Category Archives: Fish & Game News

Wildfires and Wildlife – The Bighorn Fire Experience

Wildfires affect wildlife, but perhaps not as much and not in the same ways many folks might imagine. Wildfires often are good for wildlife, which means they also can be good for hunting. Continue reading Wildfires and Wildlife – The Bighorn Fire Experience

Nebraska Game And Parks Announces Grand Prize Winner Of Take ‘Em Hunting Challenge

Take ’em Hunting Challenge grand prize winner Adam Paitz of Grand Island is ready to make memories with his family riding his new John Deere utility terrain vehicle, donated by AKRS Equipment for the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission contest. Continue reading Nebraska Game And Parks Announces Grand Prize Winner Of Take ‘Em Hunting Challenge

Michigan Dept. Of Health And Human Services And DNR Remind Hunters About ‘Do Not Eat’ Deer Advisory Near Oscoda Marsh

5-mile advisory area refined in 2019; updated map available online

With archery hunting season beginning Oct. 1, the Michigan departments of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) and Natural Resources (DNR) are reminding hunters of the ‘Do Not Eat’ advisory for deer taken within 5 miles of Clark’s Marsh in Oscoda Township due to PFOS (perfluorooctane sulfonic acid). PFOS is the most common PFAS (per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances) that bioaccumulates in fish and wild game. Continue reading Michigan Dept. Of Health And Human Services And DNR Remind Hunters About ‘Do Not Eat’ Deer Advisory Near Oscoda Marsh

Missouri Quail, Pheasant Numbers Steady

With quail and pheasant-hunting season starting Nov. 1, the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) advises hunters that quail and pheasant production appears better than expected despite harsh conditions last winter and flooding this spring. Continue reading Missouri Quail, Pheasant Numbers Steady