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Sloth Bear Kills Two People in Rare Fatal Attack

Sloth Bear Kills Two People in Rare Fatal Attack

A shocking series of events unfolded in the woods of central India in early June. A couple walking in the forest of Panna National Park wa [...]
Do Low-Flow, High-Temp Trout Fishing Closures Work?

Do Low-Flow, High-Temp Trout Fishing Closures Work?

During the hottest parts of the year, fish and wildlife agencies in western trout fishing states often initiate hoot-owl restrictions, clo [...]
Wolves Cause the Death of 143 Sheep in Idaho Pile-Up

Wolves Cause the Death of 143 Sheep in Idaho Pile-Up

Wolves were reportedly responsible for the deaths of 143 sheep in the foothills near Boise, Idaho, this May. Wildlife and livestock agency [...]
A Conversation with the BLM’s Tracy Stone-Manning

A Conversation with the BLM’s Tracy Stone-Manning

Bureau of Land Management (BLM) boss Tracy Stone-Manning took the helm in September 2021 as the agency’s 19th director. The BLM is charged [...]
BLM Opens Portal to Increase Access to Public Land

BLM Opens Portal to Increase Access to Public Land

Do you know of a primo public-land hunting spot in the West that you can’t get to because it’s blocked by private land? Nominate it for th [...]
Giant Alligator Found in Florida Swimming Pool

Giant Alligator Found in Florida Swimming Pool

A Florida family woke up to loud noises on their deck at 1:30 a.m. on May 16 and found an 11-foot alligator hanging out in their pool. Acc [...]
“Disco” Lights Lure Scallops to Commercial Fishing Pots

“Disco” Lights Lure Scallops to Commercial Fishing Pots

Commercial fishermen have discovered that they can catch scallops by using disco-like LED lights—which is, well, pretty groovy. The surpri [...]
Perfectly-Preserved Ice Age Arrow Discovered in Norway

Perfectly-Preserved Ice Age Arrow Discovered in Norway

The Iron Age is revealing itself while a glacier recedes in Norway and researchers continue to discover hunting artifacts. This time, an a [...]
Con Man Nailed for Selling Fake Hunting Leases in Ohio

Con Man Nailed for Selling Fake Hunting Leases in Ohio

Two Florida hunters bought access to hunt private land in Ohio. But when they showed up to scout, the landowner confronted them. He was no [...]
Young Angler Catches Massive 9-Foot White Sturgeon

Young Angler Catches Massive 9-Foot White Sturgeon

Twelve-year-old Tyler Grimshaw hooked into a 9-foot fish in Idaho on March 28. It took the young angler 50 minutes to land the sturgeon wh [...]
First Look: The Best New Flies, Gear, and Accessories from IFTD 2022

First Look: The Best New Flies, Gear, and Accessories from IFTD 2022

The International Fly Tackle Dealer Show returned last week to Salt Lake City, Utah, for the first time since 2019. The American Fly Fishi [...]
BC Fishing Guide Catches Massive White Sturgeon

BC Fishing Guide Catches Massive White Sturgeon

British Columbia is home to some truly prehistoric beasts—and a local fishing guide just caught one of them. Yves Bisson, the owner of Yv [...]
Ancient Reindeer Hunting Relics Discovered in Norway

Ancient Reindeer Hunting Relics Discovered in Norway

It’s like walking into a hardcore hunter’s gear room, only cooler because the stuff is from 800 B.C. A team of archeologists leading the S [...]
Endangered Sturgeon Found in Toyota Safely Released

Endangered Sturgeon Found in Toyota Safely Released

A federally protected 5-foot fish is swimming again after being poached in Northern California. The illegal take happened at a popular fis [...]
Idaho Poacher Must Spend Three Elk Seasons In Jail

Idaho Poacher Must Spend Three Elk Seasons In Jail

An Idaho man convicted of poaching must serve time—one month at a time. In a creative approach to handling wildlife crimes, a judge in [...]
Maine Reports Highest Deer Harvest Since 1968

Maine Reports Highest Deer Harvest Since 1968

The state of Maine has closed its 2021 deer hunting season with its highest reported harvest since Lyndon B. Johnson was the President [...]
Equipment Failure Puts Madison River in Dire Situation

Equipment Failure Puts Madison River in Dire Situation

The world-renowned Madison River, a blue-ribbon trout stream just outside of Yellowstone National Park, is at a trickle due to an equip [...]
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