Cumberland, Md. (AP) – A proposal to reintroduce elk in western Maryland is running into opposition in Garrett County. Garrett County Commission Chairman Gregan Crawford said county officials were not included in preliminary talks about the idea which originated with a special interest group. Crawford told The Cumberland Times-News the county sent a letter last …
December 9, 2011
Helena, Mont. (AP) – The Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Commission has approved a plan by the city of Helena to trap or kill up to 200 deer between Jan. 20 and March 31. Helena’s Urban Deer Management Plan aims to reduce the density of deer within city limits to 25 per square mile. The
First let’s chat about bobbers. A bobber is great because it allows us to immediately check the mood of the fish. The size of your bobber, which is a strike indicator and depth setter, is big factor. Generally speaking, I see ice anglers using too big of a bobber. Fish will feel that drag resistance.
Yankton, S.D. (AP) – South Dakota wildlife officials are considering a bobcat hunting season east of the Missouri River. A bobcat season is held west of the Missouri but it is illegal to possess the animal east of the river, even if it was killed by a car or some other means. Yankton County Conservation
GUNNISON, Colo. — Colorado Parks and Wildlife collected 11 million eggs from kokanee salmon running out of Blue Mesa Reservoir this fall, a record harvest which ensures that it and 26 other reservoirs which rely on stocking will receive an ample supply of salmon fry next spring. This fall’s record eclipsed the previous mark of
FORT COLLINS, Colo. – The Colorado Parks and Wildlife Commission unanimously approved the addition of three new State Natural Areas to the Colorado Natural Areas Program during its monthly meeting on Thursday Dec. 8 in Fort Collins. Since 1977, the Colorado Natural Areas Program has worked with interested landowners and volunteers to conserve the ecosystems,
PIERRE, S.D. – Registration is open for the 15th Annual Mickelson Trail Trek, and bicyclists can sign up online at www.mickelsontrail.com. South Dakota Department of Game, Fish and Parks officials encourage bicyclists to register early to ensure spots in the Trek, which will be held Sept. 14-16, 2012. The annual supported ride highlights the George