Chester has worked full time as a wildlife journalist since he was 19 years old.
He is the owner of Higher Calling Wildlife Media which encompasses the Higher Calling blog, Higher Calling podcast, The Wildlife Journalist blog, and the Chester Moore Patreon experience.
He has earned multiple accolades for his conservation work from the Texas Outdoor Writer’s Association.
He won the “Advocatus Magni” award from the National Wild Turkey Federation in 2020, the “Mossy Oak Outdoors Legacy Award” for his work with kids and wildlife in 2017, was named “Conservationist of the Year” by the Texas Soil and Conservation District in 2010 and was named a “Hero of Conservation” by Field & Stream magazine.
He is Editor-In-Chief of Texas Fish & Game and contributes to Sports Afield, Deer & Deer Hunting, Tide, The Lakecaster, and many other publications.
He has published more than 3,000 conservation-centric articles to raise awareness of conservation issues in publications around the world and actively supports numerous conservation projects worldwide.
He is a member of The Wild Sheep Foundation, Houston Safari Club Foundation, Coastal Conservation Association, Ducks Unlimited, National Wild Turkey Federation, The Rocky Mountain Goat Alliance, Texas Bighorn Society, and The Rocky Mountain Bighorn Society.