Author: Paul Richards

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Ticks Are Killing Moose Calves in Maine

Ticks Are Killing Moose Calves in Maine

Maine is moose country. Outside of Alaska, it has the country’s largest population of the world’s largest cervid. But the Pine Tree State’ [...]
California Mountain Lion Attacks Hiker and Dog

California Mountain Lion Attacks Hiker and Dog

A hiker in northern California has her dog and an intrepid motorist to thank for her life, after being attacked by a mountain lion. The at [...]
Avian Flu Found in Montana Wild Turkeys

Avian Flu Found in Montana Wild Turkeys

Bird flu is sweeping the country for the first time since 2015. Since January, 34 states have had 319 outbreaks affecting nearly 38 millio [...]
Fisherman Catches One of the Biggest Tripletail Ever

Fisherman Catches One of the Biggest Tripletail Ever

Venice, known as the “Gateway to the Gulf,” is the southernmost town in Louisiana. It is where the road and the river end, where the Missi [...]
Washington Lays Groundwork for Outdoor Recruitment

Washington Lays Groundwork for Outdoor Recruitment

Washington State, like other states across the country, has a problem with hunters: There aren’t enough of them. Fewer hunters means fewer [...]
New Lawsuit Challenges Maine’s Sunday Hunting Ban

New Lawsuit Challenges Maine’s Sunday Hunting Ban

Thou shalt not hunt on Sunday. So prescribes the law in Maine. But a new lawsuit, filed last Wednesday in Kennebec County Superior Court b [...]
Q&A With Custom Fishing Net-Maker, Tina Lewis

Q&A With Custom Fishing Net-Maker, Tina Lewis

Field & Stream caught back up with Tina Lewis, proprietor of The Wayward Trading Post, whom we featured in a story earlier this year. [...]
Fish Consumption Advisories Lifted | Field & Stream

Fish Consumption Advisories Lifted | Field & Stream

Adirondack fish are now safe to consume, according to the DEC. NYDEC photo This week, Adirondack anglers got some good news that was 17 ye [...]
New Study Indicates the Importance of Anchovies

New Study Indicates the Importance of Anchovies

Small things can make a big difference. That is the premise of the well-known butterfly effect. But could it apply to anchovies? Say, the [...]
New Study Shows Fish Are Capable of Simple Math

New Study Shows Fish Are Capable of Simple Math

For a study released to the public on April 1, this fish story seemed immediately suspicious. After all, it came from Europe where some st [...]
Last Ice Art Exhibit of Michigan’s Ice Fishing Culture

Last Ice Art Exhibit of Michigan’s Ice Fishing Culture

As the ice-fishing season winds down, an immersive outdoor exhibition celebrating the heritage of the winter angling tradition on the Grea [...]
Fisherman Catches New Record Paddlefish in Missouri

Fisherman Catches New Record Paddlefish in Missouri

The new Missouri state record paddlefish weighed more than 140 pounds. MDC photo Last week, Jim Dain of Pittsfield, Illinois, took a fishi [...]
The Full Story of West Virginia’s State Record Muskie

The Full Story of West Virginia’s State Record Muskie

As reported by Field & Stream on Monday, Luke King, 27, caught a new state-record muskie in the highlands of West Virginia over the we [...]
Giant Muskie Shatters West Virginia State Record

Giant Muskie Shatters West Virginia State Record

On Saturday, March 19, West Virginia angler Luke King landed a 55-plus-inch muskie below the dam at Burnsville Lake that bests the current [...]
NYDEC Plans to Bring Shad Back to the Hudson River

NYDEC Plans to Bring Shad Back to the Hudson River

The story of American shad in the Hudson River is one of environmental tragedy and diminishing returns. As Riverkeeper’s aquatic ecologist [...]
Scientists Conduct Non-Lethal Gar Research in Louisiana

Scientists Conduct Non-Lethal Gar Research in Louisiana

Scientists have long understood that to measure the health of an ecosystem, you need to study its apex predator. As such, gar depend on ma [...]
What Kind of Fish to Pelicans Eat?

What Kind of Fish to Pelicans Eat?

A researcher releases a Strawberry Lake pelican after a stomach-content examination. Utah.gov It’s an age-old battle: pelican versus trout [...]
Study Finds Shark Meat in Cat and Dog Food

Study Finds Shark Meat in Cat and Dog Food

Your hunting dogs and camp cats could be subsisting on endangered sharks. The finding comes from a study conducted by Yale scientists at t [...]
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