More than a third of those refuges are on lands in the Great Lakes region.
The 18-plus-pound walleye, caught in the St. Lawrence River, shattered the old mark by more than 1-1/2 pounds.
When the morning sit doesn’t pan out and you have room to roam, scale down the gear and give mobile hunting a try. It’s a great way to find birds and get a little exercise to boot.
While there is some good news, biologists still do not have a firm estimate of the Lake Champlain sturgeon population, and a recovery plan released in 2016 estimated it could be half a century or longer before the population reaches the level where they could be fished.
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Pinpoints a period in late summer in the temperate zone of North America when the climate is projected to be significantly different from the historical norm. That change in climate could affect insect and plant communities, which in turn would threaten food resources for migratory birds during the crucial stage when they’re bulking up to fuel their autumn migration journey.
So far, so good this season, but learning to adapt to conditions can make or break your fishing trip.
While turkey numbers are clearly driven primarily by production in the spring and Mother Nature, there are other factors playing into the decline.
Four Minnesotans also named honorable mention; Great Lakes region has strong presence.
Pare down your selection for this spring hunting season to maximize your gobbler conversations.
I at least hope for a calm day with no wind, even if the air is cold, so as to drift over the deep holes with a number of lure presentations.
In making the announcement, Zinke, presents a ceremonial check to the Wisconsin DNR for nearly $35 million while visiting the Horicon Marsh State Wildlife Area.
Clever new apps pique interest in the out-of-doors via smartphones for kids and adults alike.
Boost your gobbler-hunting odds this spring by splurging on a quality fake wild turkey decoy.
Survey results, as well as data on deer impacts on forest regeneration, will be used to guide deer population management decisions. Previously, the DEC used citizen task forces to involve state residents in the process.
The heaviest bear reported to state officials was 550 pounds. It was killed in the town of Lexington in Greene County.
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