New Episode Alert: Giant Velvet Mule Deer

New Episode Alert ON THIS WEEK’S EPISODE Troy Spolum battles the heat and terrain in an attempt to harvest his first velvet mule deer buck. Dan Richardson & Mike Fitzgerald share their hit list bucks and take us inside their bowhunting strategy for the upcoming season. WATCH NOW Troy Spolum seals the deal on a great velvet mule deer. Dan Richardson gives us some updates on the bucks he is chasing. Mike Fitzgerald shows us some great trail camera photos. WATCH US ANY TIME ON ANY DEVICE! Hunting Network, LLC, 11964 Oak Creek Parkway, Huntley, IL 60142 Continue reading New Episode Alert: Giant Velvet Mule Deer

Project FeederWatch Starts Soon

September 15, 2017 Dear Friend of the Lab,   Thank you for your support of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. We want to let you know that the FeederWatch season is around the corner! If you love watching backyard birds, Project FeederWatch helps you learn more about them and turns your observations into scientific discoveries. Sign up now to get your research kit and receive a special gift to help you identify some of our favorite visitors: hummingbirds.   Join Project FeederWatch by September 26 and we will send you a gorgeous hummingbird poster as a thank you. The life-like … Continue reading Project FeederWatch Starts Soon

The Federal Budget: What’s at Stake

Trouble viewing this e-mail? Try our web version. Critical conservation projects in the Great Plains (left) and on California’s dairy farms (right) are imperiled by federal budget cuts. What’s at Stake Thousands of pages, complicated processes, and huge consequences. The federal budget lays out a set of massive decisions and priorities that affect us all. To understand what all this means in the real world, we took a closer look at what the administration’s proposed cuts really mean for people and for the environment. Check out these eight stories to uncover the impacts of these budget cuts and environmental policy … Continue reading The Federal Budget: What’s at Stake

U.S. Compound Men Sweep Individual Medals at World Cup Final

MOSCOW – For perhaps the first time ever, all the U.S. women Trap athletes at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Championship for Shotgun will return home with a medal. The Open Women’s Team won gold – the first team medal for the U.S. in the event since the 1998 World Championship in Barcelona, Spain. The combined total over 75 targets for team members Ashley Carroll, Caitlin Weinheimer and Corey Cogdell-Unrein was 203, which also tied silver medalists Finland and bronze medalists Italy. The tie for the medal positions was broken by the team’s score on the 25 targets … Continue reading U.S. Compound Men Sweep Individual Medals at World Cup Final

National Championship Highlights 2018 Bassmaster Opens Series

The 2018 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens Series features eight tournaments plus a national championship. Photo by B.A.S.S. BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The 2018 Bass Pro Shops Bassmaster Opens Series will again include nine tournaments on prime bass fishing waters, but the series format will be markedly different from recent seasons, B.A.S.S. announced today. “We are excited about the new Opens format,” said B.A.S.S. CEO Bruce Akin. “It’s designed to provide opportunities for the best bass fishermen to prove their fishing skills on a variety of waters as they earn their way into the Bassmaster Classic and Elite Series.” Instead of … Continue reading National Championship Highlights 2018 Bassmaster Opens Series

New Species Stocked at Utah’s Scofield Reservoir

DWR adopts a new management plan for Scofield Reservoir SCOFIELD — After an extensive public input process, the Division of Wildlife Resources has adopted a new management plan for the fishery at Scofield Reservoir. The plan, which was presented to the Central and Southeastern regional advisory councils in July, includes introducing three new fish species to the reservoir — wiper, tiger muskie and sterile walleye. Scofield Reservoir Placing the three species in the reservoir will give anglers new fishing opportunities and hopefully help fishing remain good for years to come. Scofield’s history For decades, Scofield Reservoir was known as a … Continue reading New Species Stocked at Utah’s Scofield Reservoir

Fall Trout Prep

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Fall Trout Prep Gear Up Now For Your Best Fall Ever Summer’s demise signals the approach of some of the year’s best trout and salmon fishing, when browns, ‘bows, brookies, lakers and kokanee head shallow and strap on the feedbag. Depending on your latitude and altitude, the action could be mere weeks away. Which means it’s high time to gear up for the fall reap. To speed your prepping endeavors, veteran salmonid stalker and ace guide Bernie Keefe offers his hit list of must-have tackle, organized by species, for epic fall battles. Kokanee Salmon Late-summer salmon frequent … Continue reading Fall Trout Prep

BHA Launches ‘Public Lands Month’ to Celebrate Great Places to Hunt and Fish

News for Immediate Release Sept. 1, 2017 Contact: Katie McKalip, 406-240-9262, mckalip@backcountryhunters.org BHA Launches ‘Public Lands Month’ to Celebrate Great Places to Hunt and Fish National Public Lands Day is Sept. 30; as hunting seasons begin across the country BHA stands strong in support of American public lands and waters MISSOULA, Mont. – In anticipation of National Public Lands Day, Sept. 30, Backcountry Hunters & Anglers today is kicking off a monthlong celebration of these iconic American lands and waters – and sending an uncompromising message from sportsmen and women regarding the importance of our public lands hunting and fishing … Continue reading BHA Launches ‘Public Lands Month’ to Celebrate Great Places to Hunt and Fish

Door County Land Trust

Protecting a place we cherish… Greetings! “The Grand View Scenic Overlook and Park is a shining example of the passion of this community to protect its most precious resource—the land. ” This was my message on August 20 as I addressed the crowd of more than 300 supporters who were gathered at the Liberty Grove Historical Society property overlooking the Grand View Scenic Overlook and Park in Ellison Bay for the Land Trust’s Annual Gathering. Today we announce the protection of 37 acres near Rowleys Bay, made possible by Bruce and Joan Pikas, passionate landowners who chose to protect their … Continue reading Door County Land Trust

How Mood-Altering Drugs are Ending Up in Great Lakes fish

How mood-altering drugs are ending up in Great Lakes fish DETROIT — A new study might depress anyone concerned with Great Lakes water quality. Antidepressant drugs, making their way through an increasing number of people’s bodies, getting excreted in small amounts into their toilets, and moving through the wastewater treatment process to lakes and rivers, are being found in multiple Great Lakes fish species’ brains, new research by the University of Buffalo has found. Researchers detected high concentrations of both the active ingredients and metabolites — byproducts of the parent drug — of popular antidepressant pharmaceuticals including Zoloft, Prozac, Celexa … Continue reading How Mood-Altering Drugs are Ending Up in Great Lakes fish