What was a great hunting day was now something else—something ominous you just can’t describe and something every ethical hunter wants to avoid. We now had a wounded lioness on our hands in heavy cover.
Researchers now have better data on where whitetail bucks disappear to during the rut, whether does really are more vigilant than bucks, and how to treat acorn trees to maximize the food they provide for deer.
Lawmakers didn't have it take effect immediately. That means the effective date will be 90 days after the legislative session ends this fall, which rules out a wolf hunt until next year at the earliest.