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55 min ago | Lake County Record-Bee
Deer hunters will be seeking out a blacktail deer much like this one when the B zones open for hunting on Saturday. The B-zone deer season opens Saturday and hunters can expect hot and dry conditions.
5 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat
The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department is hosting several free talks ahead of this year's deer hunting season. Other topics, also on Wednesdays through Oct. 15, include archery season tactics, hunting dominant bucks, how to cook game and firearms season tactics.
The months of September and October are considered by many deer hunters to be the pre-game warm-up for the "real season" when the rut begins.
Brad Duke of Butner killed this huge 9-point Granville County buck in full velvet on Sept. 13, almost 11 months after he suffered serious injuries in a tree-stand fall.
The Tom Cotton campaign is giddy about its endorsement by the National Rifle Association and giddier still about the news that the gun lobby is going to spent $1.3 million in TV ads depicting Cotton as their best friend. The ads will describe Cotton as somebody willing to stand up to that black Kenyan gun confiscator who's usurped a real American's place in the White House.
You must sign in prior to hunting, and sign-out harvested game at the check station/kiosk on the day of harvest. Deer harvested on sign-in hunts must be recorded on your deer harvest record and count toward your season limit.
Local taxidermist, Paul Cook displays the type of trophy that hunters seek in the bow-hunt only counties of Logan, Mingo, Wyoming and McDowell. Local taxidermist, Paul Cook displays the type of trophy that hunters seek in the bow-hunt only counties of Logan, Mingo, Wyoming and McDowell.
As the seasons transition from summer to autumn, it is time to prepare for a favorite time of year for many hunters. According to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division , archers get the first opportunity at bringing home a deer beginning Saturday, Sept.
He's best known as the starting center and anchor of the offensive line for the University of Michigan football team. But he's also a political science major, and thinks he might someday become a lawyer or run for public office.
A group of local hunters packed into the committee room of the Old Courthouse on Monday to back a proposal to allow hunting of big game in Genesee County with rifles. All but a handful of counties in New York have amended their laws to allow rifles for big game hunting.
Paul Allen, the Microsoft co-founder who recently chipped in $500,000 to back a gun control proposal in Washington state, is now catching flak for buying a World War II Nazi tank. The tank in question, a Panzerkampfwagen IV Ausf.
With a penchant for martinis and cigars, Boggs was remembered by friends for his love of duck hunting, spending time on the Eastern Shore and storytelling. "Tommy was a wonderful friend," said J.D. Williams, a retired veteran tax lobbyist and founder of Williams & Jensen.
New York hunters are encouraged to apply early for deer management permits. A press release says the deadline to apply for permits is October 1. "In addition to providing enjoyable days afield with family and friends and sustainably harvested food on the table, recreational deer hunting is our most effective deer population management tool," said Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Joe Martens.
Maryland Natural Resources Police officers charged two men with illegal hunting in separate incidents in Allegany and Frederick counties this past weekend. Steven Daniel McKee, 48, of Flintstone, received six citations for killing a bear out of season and using bait, and for failing to report killing an antlerless deer.
Among archery hunters there are two camps: loyalists who find a setup that works and stick with it forever and those always looking for the next big thing. If you count yourself among the latter, 2014 offers enough new gear to keep you busy, and broke, until a whole new crop of gear arrives next year.
For more than a century, Maine deer have been managed for maximum populations that benefit deer hunters. But Lyme disease is changing the discussion, and is likely to force Maine's Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife to reduce deer populations in coastal, southern, and central Maine - even while they struggle to rebuild deer populations in western and northern Maine.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 08:01 am
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