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Trout Control

The piece below (in text) appeared a while ago in FLY ROD & REEL and elicited an incredible quantity of bile on our old conservation page. For my part, I was particularly impressed with Trout Unlimited's stand on "trout control." I was also

What You Can See on Feb. 20

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. Winter Bluebirds Never are eastern bluebirds brighter than when fields and backyards

Heard Around the Nation 4

From the Motorhead Chatroom "Thumpertalk" What a bunch of crybabies you guys are. I left CT and moved to VT and one would think hey theres woods riding everywhere but ppl here hate bikes. The f'ing treee huggers and private property garbage is unreal. I lived

What You Can See on Feb. 18

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. Frozen Fliers By aquatic insect standards the life cycles of the roughly 600

Golden Eagles for the Gods

Golden Eagles for the Gods If a species is essential to religious practices of Native Americans, why would they recklessly kill it? And why would the Feds encourage them? By Ted Williams In the self-flagellation of the early Earth Days, America seized upon a

What You Can See on Feb. 17

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. Bandit Redoubts Raccoons, common most everywhere in temperate North America,

President Bush Reported to Have Killed Rare "Deer"

Dubya killed a "killdeer"--apparently a species of deer so rare it has never been seen before or since. http://news.moneycentral.msn.com/provider/providerarticle.asp?Feed=FT&Date=20060216&ID=5501435

Heard Around the Nation 3

A professor who can equate the VP's misfire with abortion. Oy vey! A word about this regular section: It contains only outrageous, outlandish, and disturbing pontification. Any sensible, progressive, or intelligent statement will be instantly punted into cyberspace.

Bush Slashes Clean Water Funds

The candidate sportsmen overwhelmingly supported thinks clean water is an unnecessary expense. http://www.wef.org/PolicyAction/USGovernmentAffairs/TWIW/