It’s that time of year at state parks in the two states and across much of the northern tier of the country.
Feedback about possible deer management topics will shape state’s first-ever deer management plan.
Consumers Energy Foundation awards grant to support Michigan Arctic Grayling Initiative.
Archers from 82 schools will be shooting for $8,000 in scholarships and other prizes and a chance to go to nationals May 11-13 in Louisville, Ky.
The “Seedlings for Schools” program provides tree seedlings to classrooms so students can plant them as part of projects to improve wildlife habitat.
Waterfowl hunters are encouraged to attend one of the hearings and share their preferences and opinions about the proposed seasons.
He previously worked in a number of positions within the wildlife management program.
Longtime Battle Creek volunteer earns one of five Roger M. Latham Sportsman Wild Turkey Service Awards at the 41st annual NWTF Convention and Sport Show in Nashville.
Each forum will include a presentation on a wildlife-related topic, with additional information provided to private landowners on the value of a resource management plan.
The island is known for its scenic views, historic attractions, fudge and horses, but until recently, many visitors did not know about its connection to Native American history and culture.
Except for gray foxes and alligators, the state-owned island has few predators. Meanwhile, white-tailed deer have grown so abundant that the island’s conservation staff fears they may be overfeeding on its plants.
Get your antlers scored and entered in the “Big Game Records of Minnesota” record book.
Underwater cameras will truly open up the hard-water angling world and help you put more fish topside
Controversy persists over allowing semi-auto rifles for big game in Pennsylvania
The latest in turkey loads: Tungsten Super Shot a hand-loader’s dream and a nightmare for longbeards
Spring gobbler hunters always seem to be tweaking something, whether it’s their various call lineup, camo patterns or, especially, shotgun loads to deliver the best pattern possible when the moment of truth arrives.
The first rainbow trout release is scheduled for Friday, March 3, at Adams Lake in Adams County, and rainbow trout releases will take place across Ohio from March 3-May 21 as long as areas are ice-free and accessible to anglers.
(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.) Late-night shots (Jefferson County)…
Supporters renew push for reduction to 12 years old.
Western New York (The regional fishing hotline can be heard at (716) 855-FISH.) Niagara Fishing Report: A great way gauge the fishing is to follow the results of area fishing contests. For example, the Niagara River Anglers Association held its annual Roger Tobey Memorial Steelhead Contest on the lower river and in Lake Ontario tributaries earlier this month during some…
Season Dates Feb. 25: Weasel, opossum, skunk, raccoon and fox hunting seasons close (Long Island) Feb. 25: Weasel, opossum, skunk, raccoon, coyote and fox trapping seasons close (Long Island) Feb. 25: Mink and muskrat trapping seasons close (Long Island) Feb. 27: Canada goose season closes (Western Long Island) Feb. 28: Cottontail rabbit season closes (portions of state) Feb. 28: Varying…
Provides another option to the Michigan DNR’s Report All Poaching hotline.
Focus will be on status of Atlantic Flyway waterfowl populations and proposed federal frameworks for the 2017-18 waterfowl hunting seasons.
Will restrict the use of dogs to hunting coyotes in the Delta Junction area.
Region I – Capt. Laura Petreikis CPO Posateri responded to a call for an injured bowhunter at Johnson Sauk Trail. The disabled hunter had called the staff asking for help but due to poor cell reception the call was lost before the staff could ascertain what kind of help was needed. The hunter was located with no injuries, but he…
The fishing and hunting report is compiled using reports from conservation officers, hunting guides and fishing guides. North Lake Michigan: The browns and cohos are starting to get active on the lakefront from the boats. Fish the warm-water discharges with jigs and twisters tipped with a piece of squid or crankbaits like a J-9 in chart/white or orange/gold. Trolling small…
If all goes well, biologists and technicians will release between 11 million and 12 million fish into the state’s lakes and rivers this year – a significant decline from the 20.9 million stocked in 2016 and light years from the 79.5 million fish stocked 15 years ago in 2002.