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Murray State Teams End Day 1 of Open In 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Places

Murray State Teams End Day 1 of Open In 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Places

For Immediate Release  For more info, contact:  Amanda Gutierrez, CarecoTV LLC, 210-697-8081, or college@carecotv.com 2017 Cabela’s Collegiate Bass Fishing Open: Murray State University Teams End Day 1 In 1st, 2nd, & 3rd Places   SAN ANTONIO, TX (March 25, 2017) – On the first day of the 2017 Cabela’s Collegiate Bass Fishing Open, the powerhouse […]

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9.5 hours!

9.5 hours!

    River Alliance’s executive director Raj Shukla speaks at the SB 76/AB 105 high-capacity well bill hearing. See River Alliance’s full testimony.  Two Minutes, One Email Last Wednesday there was a 9.5 hour hearing on Wisconsin’s groundwater. BIG thanks to Central Sands Water Action Coalition (CSWAC) advocates and many more citizen advocates from around the state! […]

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HUNTING: Turkey Scouting Success

HUNTING: Turkey Scouting Success

 Scouting turkeys with cameras results in a reduced need to enter the woods and a decreased probability of spooking birds. Set cameras early, and don’t over visit. Jonathan Turner photo.  Scout Turkeys Early or Be Disappointed Later  Your hunting areas have changed and the turkeys have already adapted. Will you?  By Jay Anglin  “It won’t […]

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[News] Astra Sails Wins Jimmy Johnson Billfish Championship in Key Largo

Astra Sails Wins Jimmy Johnson Billfish Championship in Key Largo KEY LARGO, Florida Keys – Team Astra Sails, led by Captain Greg Graham, tallied 19 sailfish releases to take top honors at the two-day Billfish Championship, a main event of the Jimmy Johnson Fishing Championship Week that ended Saturday in the Florida Keys. Graham’s team […]

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Update | NRC Bans Chocolate in Bear Bait

Update | NRC Bans Chocolate in Bear Bait

MICHIGAN UNITED CONSERVATION CLUBS UPDATE | NRC Bans Chocolate in Bear Bait Friend — A little over a year ago, Michigan’s bear hunting organizations asked the Natural Resources Commission to consider banning chocolate in bear bait to reduce the risk of harming non-target wildlife. Chocolate contains theobromine, which can be toxic to bears and other […]

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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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Florida Anglers Say It’s Time to Rethink Atlantic Red Snapper Regs

Local fisherman say officials should consider re-opening the red snapper fishery in the federally controlled waters off of Florida’s northeast coast this year, but after years of being told it won’t happen, they don’t sound too hopeful. While the season remains open year-round in the state-controlled Atlantic waters between the coast and 3-miles offshore (regulations […]

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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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New Bipartisan Congressional Caucus Formed to Support Estuaries

New Bipartisan Congressional Caucus Formed to Support Estuaries

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representatives Bill Posey (R-FL), Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR), Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ) and Rick Larsen (D- WA) have founded and will serve as co-chairs of the Congressional Estuary Caucus in the 115th Congress. The new caucus will give our nation’s estuaries a stronger voice and presence in Washington by uniting lawmakers from across […]

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