It’s Timberdoodle Time- Woodcock Watching a Springtime Treat

Many of my youthful fantasies came out of the pages of Outdoor Life, Sports Afield and other magazines I’d read on Saturdays at Miller’s...
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Saving A Bald Eagle

Everyone loves a success story. Last September a mature bald eagle was found injured along Highway 26, in far eastern Howard County. After learning...

Lake Superior Drops to Third

I grew up fishing in sluggish rivers, backwaters and ponds here in Northwest Indiana so I never fished in crystal clear water. Around here...
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YUCK!! It’s Tick Time!

“I hate you!” I said under my breath, flicking the small insect off my pant leg while turkey hunting several weeks back. And I’m...
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Indiana’s Rattlesnakes and Pit Vipers

Breaking News:  “Indiana Department of Natural Resources personnel drop hundreds of timber rattlesnakes into Morgan-Monroe State Forest by helicopter to control exploding rodent populations.” I...
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Program Benefits Landowners, Hunters and Gamebirds

Are you old enough to remember “the good old days” when you would hear bobwhite quail whistling in the spring and the unique cackle...

Sun’s out, gun’s out: Tippecanoe River is our Mussel (not muscle) Beach

Editor's note: The Tippecanoe River is a special place; here is a press release from the Purdue University Extension Service about a new website...

Remember When….No Deer, Bear or Bobcats?

I often wonder how wildlife does the thing they do? What is their home range and do they know where they are going? I had...

That Ain’t A Water Moccasin: The Northern Water Snake

Editor's note: the following is from a recent newspaper column by WildIndiana Publisher Brent T. Wheat.  It is directed to readers in north-central Indiana;...
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Deer Hearing: What Hunters Should Know

A few weeks ago I wrote a column about vision in deer which explained in simple terms about how deer see in their environment....

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Now Is The Time For Morels!

It’s on. A few weeks back our fickle Indiana weather had me wondering. When I penned last week’s column I thought our morel season...