With in-person hearings canceled in all 72 counties, sportsmen will be voting online only.
Deer hunters listened in remotely and may now submit online comments regarding CDAC recommendations.
Solid science-based discussions needed in both arenas to avoid hyperbole.
Wisconsin waters are open and people may fish if they have a license and abide by normal season regulations. In addition, all regulations apply for hunting and trapping.
Blogger also wonders if the DNR might consider opening up deer season a little earlier this year.
Conservation Congress and Wisconsin DNR decided to cancel in-person portion of spring hearing meetings scheduled April 13 due to coronavirus pandemic, but sportsmen may submit local rule resolutions through April 6.
Participating in outdoor activities almost guarantees ‘social distancing’
Green Bay native attended UW-Stevens Point and comes to NRB from Vernon County’s Kickapoo Valley Reserve.
Cole has served in that post since December 2018.
And isn’t there something gun deer hunting can take from sturgeon spearing to at least attempt to hold interest, anticipation, camaraderie, excitement, and traditions?
NRB would add 10 days to gun deer season, shorten the early crossbow season and strike the December antlerless deer season.
Natural Resources Board members looking for shorter crossbow season, adding 10 days to gun season, statewide deer baiting ban and more.
More state duck hunters now looking at open-water hunting on Green Bay and Lake Michigan.
State now in position to make some sensible changes to deer hunting regulations.
Studies show that bullet fragments move through a dispatched animal carcass well beyond the wound channel.
Even if there wasn’t turkey on the tables for the very first autumn celebration, what we have come to know as Thanksgiving, we certainly eat breasts and drumsticks aplenty now. We should not forget there is another goings-on during Thanksgiving week, too – the nine-day gun deer season.
Should Wisconsin encourage more out-of-state hunters to travel here for deer?
Senate rejection of DATCP secretary nominee Brad Pfaff may have DNR secretary designee Cole thinking twice.
Getting farther from the parking areas and hunting weekdays often the keys to success on hard-hunted public areas.
One river technique that will work from now until the spring run.
Wisconsin DNR crossbow hunting report finds no sociological or biological reasons not to continue with season
Wisconsin’s Natural Resources Board members still concerned about high crossbow buck harvest success rates.
Wisconsin sportsmen have long accepted their role of participating in fish and wildlife management; those efforts need to continue in the future.
Wisconsin DNR is planning on releasing about 2,000 pheasants on eight state hunting grounds just before Christmas.
He cites possible conflict of interest in his role as executive director of Wisconsin Green Fire.
Decision now moves to full Wisconsin Senate.
Wisconsin DNR puts preseason deer herd estimate at 1.8 to 1.9 million animals.