Commentary: Societal changes from COVID may affect game and fish management
Now more than ever, it seems prudent (and in the self-interest of hunters, anglers, trappers, and state natural resources agencies) to explain and market the benefits of consumptive use to the non-hunting public (perhaps with
Rainbow trout: A welcomed invasive to Pennsylvania
I was surprised to read an article recently that characterized the rainbow trout as an invasive species throughout much of the world. In my youth, local stocked streams received lots of both brook and rainbow trout.
Shad restoration efforts in the Susquehanna River continue
As part of an effort to restore American shad in New York, DEC Fisheries staff, in collaboration with the PA Fish and Boat Commission, recently stocked 322,000 American shad fry into the Susquehanna River in
Outdoor Insights: Minnesota’s natural resources are better thanks to the legendary Bud Grant
Over the years, I’ve had the opportunity to rub elbows with some amazing people. Perhaps topping the list was Harry Peter Grant Jr., who died last Saturday at the age of 95.
Minnesota Letters to the Editor: Cut the farm subsidies
Reader-submitted letters to the editor from the March 17, 2023 edition of Minnesota Outdoor News.
Steve Carney: Another gun rule that makes no sense
It looks like AR-15 pistol owners are once again staring at a decision by the ATF (federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives) that could affect all AR-style pistols that have a “stabilization brace”
Where are Minnesota’s 2023 fishing regs booklets?
Talk about a lost cause. On the last day of February, and for the first few days of March, I checked the Brainerd DNR complex, and other locations, for the 2023 Minnesota Fishing Regulations booklets.
Outdoor Observations: Game managers taking steps to improve turkey data from Michigan
There has been some concern in recent years that wild turkey numbers are declining in many parts of the country.
When a Michigan United Conservation Clubs proposal for an increase in the state’s spring turkey
Michigan Letters to the Editor: Bring back muzzleloader season in Zone 3
Reader-submitted letters to the editor from the March 17, 2023 edition of Michigan Outdoor News.