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New Grouse Enhanced Management Systems give hunters a gem of an opportunity

GW:  Seems these are reasonable approaches to enhancing hunting opportunities.  Hats off, once again! It isn’t every day that you would find Governor Rick Snyder and Department of Natural Resources Director Keith Creagh working shoulder-to-shoulder in the vast state forest … Continue reading

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Brotherhood Outdoors Labor Day Marathon

New Berlin, WI (August 21, 2014) – Sportsman Channel and the Union Sportsmen’s Alliance (USA) are combining efforts to honor the contributions of the American worker and celebrate today’s youth, who represent the future of our nation’s workforce and outdoor heritage. … Continue reading

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Federal Duck Stamp now available at Michigan license retailers

Waterfowl hunters and wildlife enthusiasts can now buy the Federal Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp – also known as the Duck Stamp – at more than 1,400 Michigan license sales outlets.   The Federal Duck Stamp also has been … Continue reading

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QDMA Announces Post-Convention Online Auction

ATHENS, Ga. – The Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) is holding a Post-Convention Online Auction with 20 items up for bid including hunts, fishing trips, deer hunting equipment, NASCAR tickets and more. The online auction is now open and will … Continue reading

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House Passes Pro-Hunting Citizen Initiative into Law

Scientific Fish and Wildlife Conservation Act now law, renders anti-hunting referendums moot   LANSING, MI – The Michigan House of Representatives passed the Scientific Fish and Wildlife Conservation Act today with a bipartisan vote of 65-43 . The citizen initiative, … Continue reading

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Washington State Authorizes Hunt for Sheep-killing Wolves

The usual suspects are bellyaching about wildlife officials working with hunters to take out some wolves after their attacks have killed some 17 sheep in five attacks.  Details are here…

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Outdoors enthusiasts: buy, sell, trade gear at Harsens Island swap meet

The Department of Natural Resources, along with the Harsens Island Waterfowl Hunters Association, will host a swap meet Saturday, Sept. 13, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the DNR Wildlife Field Office, at the corner of Columbine and Voakes … Continue reading

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Video: Early Experimental Teal Season

 September 1-7 marks the first early teal hunting season that Michigan has seen in nearly 50 years. Barbara Avers, waterfowl and wetlands specialist for the Department of Natural Resources, talks about this great opportunity for waterfowl hunters. Click the play button … Continue reading

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LEGISLATIVE ALERT: Sportsmen’s Voice Must Resonate in Michigan House Chamber on August 27

August 25, 2014 (Washington, D.C.) – Efforts led by the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) over the last two years in Michigan have put the state’s ability to properly manage its natural resources at risk. Thankfully, those from … Continue reading

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Crow Hunting by the Book

By Glen Wunderlich Before the internet days, most of our information came from the printed word in the form of newspapers, magazines, and books.  Back in the ‘80s, a friend, Don, introduced me to The Varmint and Crow Hunter’s Bible … Continue reading

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