session at the 1998 National Skeet Shooting Association (NSSA) Workshop on Target Shooting in the 21st Century.
Publications and Presentations
Dr. Peddicord is the author of nine national and international scientific publications and presentations on various aspects of environmental assessment and management at outdoor shooting ranges.