There are definitely times when fish demand an increase in vibration and flash. But just the opposite can be the attractor, so bring an assortment of colors.
There’s been a hot bite but when you finally hit the ice, the weather changes and the action tanks. Pay attention to tiny details, and you’ll salvage your trip by tricking a few fish into biting.
An elk or mule deer hunt in the Rocky Mountains or High Plains can take years of planning, so start now.
Bowhunters wrapped up the 2018-19 season Sunday with a total harvest of 61,360 deer
One fact of note from the report: Minnesota hunters shot more than a quarter of their entire deer harvest on opening day of their primary firearms season.
A preliminary total of 80,896 deer were taken by hunters during the seven-day Illinois firearms season compared to 80,117 in 2017.
The Corps' new plan is similar to a draft from August 2017, but the estimated price tag has jumped from $275 million to nearly $778 million.
Hunters in Illinois harvested a preliminary total of 58,836, up from 51,450 in 2017.
The worst year for the disease in Illinois was 2012, when 2,968 cases were reported from 87 counties. In 2013, the IDNR received reports of 1,224 cases from 64 counties. EHD was virtually absent in 2014 and at low levels in 2015, 2016, and 2017.
Harvest at 13,068 deer. At the same point in 2017, the harvest stood at 10,912.
More than 5,000 hunters/trappers applied for bobcat permits, and 1,000 permits will be issued.
Archery harvest at 7,352 deer through Oct. 14. The number was 7,069 for the same period in 2017.
The founder of Tim Grounds Championship Calls, he won calling World Championships in 1988, 1992 and 1994.
With water temps dropping, crappies are munching on minnows. Use your electronics to locate schools of suspended slabs, then find what triggers bites.
North country lakes will begin experiencing turnover in coming weeks, but you still can enjoy quality fall angling before, during, and after this annual period.
Warmer and wetter climate in the Midwest could lead to the displacement of some cold water fish species in southern Lake Michigan and trigger die-offs in smaller inland lakes, according to a new report.
55 EHD-reported cases from 17 counties so far in 2018.
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