Wisconsin DNR is planning on releasing about 2,000 pheasants on eight state hunting grounds just before Christmas.
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Finding fall birds when the weather is anything but average demands a new and improved hunting strategy.
Spend some time on the range before the season.
Reports across the state speak of more sightings of white-tailed deer.
The state leads the country in Lyme disease cases.
Chronic wasting disease is an untreatable and fatal brain and nervous system disease found in deer, elk, and moose and it’s of grave concern for biologists around the country. Fortunately, there have been no cases discovered in New York since 2005. However, that’s not the case with 24 other states, including Pennsylvania, where CWD has been discovered in both captive and free-ranging deer in several southcentral counties. Following the…
This year I know of at least 10 new hunters who will be experiencing their first deer hunts come November. Likely more. They are part of the Field to Fork program, which in New York is a collaborative effort between the Quality Deer Management Association and Cornell Cooperative Extension office. QDMA began developing the program a few years ago, modeling it…
The art of coaching a miss could determine whether a new hunter continues with the sport or tries something entirely different.
Chasing timberdoodles offers a great way to save face in the ruffed grouse woods.
Wisconsin DNR puts preseason deer herd estimate at 1.8 to 1.9 million animals.
Chronic wasting disease is an untreatable and fatal brain and nervous system disease found in deer, elk, and moose, and it’s of grave concern to biologists around the country. Fortunately, there have been no cases discovered in New York since 2005. However, that’s not the case with 24 other states, including Pennsylvania, where CWD has been discovered in both captive and free-ranging deer in several southcentral counties. Following…
Agency’s plans to halt spread should be noted by anyone with interest in deer and elk in Pennsylvania.
Trapping of mice at a rented cabin small consolation for lack of elk sightings.
Statewide archery deer season opens Oct. 5 in Pennsylvania.
Gruesome “fibromas” caused by a papilloma virus common across deer range.
Bowhunt in Ohio begins on Saturday, Sept. 28.
Water, water everywhere during autumn 2019 demands precision and thorough searching for locating productive duck hunting spots.
And keep in mind, it’s not a one-time, one-outing detail. Studies have shown it can be a two- or three-year process before the youth or adult is ready to go it alone.
Fruits, nuts and other nourishment wild creatures depend upon seem abundant.
The state duck stamp has been the same cost since 1997, while inflation and higher costs of gasoline and equipment to “build” habitat eat away at its effectiveness.
Early bear season is getting under way in parts of New York. This includes a season that runs from Sept. 7-22 in parts of Regions 3 and 4 in southeastern New York, as well as the traditional early season in Regions 5 and 6 that begins on Sept.14 and continues on into the early muzzleloading and regular big game season…
CWD management may require more in-person deer registration, so just bring it back full bore.
A goose hunter does what it takes to retrieve a bird during Michigan’s early goose season.
The author uses his “sport utility rifle” for deer hunting, but he thinks they’re an obvious choice for coyotes, feral pigs, and other hunting scenarios.
It soothes. It heals. It revitalizes. Instantly.
Tips that may put a few more September geese in your bag.