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The Ohio Department of Natural Resources hosted 13 hunters at Pike State Forest in Pike County and they harvested three wild turkeys

ODNR Hosts Hunts for Disabled Hunte...

COLUMBUS, OH - The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) recently hosted two special hunts organized for disabled hunters to enjoy the outdoors ...

Brad Penas of Moorhead, Minnesota

Apply to hunt elk in Minnesota

Northwest elk research continues [caption id="attachment_15372" align="alignright" width="150"] Brad Penas of Moorhead, Minnesota[/caption] Hunt...

A Hartford City Police officer shares a smile with a young angler who just caught his first fish!

Cops and Bobbers, Hooks and Ladders...

As [caption id="attachment_15311" align="alignright" width="150"] A Hartford City Police officer shares a smile with a young angler who just caught...

Perfect Pairs: Complement Your National Park Trip with a Stop at a Nearby Wildlife Refuge

Perfect Pairs: Complement Your Nati...

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The Ohio Department of Natural Resources hosted 13 hunters at Pike State Forest in Pike County and they harvested three wild turkeys

ODNR Hosts Hunts for Disabled Hunters at Pike and Blue Rock State Forests

COLUMBUS, OH – The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) recently hosted two special hunts organized for disabled hunters to enjoy the outdoors while hunting for wild turkey. The first annual Thunder in the Hills wild turkey hunt at Pike State Forest and the 11th annual Wheelin’ Sportsmen hunt for…


Missouri Squirrel Hunting

Squirrel & Black Bass Seasons Open Memorial Day Weekend In Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Memorial Day weekend brings an extra-special celebration for squirrel hunters and bass anglers in Missouri. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reminds them that the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend, May 27, marks the opening of both squirrel season statewide and catch-and-keep bass season in most…


Get hooked on fishing with the Missouri Department of Conservation's Free Fishing Days June 10 and 11.

Get Hooked On Fishing With MDC’s Free Fishing Days June 10-11

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Want some free fun that gets family and friends outside in nature? Get hooked on fishing with the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) Free Fishing Days June 10 and 11. During Free Fishing Days, anyone may fish in the Show-Me State without having to buy a…


Brad Penas of Moorhead, Minnesota

Apply to hunt elk in Minnesota

Northwest elk research continues Hunters have through Friday, June 16, to apply for one of 13 elk licenses offered this year by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.  “We have native elk herds and managing them involves balancing the benefit they provide to all Minnesotans with the damage these large…


ATVs on Spider Lake Trail

ATV Riders Can Explore Minnesota Trails For Free June 2-4

Minnesotans with an all-terrain vehicle registered for private or agricultural use won’t need to pay the additional registration fee ($53.50 for three years) to ride the state’s public ATV trails June 2-4, according to the Department of Natural Resources. Out-of-state riders can explore Minnesota ATV trails that weekend as well,…


Archery in Louisiana Schools Program Equipment Grants Provided More Than $100,000 to 60 Schools

Archery in Louisiana Schools Program Equipment Grants Provided More Than $100,000 to 60 Schools

The Archery in Louisiana Schools Program (ALAS), administered by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF), provided more than $100,000 in equipment grants to 60 Louisiana schools in the last three years. The grant program was set up to assist 20 new schools each year in getting involved in…


The last vouchered Alligator Gar collected in Illinois waters (Cache-Mississippi R Diversion
Channel - 1966) Courtesy of Brooks Burr

IDNR Releases Management Plan for Reintroduction of Alligator Gar in Illinois Waters

SPRINGFIELD, IL – The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) Division of Fisheries has published its Fish Species Management Plan for Alligator Gar in Illinois, which details IDNR’s effort to reintroduce alligator gar to Illinois waters. A fish native to Illinois, the alligator gar was determined to be extirpated, or…


Shotgun Shooting Safety and Skills

Wingshooting Clinic for Youth and Women at the Jim Edgar Panther Creek SFWA on June 10-11

Opportunity to Learn Shotgun Shooting Safety and Skills CHANDLERVILLE, IL – The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) and the Illinois Conservation Foundation are sponsoring a wingshooting clinic for youth, young adults, and women on Saturday, June 10 and Sunday, June 11 at the Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Fish…


Illinois Harvested 15,719 Birds During 2017 Spring Turkey Season

Hunters in Illinois Harvested 15,719 Birds During 2017 Spring Turkey Season

SPRINGFIELD, IL – Hunters in Illinois harvested a preliminary statewide total of 15,719 wild turkeys during the 2017 Spring Turkey Season, including the youth season. The 2017 total compares with the statewide turkey harvest of 15,484 in 2016. The statewide preliminary total includes the record Youth Turkey Season harvest of…


Musical Tribute to the Civilian Conservation Corps Coming to 3 Minnesota State Parks

Musical Tribute to the Civilian Conservation Corps Coming to 3 Minnesota State Parks

Michigan-based author and songwriter Bill Jamerson will present the “Dollar a Day Boys” program, a music and storytelling program about the Civilian Conservation Corps, at Itasca, Buffalo River and Lake Bemidji state parks over Memorial Day weekend. Jamerson has presented at CCC reunions around the country and at dozens of state…