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  1. Outdoors Q&A: Fishing or Foul Hooking?

    Q: When sport fishing for black bass, California Department of Fish & Wildlife regulations say the fish must willingly take the bait in its mouth. However, it doesn't say if the hook has to be inside the mouth or not.

  2. TWRA Presents 2015-16 Hunting Season Proposals

    The 2015-16 hunting seasons preview, with recommendations by the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, were presented to the Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission.

  3. Mentored youth turkey hunts set kids up for success

    Mentored youth turkey hunts set kids up for success Mentored turkey hunts set kids up for success with National Wild Turkey Foundation volunteers Check out this story on A Minnesota Department of Natural Resources program that pairs kids with National Wild Turkey Foundation hunters trims years off the learning curve. Its aim: Introduce families to the pursuit.

  4. Blend of old and new cures my turkey hunting blues

    I ended the 2014 spring turkey hunting season frustrated and disgusted. Not only was it the first spring in nearly 20 years that I didn't at least one tag, but - as far as I know - I didn't even come close enough to goof up.

  5. Turkey hunter recovering after being shot

    A Byhalia man is recovering in a Memphis hospital after being shot by his cousin while turkey hunting in Union County. Union County Sheriff Jimmy Edwards said cousins Jeffrey Johnson, of Byhalia, and Rickey Long, of Olive Branch, were hunting in west Union County Thursday morning when Johnson was accidentally shot with a shotgun.

  6. Deer Hunting Changes

    Of the opinions I've heard regarding changes to the rules, few are based in science, some are based in convenience or personal preference (we should have deer gun season over Christmas break so I can hunt with my kids who are off Read More...The post Deer Hunting Changes appeared first on Chronicle-Telegram.

  7. Spring turkey hunting season set to open

    They'll be some hootin' and hollerin going on in Penn's Woods as the spring turkey hunting season is about to get underway. Kicking off the season is the youth spring turkey hunt that gives youngsters ages 16 and younger an early start to bag a gobbler.

  8. Turkeys pose unique challenges

    Spring wild turkey season kicked off last Saturday on a pristine day for youths between ages 10 and 16 before adults got their first crack at New Jersey's gobblers on Monday with the beginning of the regular season. This annual season, in particular, presents a unique challenge for hunters, who are allowed to take one male turkey per day.

  9. Chernobyl and the Fire Next Time

    The April 26, 1986 Chernobyl disaster is being remembered, unhappily, the world over. In Germany, 29 years after the fact, the ancient custom of wild boar hunting is still prohibited because the animals remain too contaminated with Chernobyl's long-lived radioactivity.

  10. Spring turkey season now open

    Sarah Jenkins, of LaGrange, with a huge tom turkey she harvested during a recent spring turkey season in Shelby County. Spring turkey season opened April 18 and will continue through May 10. Kentucky is blessed with many public turkey hunting opportunities for this spring season.

  11. Turkey hunting off to a good start this season

    JONESBORO, AR - Turkey Season started last with a bang. According to the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, the number of turkeys harvested in the state is up to 7,569 this season.

  12. New Turkey Hunting Shotguns for 2015

    Can you justify spending a couple hundred or even a thousand dollars on a shotgun you'll shoot just a handful of times a year? That's an easy question to answer, of course. Yes, you'll be glad the gun braced across your knee is designed for a single purpose the next time a gobbler struts into range .

  13. Will the legislature act to save Maine's hunting and fishing economy?

    The recent study by national experts, paid for by the Maine Tourism Commission, didn't really tell us much that we don't already know. Here's what we read about hunting in the first paragraph of the 128 page report.

  14. Outdoors: Northern New England states can provide good venues for hunting

    If you fill your tags in Massachusetts during our April 27-May 23 turkey season, you might consider purchasing a license for turkey hunting in Vermont. It runs the entire month of May. While surveying the foliage spectacle in Vermont last fall, I saw hundreds of turkeys on farmland.

  15. The details make all the difference

    As I write this month's "Happy Trails" column, the 2014-2015 Mississippi deer season here in Central Mississippi has just ended. Regarding trophy buck success, from what I am hearing and from what I experienced personally, it all depends on just who you talk to.

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