New York Outdoor News

New York Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars – July 28, 2017

(Editor’s note: A criminal charge is merely an allegation that a defendant has committed a violation of the criminal law, and it is not evidence of guilt. All defendants are presumed innocent and entitled to a fair trial, during which it will be the state of New York’s burden to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.) ‘License for What?’ (Westchester…

Jim Shockey Day, festivities at B&B Archery in New York (video)

It was Jim Shockey Day at B&B Archery in Middletown (Orange County) on July 26, as one of TV’s most popular hunting personalities chatted with scores of sportsmen and women, signing autographs and trading stores during the daylong event that included a pig roast and numerous raffles and prize giveaways. Categories: Hunting, New York Videos Tags: B&B Archery, Jim Shockey, New…

New York Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars – July 14, 2017

(Editor’s note: A criminal charge is merely an allegation that a defendant has committed a violation of the criminal law, and it is not evidence of guilt. All defendants are presumed innocent and entitled to a fair trial, during which it will be the state of New York’s burden to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.) ‘License for What?’ (Westchester…

New York Outdoor News Calendar – July 14, 2017

Season Dates July 16: Oyster toadfish season opens Aug. 1: Hickory shad season opens Shows Aug. 11-13: Cattaraugus County Trappers Association Sportsman Show, Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat. 8-6, Sun. 8-3, Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds, Little Valley. For more info call Kevin 716-492-2783. Aug. 13: Midstate Arms Collectors Unadilla Gun Show & Flea Market, Unadilla Rod and Gun Club, Butternut, Road,…

New York Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars – June 30, 2017

(Editor’s note: A criminal charge is merely an allegation that a defendant has committed a violation of the criminal law, and it is not evidence of guilt. All defendants are presumed innocent and entitled to a fair trial, during which it will be the state of New York’s burden to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.) Grey seal at Smith’s…

New York Outdoor News Calendar – June 30, 2017

Season Dates July 16: Oyster toadfish season opens Shows Aug. 11-13: Cattaraugus County Trappers Assoc. Sportsman Show, Fri. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sat. 8-6, Sun. 8-3, Cattaraugus County Fairgrounds, Little Valley. For more info call Kevin 716-492-2783. Aug. 13: Midstate Arms Collectors Unadilla Gun Show & Flea Market, Unadilla Rod and Gun Club, Butternut, Road, Unadilla, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. For more…

New York Outdoor News Calendar – June 16, 2017

Season Dates June 16: Catch-and-release bass season closes June 16: Lake Erie trophy bass season closes June 17: Bass season opens (statewide, general regulations) June 17: Muskie season opens (Great Lakes and tributaries) June 25-26: New York Free Fishing Weekend (no license required) July 16: Oyster toadfish season opens Shows June 18: Niagara Frontier Gun Show, Alexander Firemen’s Rec Hall,…

New York Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars – June 16, 2017

(Editor’s note: A criminal charge is merely an allegation that a defendant has committed a violation of the criminal law, and it is not evidence of guilt. All defendants are presumed innocent and entitled to a fair trial, during which it will be the state of New York’s burden to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.) Illegal clams and lobster…

Taking precautions to avoid ticks, Lyme

It seems as though this is a bad year in the Northeast for the pesky arachnids. Actually, it seems like that every year. On top of that, national news stories are surfacing about other tick-borne diseases like Anaplasmosis, Babesiosis and the Powassan Virus, which have everyone on high alert.

New York Outdoor News Calendar — June 2, 2017

Season Dates June 10: Lake Champlain bass season opens June 15: Herring season closes (north of George Washington Bridge) June 15: Frog season opens June 16: Catch-and-release bass season closes June 16: Lake Erie trophy bass season closes June 17: Bass season opens (statewide, general regulations) June 17: Muskie season opens (Great Lakes and tributaries) June 25-26: New York Free…

New York Outdoor News Cuffs and Collars — June 2, 2017

(Editor’s note: A criminal charge is merely an allegation that a defendant has committed a violation of the criminal law, and it is not evidence of guilt. All defendants are presumed innocent and entitled to a fair trial, during which it will be the state of New York’s burden to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.) Out of season turkey…

New York Outdoor News Fishing Report — June 2, 2017

Western New York Lake Ontario: Water levels remain extremely high, resulting in some boat launch closures. Boaters on Lake Ontario should be on the lookout for floating debris at all times. King salmon action was improving off Niagara County, with the best fishing between Niagara Bar and Wilson. Catches seemed to be on the rise, but with salmon tournaments on…

New York Outdoor News Calendar — May 19, 2017

Season Dates May 27: Muskellunge season opens (statewide, general regulations) May 31: Spring gobbler season closes Shows June 18: Niagara Frontier Gun Show, Alexander Firemen’s Rec Hall, Alexander, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. For more info  go online to www.nfgshows.com. Aug. 13: Midstate Arms Collectors Unadilla Gun Show & Flea Market, Unadilla Rod and Gun Club, Butternut, Road, Unadilla, 9 a.m.-3 p.m….