BEAVER DAM AREA The crappies were biting like mad last week on Beaver Dam Lake and Fox Lake. Most of the action is coming from shore on small minnows and waxies. Walleyes also are being caught on Beaver Dam, more toward evening on jigs and minnows. Phil & Sons Tackle, (920) 885-6766. EAGLE RIVER AREA …
November 16, 2006
By Joe Albert Staff Writer St. Paul — Not all deer hunting parties are reaping the rewards of a population estimated at 1.3 million animals, but hunters as a whole have had a good season so far. As of Tuesday morning, the firearms deer kill totaled about 190,000 – up by about 10,000 deer from
Staff Report Madison — The final 2006 black bear kill is still being tallied, but one thing is clear already – Wisconsin hunters shot a lot of bears, and that has DNR bear biologists looking closely at harvest quotas for 2007. While the 2006 bear kill is going to exceed the harvest quota, DNR black
Dec. 11: Deer Creek WU Chapter Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Deer Creek Sport & Conservation Club. For more info call Mike Spors, 877-820-4178. Feb. 22, 2007: The Green Bay Area Great Lakes Sport Fishermen’s Club Banquet, 5 p.m., Stadium View, Green Bay. For more info call Bernie Erickson, 920-497-9006. Feb. 23-24, 2007: Minnesota SCI Banquet, Fri.
By Bill Parker Correspondent Roscommon, Mich. — Biologists and hunters have speculated for years about what impact managed hunting has on the American woodcock population. With the continental population in a slow but steady decline of about 1.9 percent per year since 1968, the question has even more relevance today than it did 30 years