The state saw a slight decrease in deer permit sales last year, but that is blamed on changes in regulations that allow fewer non-resident archery permits. continue reading ›
After the World Shooting and Recreation Complex in Sparta was closed last September due to the state budget crisis, many feared the Amateur Trapshooting Association would move the Grand American out of Illinois. But an agreement between ATA and DNR means the event will kick of next week. continue reading ›
Big trout, a deep Western canyon, and a surly serpent highlight a morning of flyfishing on a classic coldwater fishery. continue reading ›
Representatives from the presidential campaigns of Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump took questions about guns, public lands, and other natural resource issues last week at the Hilton Fort Collins hotel. continue reading ›
It’s the perfect hunt on the perfect spring morning. The gobbler responds off the roost, and he’s coming. Your setup is ideal. continue reading ›
Springfield — The future of 13 Conservation Police Officer recruits trained to join an under-manned DNR Office of Law Enforcement last summer remains uncertain amidst political arm wrestling, budget talk failures and ongoing state layoff threats. What is known is… continue reading ›
There really isn’t a compelling reason to overspend on a shotgun, but you do get what you pay for continue reading ›
Upon learning that a wolf survey, courtesy of Illinois Natural History Survey and DNR was being circulated, I thought, "great, just what we all need... continue reading ›
Annual convention showcases new items in firearm industry continue reading ›
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