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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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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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Posted in Bears, Bow Hunting, Carp, Conservation, Deer, Ducks, Fishing, Fishing Clubs, Fishing Reports, Fishing Tournaments, Fly Fishing, Great Lakes Fishing, Guns, Habitat, Hunting, Kayak Fishing, Muskies, Northern Pike, Other State's Legislation, Other states Programs, Outdoor and DNR Legislation, Pheasant, Photos, Predator Hunting, River Fishing, Ruffed Grouse, Salmon, Tips, Trapping, Trout, Turkeys, Walleye, Waterfowl, Websites, Wildlife, Youth Programs0 Comments

Update | MUCC Supports Kildee Legislation to Protect Fisheries from Aquaculture

Update | MUCC Supports Kildee Legislation to Protect Fisheries from Aquaculture

MICHIGAN UNITED CONSERVATION CLUBS UPDATE | MUCC Supports Kildee Legislation to Protect Wild Fisheries from Aquaculture Friend — For the past few years, Michigan United Conservation Clubs and our partners have led the fight to protect the Great Lakes wild fisheries from net-pen aquaculture. Yesterday, Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-5) introduced federal legislation that will protect […]

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Posted in Bow Hunting, Conservation, CWD, Deer, Ducks, Fishing, Game Birds, Geese, Habitat, Hunting, Other states Programs, Pheasant, Photos, Trapping, Turkeys, Websites0 Comments

2017 Great American Outdoor Show Announces Free Readmission February 12

2017 Great American Outdoor Show Announces Free Readmission February 12

NATIONAL RIFLE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA 11250 Waples Mill Road, Fairfax, VA 22030 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Feb. 7, 2017 Contact: nragomedia@nrahq.org; (703) 267-1595 2017 Great American Outdoor Show Announces Free Readmission February 12 HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Great American Outdoor Show announces Bounce Back Sunday, a special promotion allowing all outdoor enthusiasts attending the world’s largest […]

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House Votes to Eviscerate Rule Giving Sportsmen More Say on Public Land Use

House Votes to Eviscerate Rule Giving Sportsmen More Say on Public Land Use

News for Immediate Release February 7, 2017 Contact: Kristyn Brady, 617-501-6352, kbrady@trcp.org House Votes to Eviscerate Rule Giving Sportsmen More Say on Public Land Use Representatives would revert BLM land-use planning back to an ineffective and outdated rule and prevent positive changes from being included in future revisions WASHINGTON, D.C. – Using an obscure legislative […]

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Urgent – Public Lands Need Your Support Now!

Urgent – Public Lands Need Your Support Now!

TAKE ACTION JOIN US DONATE STORE      With the backing of our members, we just helped pressure Rep. Jason Chaffetz to abandon H.R. 621, legislation that would have mandated the sale of more than 3 million acres of public lands in Utah, Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon and Wyoming. BHA […]

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NEWS RELEASE: Data From Three-Year Experimental Early Teal Season in Wisconsin, Iowa and Michigan Show eExemplary Compliance, Duck Identification and Harvest Focus Among Hunters

NEWS RELEASE Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources 101 S. Webster St, P.O. Box 7921, Madison, WI 53707 Phone:  608-267-2773       TDD:  711 dnr.wi.gov    www.wisconsin.gov   DATE:  February 3, 2017 CONTACT:  Taylor Finger, DNR assistant migratory game bird ecologist, 608-261-6458 SUBJECT:  Data from three-year experimental early teal season in Wisconsin, Iowa and Michigan show exemplary compliance, duck […]

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Lee Haas at FLW Lake Guntersville

Lee Haas at FLW Lake Guntersville

Lee Haas Lee Haas Timeline Recent Lee Haas shared FLW‘s post. · +4 FLW added 7 new photos. 8 hrs · The temperatures dropped and the wind blew. Some leaders stumbled while others down the leaderboard climbed up. Catch up on the day’s action at: http://bit.ly/GVilleDay2Coverage Watch the weigh-in LIVE starting at 3 ET here: […]

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Posted in Bass, Boats, Conservation, Electronics, Equipment, Fishing, Fishing Tournaments, FLW Fishing, Gear, Geese, Habitat, Largemouth Bass, Other State's Legislation, Other states Programs, Outboard Motors, Photography, Photos, Pistols, Smallmouth Bass, Tactic, Tips and Techniques, Tips, Websites0 Comments

Michigan Considers Climate Change Effects Likely on Fish Species

Michigan Considers Climate Change Effects Likely on Fish Species

Climate, the long-term pattern of temperature and precipitation, varies greatly from the Upper Peninsula to southern Michigan. This variation in climate creates differences in water temperatures and stream flows across the state which in turn influences where different fish species live, how well they reproduce and grow, and the types of fisheries we see around […]

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NestWatch eNews: Bird Feeders, Bats, and Plants, oh My!

NestWatch eNews: Bird Feeders, Bats, and Plants, oh My!

NestWatch eNewsletter January 2017 In Ohio neighborhoods with large concentrations of bird feeders and crows, American Robin nests were less successful. Photo by Jennifer Malpass. Can Feeding Birds Reduce Nest Success? Many of us enjoy feeding birds, but bird feeders may potentially attract nest predators such as domestic cats, squirrels, jays, and crows. It remains unknown […]

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