This Week’s Outdoor Adventures with Tom Clay 7/12/14

Tom Clay brings us another informative episode of This Week’s Outdoor Adventures featuring up to the minute news and updates that can effect your hunting and fishing experience in the great state of Kentucky.     … [Read more...]

Trophy New Mexico Elk Poached

New Mexico Department of Game and Fish Media contact: Rachel Shockley, (505) 476-8071 Public contact: (888) 248-6866 rachel.shockley@state.nm.us FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, SEPT. 17, 2013: TROPHY BULL ELK FOUND DEAD, POACHING SUSPECTED ALMA – New … [Read more...]

Waterfowl Hunting Late Season Frameworks Proposed for 2013-14

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) is proposing continued liberal hunting season lengths and bag limits for the upcoming 2013-14 late waterfowl seasons. The annual results of cooperative population surveys, banding programs and harvest … [Read more...]

Outdoors celebrity ‘Spook’ Spann sentenced to jail for violation of poaching probation | Wichita Eagle

By Michael Pearce The Wichita Eagle Professional hunter and outdoors television show host William “Spook” Spann has been sentenced to 30 days in jail and has been banned from hunting worldwide for one year. Spann, 50, of Dickson, Tenn., … [Read more...]

2013 Elk hunt permits to be auctioned on eBay – WRCBtv.com

NASHVILLE (AP) - The fifth permit for participation in Tennessee's fifth managed elk hunt will be awarded to the successful bidder in an eBay auction to be held from July 18-28. Proceeds from the auction benefit the state's elk restoration … [Read more...]

NSSF Statement on Management of the SHOT Show | NSSF Blog

NSSF announced that it has reached an agreement with Reed Exhibitions to terminate the agreement the parties had for the management of the SHOT Show. Accordingly, effective immediately, Reed Exhibitions will no longer be manager and producer of the … [Read more...]

Deer hunters join fight against “hunting preserves” – 13 WTHR Indianapolis

By Emily Longnecker INDIANAPOLIS - The Indiana Wildlife Federation is lobbying against an effort in the legislature to legalize so-called "canned hunting," where animals are fenced in and hunters can track and shoot them. Many sportsmen say … [Read more...]

Minnesota Senate panel passes wolf hunt moratorium 7-6 | StarTribune.com

ST. PAUL, Minn. - Opponents of wolf hunting won a victory Thursday as a Minnesota Senate panel voted 7-6 for a five-year moratorium on future wolf seasons. An overflow crowd made up mostly of wolf hunting opponents heard several people argue … [Read more...]

Changes in store for 2013 – 2014 Deer Hunting Season in Ohio

COLUMBUS, OH – An October antlerless-only white-tailed deer muzzleloader hunting season, extended hunting hours and new bag limits were proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Feb. 6, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources … [Read more...]

Gov. Rick Snyder signs bill clearing way for possible gray wolf hunt in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula | MLive.com

By Tim Martin LANSING, MI - Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder’s signature on legislation will at least give the state the option of allowing a limited gray wolf hunt in the Upper Peninsula.Snyder announced late Friday that he had signed a bill declaring … [Read more...]