| Feb 1, 2014
| 10:44 AM
Experienced waterfowl hunters are invited to introduce young people to the sport during a Junior Waterfowl Hunting Day on Saturday. On this date, hunters 15 years old or younger may hunt ducks, geese, mergansers and coots on public and private lands...
| Mar 17, 2014
| 2:30 PM
JAMES CITY — Those who knew Kees van Leliveld best say that the missionary trip to the southern African country of Zimbabwe in 2012 was life-changing.
During the day he farmed fields at an orphanage or gathered rocks for a meditation garden he...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 7:34 PM
It may be difficult to think about fishing right now — especially after Monday's heavy snowfall — unless you're an ice fisherman, but the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is gearing up for trout season. The mentored youth program in the...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 2:15 PM
HOUSTON -- Big-game hunters in Texas stirred controversy over the weekend by auctioning off a rare African permit to hunt the endangered black rhino in the name of conservation.
Dallas Safari Club officials have said they faced threats leading up to ...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:17 AM
A deer near a road patiently waited for a hunter to come along and take a pop shot, reports The Bradenton Herald.
But this deer was no ordinary prey -- it was a robotic Bambi bait planted by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission to snare some...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 6:15 AM
A Florida man fell victim to a trap when he took aim and fired at a robotic deer officials set up to bait poachers, the Bradenton Herald is reporting.
Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission officials placed the bogus buck near a rural road south of Myakka...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:23 PM
You['re behind the curve if you haven't started to shop for the outdoors lover on your list, but we've gathered some suggestions utilzing some of the newest gear on the market to give you ideas as you enter the home srtetch of the holiday shopping season....
| Sep 15, 2013
| 6:00 AM
To keep pesky birds away from his blueberries, veteran farmer Mark Flamm has blared recordings of avian distress calls, shot noisy "bird bangers" from a pistol and ordered an employee to shake a gravel-filled bottle at the sky.
He even went old-school...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Alaska State Troopers positively identified the remains of a body found on the Susitna River nearly one week ago.
The remains discovered on Sept. 11 have been identified as those of missing Wasilla man, Bartlett Barnes.
The highly decomposed remains...
| Jul 16, 2013
Pennsylvania Game Commission executive director Carl G. Roe announced last week that he will retire from the state agency responsible for the Commonwealth's wildlife on Jan. 17, 2014.
Roe, a retired U.S. Army colonel with 30 years of military experience,...
| Jul 13, 2013
This is a story about a blue crab killed for no good reason.
It is a story about birth and rebirth, law and life, nature and nurture, cooperation and connection, cultivation and civilization, production and destruction, seed and greed, Adam and Eve....