Bird Feeders: It’s for the Birds!

Today I was sitting on the patio, absent-mindedly watching the bird feeder while trying to figure out a topic for our weekly discussion. The...

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...

Some states trying new approach to invasive carp

They were once one of Indiana’s most feared predator and could reach lengths of over nine feet and weigh nearly 300 pounds. Covered with...

Drugs Down the Drain: Crawdads and Little Blue Pills

In trying to keep you readers apprised of the latest trends, activities and issues dealing with the hunting and fishing in particular or the...

It Seems Like Spring Has Sprung Already

I had over an inch of snow on the ground Saturday morning. About noon Sunday, I walked to the garden to check on my...

Coopers Hawk and Lost Focus

Not long ago, I was meeting with a co-worker whose office is on the window side of the building where I work in downtown...
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Indiana has a Hog Problem

Note: This story by WildIndiana Publisher Brent T. Wheat previously appeared in his newspaper column 'Out in the Open' that runs in several central-Indiana...

Just say “Hail NO!” to Hail

I’m always searching for a topic. At a recent lodge-room discussion among several semi-famous writers (aided by the literary powers of Kentucky’s finest jet...
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It’s Fawn Finding Season

It’s common knowledge it takes nine months from conception to birth for a human baby. It’s actually, 280 days - give or take a...
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Whence the Wild Weather

Editor's Note: When this was written 10 days ago, the weather was fine and everyone was convinced that Spring had arrived early....... What is one...

Podcast Episode #6- New ATV Helmet Law (and a shark in...

Capt. Bill Browne of the Indiana Department of Natural Resources discusses the new ATV helmet law that takes effective July 1, 2017.  The purpose...

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