Menu

News

$1.1 Billion To State Wildlife Agencies From Excise Taxes On Sportsmen

March 25, 2014
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will distribute nearly $1.1 billion in excise tax revenues paid by sportsmen and sportswomen to state and territorial fish and wildlife agencies to fund fish and wildlife conservation and recreation projects.
Read More

Idaho Rancher Says He Shot Colt-Killing Wolf

March 24, 2014
A central Idaho man who shot and killed a wolf last week says it's the same animal that killed a colt and attacked his dogs.
Read More

Mississippi Expands Squirrel Hunting Season

March 24, 2014
A new state law sets Oct. 1 as the starting date for squirrel season statewide, starting this year. It will last five months.
Read More

Louisiana Deer Harvest Up 10 Percent Over Last Season

March 24, 2014
A lack of acorns and other mast on the ground forced the deer to be less careful about where they found their food, and the cold weather ensured they had to eat more often.
Read More

Alaska Game Board Bans Drone Use By Hunters

March 24, 2014
Alaska Wildlife Troopers say the practice is not widespread but the technology is becoming cheaper and it's inevitable that some hunters would try it out to gain an advantage.
Read More

Mountain Lion Hunting Ban Passed by Nebraska Lawmakers

March 24, 2014
Nebraska's mountain lion hunting season could come to a halt if a bill passed by state senators becomes law.
Read More

Helicopter Used To Count Deer In Nebraska

March 24, 2014
Over five days in early February, Game and Parks staff members surveyed eight areas of the Pine Ridge Management Unit, which encompasses 429 square miles. They counted 862 mule deer, 68 bucks, 477 does and 317 fawns.
Read More

Chippewa Ask 7th Circuit To Allow Night Deer Hunt

March 24, 2014
Wisconsin's Chippewa tribes have asked a federal appeals court to allow tribal hunters to shoot deer at night.
Read More

Jim Willems Named New Pope And Young Club President

March 24, 2014
The Pope & Young Club has announced that Jim Willems of New Mexico has been elected as the new president of the club, replacing Roger Atwood of Idaho.
Read More

Hunters Allowed To Take Snow Geese This Spring

March 23, 2014
A U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service conservation order is allowing hunters to shoot snow geese this spring.
Read More