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State Sandhill Crane Hunt Under Consideration

State Sandhill Crane Hunt Under Consideration

State Sandhill Crane Hunt Under Consideration State Sandhill Crane Hunt Under Consideration Created: 02 March 2017 Around the state, at 7 p.m. on Monday, April 10, the Wisconsin Conservation Congress will hold hearings in each county to discuss a multitude of DNR-related conservation issues. Whether to open a hunting season on Sandhill Cranes in Wisconsin […]

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National Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill Introduced in Senate

National Concealed Carry Reciprocity Bill WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) has introduced the NSSF-supported Constitutional Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act (S.446), a companion to the House of Representatives bipartisan bill introduced by U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson (R-N.C.). The proposed legislation, with 30 co-sponsors, would compel states to recognize concealed carry permits issued from […]

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“Hooked Up” Investigative Series Exposes Red Snapper “Sea Lords”

“Hooked Up” Investigative Series Exposes Red Snapper “Sea Lords”

“Hooked Up” Investigative Series Exposes Red Snapper Sea Lords In a five-part investigative series entitled “Hooked Up,” Chief Investigative Reporter for Fox 8 WVUE New Orleans Lee Zurik unmasked the absurdity behind the individual fishing quota in the Gulf red snapper fishery. This federal catch share program—largely hidden from taxpayers since its inception a decade […]

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Largemouth Bass Habitat Enhancement Study by Chance Kirkeeng

Largemouth Bass Habitat Enhancement Study by Chance Kirkeeng

By Chance Kirkeeng Bass relative weights have been increasing since habitat treatment. Bass relative weights have been increasing since habitat treatment. In previous articles, Dr. Brian Graeb described the importance of habitat science as he explained a couple different hypotheses about how habitat may improve sport fish populations. He also discussed our central research question […]

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The Roosevelt Report: Trump’s New Agriculture Secretary

  January 19 Donate Featured News Trump Taps a Quail Hunter for Secretary of Agriculture Seat Images courtesy of Bruce Tuten/Flickr. An avid sportsman, former Georgia governor Sonny Perdue has the kind of personal and policy experience that is likely to benefit the nation’s farmers and ranchers, as well as fish and wildlife habitat on […]

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RMEF Grants Benefit Habitat, Hunting Heritage and Research in Minnesota

RMEF Grants Benefit Habitat, Hunting Heritage and Research in Minnesota

MISSOULA, Mont.—The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation awarded $72,794 in grant funding toward conservation and hunting heritage projects in the state of Minnesota. There are 13 projects that benefit nearly 9,000 acres of elk habitat and outdoor/sporting enthusiasts in Beltrami, Cass, Clearwater, Douglas, Hubbard, Itasca, Kittson, Marshall, Morrison and Roseau Counties. There are also seven additional […]

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Wisconsin NRB Approves Lake Trout Measures for Lakes Superior, Michigan

MADISON, Wis. – Two separate measures regarding lake trout harvests in lakes Superior and Michigan gained approval by the Wisconsin Natural Resources Board on Wednesday. The separate measures reflect the difference in lake trout abundance between the two Great Lakes. Next steps will involve stakeholder meetings in both regions. For Lake Superior: The Natural Resources […]

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BHA Approves Zinke Selection as Interior Secretary

MISSOULA, Mont. – In response to President-elect Donald Trump’s selection of Rep. Ryan Zinke as U.S. Secretary of the Interior, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers President and CEO Land Tawney issued the following statement: “Congressman Zinke understands the importance of public lands and balancing management of these important resources with energy development and other uses. As […]

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Don’t Miss These New Auction Items!

Don’t Miss These New Auction Items!

If you haven’t checked out our auction recently, it’s worth another look. Here’s why… New Items Added! Great new items are up for bid including: Cocktail Cruise and Dinner for 6 on Lake Owen (Cable, WI) Half-day Exploration of a Southern Wisconsin River for up to 7 people! For Horse Lovers- Farm Tour, Dressage Demo, […]

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Senate Passes Outdoor REC Act Which Goes for Presidential Signing

Senate Passes Outdoor REC Act Which Goes for Presidential Signing

For Immediate Release Mary Jane Williamson, Communications Director 703-519-9691, x227 www.asafishing.org Senate Passes Outdoor REC Act Which Goes for Presidential Signing Bill counts outdoor recreation economy as part of U.S. GDP Alexandria, VA – December 1, 2016 – On November 28, the U.S. Senate passed H.R. 4665, the Outdoor REC Act, which would instruct the […]

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