Category Archives: Hunting

Michigan’s trapping tradition grows in popularity

Doug Reeves remembers his first time as though it were yesterday. “The first thing I ever caught was an ermine, a white weasel,” said Reeves, assistant chief of the Department Natural Resources’ Wildlife Division and a lifelong trapper. “I sold … Continue reading

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Late Winter Plot Management

By this time of the year, most everyone’s hunting season is over or starting to wind down and not many guys are thinking about growing plots or feeding their deer. With some cold and nasty weather still possible for the … Continue reading

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Sportsmen Mobilize to Stop Transfer and Sale of Public Lands

LAS VEGAS – Sportsmen’s groups and industry members have launched an aggressive new campaign to rally against efforts by special interests to transfer or sell America’s federal public lands, the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership announced. Via the website www.sportsmensaccess.org, the … Continue reading

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MINOX USA Introduces Wide Range Of New Sport Optics at SHOT Show

New from MINOX: BF 8×42 binoculars, ZP5 5~25×56 riflescope, MD 80 Z spotting scope, DTC 400 SLIM wildlife camera.

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The 29th Annual Michigan Deer & Turkey Expo Returns to The SUMMIT Ice & Sports Complex

Dimondale, MI: The 29th annual Field & Stream-Outdoor Life Michigan Deer & Turkey Expo will return to the SUMMIT Ice & Sports Complex, in Dimondale, MI, from February 13-15, 2015. The expo has made several upgrades for attendees that will … Continue reading

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Reebok and the makers of GORE-TEX® reinvent the hot weather boot

St. Louis, MO – Warson Brands, manufacturers of quality military and tactical footwear and exclusive licensee for Reebok military and tactical boots, and W. L. Gore & Associates, inventor of GORE-TEX® fabric, recently announced a new line of waterproof military … Continue reading

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New Leica GEOVID HD-R 42mm (Type 402 & Type 403)

Leica’s legacy of constant innovation in laser rangefinding sport optics continues with the introduction of the GEOVID HD-R 42 (Type 402 & Type 403) laser rangefinding binoculars. Featuring an ergonomic open-bridge design, patented Perger Prism optics system and precision laser … Continue reading

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Pa. Game Commission Proposal Attacks Mentored Hunting

A proposal before the Pennsylvania Game Commission would make the state the first in the nation to eliminate opportunities for young people to hunt. In 2006, Pennsylvania became the first state to adopt a mentored hunting season, which allows an … Continue reading

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Nebraska Senator Back with Effort to Ban Mountain Lion Hunting

Nebraska state Sen. Ernie Chambers is back with his anti-hunting crusade against scientific management of mountain lions. The senator led an identical charge in 2014 when the legislature passed a bill to ban mountain-lion hunting, which was ultimately vetoed by … Continue reading

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USSA Weighs Legal Options in Great Lakes Wolf Battle

On Dec. 20, a federal district court judge in Washington D.C. struck down the delisting of wolves in the western Great Lakes region, and returned them to federal protection under the Endangered Species Act. This move was not based upon the … Continue reading

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