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What You Can See on Marchg 8

From Audubon's Earth Almanac by Ted Williams and compiled in "Wild Moments," edited by Connie Isbell, Illustrations by John Burgoyne, Storey Publishing, 174 pages. Plumed Hunters The best tonic for those benighted souls who imagine that the

Do You Have a "Right" To Hunt and Fish?

An interesting issue has been raised in another thread. Is hunting (and fishing) a privilege or right? I did a quick Google search and found an overwhelming majority of credible sources (game and fish departments and hunter education outfits, for example) favoring

Quiz

Who uttered the following words: "It is well known that predatory animals are continuing to eat the cream off the stock grower's profits…Whatever may have been the value of the work accomplished by bounty systems, poisoning, and trapping, individual or governmental,

Maines War on Coyotes

Maine's predator-control program is ill conceived, ineffective, and inhumane. What's more, it has turned an enlightened resource agency and its talented staff of wildlife professionals into a national laughingstock. Maine's War on Coyotes By

What You Can See on March 7

From Audubon's Earth Almanac by Ted Williams and compiled in "Wild Moments," edited by Connie Isbell, Illustrations by John Burgoyne, Storey Publishing, 174 pages. Woody's Courtship The pileated -- our largest woodpecker, which can knock

What You Can See on March 6

From Audubon's Earth Almanac by Ted Williams and compiled in "Wild Moments," edited by Connie Isbell, Illustrations by John Burgoyne, Storey Publishing, 174 pages. Shaggy Fur, Smooth Stones We don't have much room for North America's