Deer hunting gone WRONG ! (VIDEO) This is a short video showing just one example. MERRY CHRISTMAS from all of us at Great Lakes Bow Hunters
Michigan’s 2014 elk hunting season just ended with multiple successes. Hunters experienced a one-of-a-kind hunt and filled the freezer with local meat, while also helping to accomplish valuable elk management on both public and private land. “The elk hunt is an exciting time for everyone,” said Department of Natural Resources wildlife biologist Jennifer Kleitch. “We control the elk population through very intense management – we target specific areas and properties during certain time periods.” The elk season had […]
Lansing- With the growing use of drones as tools of the trade, state lawmakers are pushing forward to stop the use of this new technology to aid hunters in their pursuit of wildlife. (photo: CBC) With that in mind, they also have added in legislation preventing the use of drones to harass hunters. Sen. Phil Pavlov, R-St. Clair, chief sponsor of the first of two bills mentioned that hunters and sportsman had voiced their concerns about the use of these […]
With the expansion of residents into urban areas and the safety zones they create for the deer, the number of car-deer accidents are sure to rise. In November with deer activity at its peek the risk is higher for car-deer accidents, although these accidents can and do happen year round. According to the National Safety Council, there are about 200 deaths a year with over 1 billion dollars per year in damages Here are a few defensive driving tips to […]
The National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP®) is a 501 c (3) non-profit educational foundation established to teach target archery as part of the in-school curriculum in grades 4-12. NASP® is cooperative effort between conservation agencies, private organizations, and school systems to engage more students in the educational process. Educators are rightly concerned about elevated school drop-out rates. Conservation organizations worry that young people have too few opportunities to learn and practice outdoor skills. These groups believe archery can […]
SPRINGFIELD, IL – An Illinois Conservation Police investigation into the Wired Arrow Outdoors television show has resulted in the company’s owners, pro-staff members and guests being charged with 134 wildlife violations, including the taking of 18 deer illegally in Illinois.