First ice is approaching fast. Much of the ice belt awaits walkable ice, though some northern lakes have capped over with enough hard water to venture out.
Author was ready to surrender, then his buddy called, convincing him to give it one more try. And it paid off.
Your best asset during the rut, or at any part of the hunting season, is time in the woods.
Deer harvest numbers about the same as last year.
State fisheries managers recently ended a trout stocking program in Lake Superior because hatchery-raised fish are no longer necessary to increase the population.
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Could be the last weekend to see the last of the peak fall colors in many areas.
The state Department of Environmental Conservation this week released a draft recovery plan to restore self-sustaining populations. The plan was last updated 12 years ago.
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — Officials say the invasive sea lamprey is gaining ground in Lake Superior and Lake Erie, while its numbers remain at near-historic lows in the other Great Lakes. Sea lampreys are eel-like parasites that attack fish such…
Call me a “gametime decision” every day in October and into November, with a lot of factors coming into play.
All things considered, it's shaping up to be a potentially good year for bear hunters.
Less sexy than spring migration, the autumn departure of raptors, waterfowl, and songbirds offers a lengthy birding season plus gorgeous pre-winter weather.
The invasive pest was found within a few miles of the Canadian border and may represent an expansion of Canadian infestations into New York.
Hunting numbers drop, as well as hunting expenditures, but related expenditures and hunting-related expenses see increases.
Populations of endangered species reportedly improving.
Procrastination can be costly, and each year around this time many aspiring hunters find themselves on the waiting list to get their hunter education courses completed. Most want to get it under their belts by deer season, but they’re also missing out on the small-game seasons that are crucial training ground for young hunters.
For more success when ice appears this fall, test your sonar, GPS, and other ice fishing gadgets now – during the off season.
The proposed ban is one of numerous measures intended to prevent the spread of chronic wasting disease.
It hasn't come easy, and the process will require continued human intervention to make sure the salmon that hatch in Vermont's Winooski River or New York's Boquet River can make it to the lake and then return when it's their time to reproduce.
Put a little thought into it by working the colors of the spectrum and going from one extreme to the other, working back and forth between light and dark until you connect on the color the fish want.
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