Author: Joe Genzel

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Dusty Brown Sacrificed It All for a Duck Season That Never Ends

Dusty Brown Sacrificed It All for a Duck Season That Never Ends

IT’S DARK and raining on the Canadian prairie. Most sane people are still tucked in bed or just putting on a pot of coffee. But the group [...]
Kristine Fischer’s Rise to Kayak-Fishing Fame Was No Fluke

Kristine Fischer’s Rise to Kayak-Fishing Fame Was No Fluke

IT’S A MUGGY February day in south Florida, and pro kayak angler Kristine Fischer is on the water, fishing during a break between tourname [...]
Avian Flu Tightens Up Import Laws at the Border

Avian Flu Tightens Up Import Laws at the Border

In late June 2022, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) issued a ban on the importation [...]
19 Refuges Could Open to Hunting, Fishing. Lead Would Be Banned There

19 Refuges Could Open to Hunting, Fishing. Lead Would Be Banned There

A new proposal would expand hunting and fishing access on 54,000 acres of National Wildlife Refuge land, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Servic [...]
Long Island Hunter Shoots Deer Near Animal Hospital

Long Island Hunter Shoots Deer Near Animal Hospital

The doe shot by Isidoro Scarola that died just feet from an animal hospital on Long Island. Virgina Frati A 200-acre p [...]
Green Bay Police Free Whitetail from Fenceline

Green Bay Police Free Whitetail from Fenceline

This image was taken from the body cam of the Green Bay officer. Green Bay Police Department / Youtube On May 30, two [...]
How to Find Urban Morels

How to Find Urban Morels

As a kid, I never knew that folks hit the woods to hunt morel mushrooms. My dad and I would go for walks during the evenings in spring as [...]
“Rhino Bond” Could Save Black Rhinos

“Rhino Bond” Could Save Black Rhinos

Profiting from the sustained growth of an endangered animal species has been a foreign concept—until now. On March 31, investment in World [...]
How to Easily Plant a Dove Field

How to Easily Plant a Dove Field

For years, my brother and I used the wrong tools to plant our dove field each spring. It lead to frustration, far too much sweat, and need [...]
8 Duck Hunters Die in Plane Crash

8 Duck Hunters Die in Plane Crash

Stephanie Fulcher, one of the passengers in the plane crash, posted this picture from the N.C. youth hunt the group was participating in on Sunday. [...]
USFWS to Release Nine Red Wolves

USFWS to Release Nine Red Wolves

In November 2021, three animal rights organizations—Red Wolf Coalition, Defenders of Wildlife, and the Animal Welfare Institute—sued the U [...]
Florida Was the Shark Attack Capital of the World in 2021

Florida Was the Shark Attack Capital of the World in 2021

Florida has become the global epicenter for shark attacks, according to a report from CBS News. There have been an average of 25 shark [...]
Stop Jump-Shooting Late-Season Ducks on Public Water

Stop Jump-Shooting Late-Season Ducks on Public Water

Last week, I was running a river with a buddy looking for ducks. We found multiple big groups of mallards rafted within a few hundred y [...]
5 Late-Season Mallard Strategies | Outdoor Life

5 Late-Season Mallard Strategies | Outdoor Life

Now is the time that mallards become damn tough to kill. Hens and drakes are pairing up. They are more solemn, and want to be around ot [...]
A Banded Goose Almost Saved Christmas

A Banded Goose Almost Saved Christmas

I started hunting Fulton County, Illinois, when I was five years old. I hunted with my father, who passed away from a heart attack when [...]
Oklahoma To End Hunting Compacts with Native Nations

Oklahoma To End Hunting Compacts with Native Nations

Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt announced this week that the state will not renew a compact with the Cherokee and Choctaw tribes in which the [...]
Maine’s Deer Harvest Is the Highest Its Been Since 1968

Maine’s Deer Harvest Is the Highest Its Been Since 1968

Most Northeastern deer hunters struggled this season—but not all of them. Deer hunters in Maine bucked the trend this year, with a reco [...]
A Whistle Saved Two Stranded Texas Anglers

A Whistle Saved Two Stranded Texas Anglers

A view from the helicopter that rescued two Texas anglers. Texas Department of Public Safety Three blasts on a whistle kept Texas angle [...]
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