Still, deer harvest down 6 percent from 2015.
Opponents contend that fracking threatens public health and local wildlife by polluting the air and water.
Under the new rule, wind companies and other power providers will not face a penalty if they kill or injure up to 4,200 bald eagles, nearly four times the current limit.
“I’m not going to sit in the house and knit.” Instead, 85-year-old Illinois woman continues a 60-year tradition of deer hunting.
In Pennsylvania, the Hunters Sharing the Harvest program is making the most of the state’s deer take.
Will the fourth time be the charm? Michigan lawmakers again on the move to authorize a wolf hunt in the state.
A Pittsburgh-area doctor accused of killing a lion in an illegal hunt in Zimbabwe said recently that he had complied with all rules and regulations, filled out all the necessary paperwork and obtained the correct permits.
St. Croix Falls, Wis. (AP) — A western Wisconsin firearms retail store is drawing ire from some local residents because of its name. About a dozen people spoke out against the signage for F-Bomb Ordnance during an unusually packed city council meeting earlier this month, said St. Croix Falls Mayor Brian Blesi. The residents thought the signage violates the nuisance…
A Rapid City school kept students indoors after a mountain lion was spotted on school grounds before classes started.
A Kodiak man managed to survive an encounter with a mother bear and her cubs by playing dead.
The South Dakota Game, Fish and Parks Department is proposing to reduce the number of wild turkey licenses this coming spring by just over 500 tags.
Three Alaska Native subsistence fishermen accused of illegally fishing after the state imposed restrictions following a poor king salmon run have been found guilty.
Minnesota’s prospective wolf hunters are taking their time about buying their licenses.
State wildlife officials are eliminating unsold deer hunting licenses in southeastern South Dakota in response to a disease outbreak.