Sportsmen appreciate face-to-face interactions with DNR personnel.
It’s spread across six hunting and trapping zones for a Feb. 22-28 season.
Award for 2020 recognizes ‘spirit of the sport’ that began 20 years ago.
What can they do next?
Hunter Nation claims DNR broke State Act 169 by not setting season.
The pandemic brought them here, but will they continue buying iicenses and gear once the pandemic fades?
State conservation groups asking hunters/trappers to ask legislators to support wolf season now.
Hunters frustrated with late gun deer openers and associated reductions in deer movement may opt for rut-hunting during bow/crossbow seasons.
Southeastern Wisconsin lakes have ice, but anglers must use caution when trying to access fishing areas on foot.
Arrange photos to show respect for animals, regulations and hunting safety.
Lake Michigan harbor and pier fishermen poised to begin catching near-shore trout and salmon.
Hunters still encouraged to work out venison transfers on their own, or to develop their own local network.
DNR has big game and small game forecasts available online and in booklet form.
DNR will have to make funding request to Gov. Tony Evers.
ATV/UTV insurance might be a consideration as more and more roads are opened as trails.
Pulling sticktights, burdocks, beggar’s lice or sandbur plants before they go to seed.
Wisconsin DNR cutting printing cost of hunting regs pamphlet in half with new booklet to debut late August.
Some of the data input, analysis delayed by COVID-19.
With the passing of the Great American Outdoors Act, the Land and Water Conservation Fund will now see $900 million a year from off-shore oil and gas drilling; maintenance backlog on public lands to see $9.5 billion over five years.
COVID-19 pandemic impacting DNR’s ability to raise pheasants this year.
Burnett, Douglas, Bayfield and Sawyer counties to return to original county recommendations.
NRB strikes holiday hunt in two counties, reduces antlerless deer quotas in 11 northern counties.
Wisconsin bass anglers find steady action during that tricky spawn/post-spawn period.
COVID-19 restrictions pointing more people toward the outdoors for the first time.
Take the time to explain outdoor pursuits to voting adults when opportunities arise.
Instead returns to 10 permits, as in each of the previous two seasons.