Indiana bear

Significant Indiana news: Black bear hit by motor vehicle near New Albany

New Release 11/19/2018 from the Indiana Department of Natural Resources: A black bear was hit by a motor vehicle on Interstate 64 near mile marker...

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...

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...
poisonous snake bite

Don’t Worry About Poisonous Snake Bite

A camper in Brown County State Park suffered a poisonous snake bite when he was bitten by a copperhead on July 16, 2016 while...
sandhill cranes

Martino: Jasper-Pulaski Sandhill Cranes

As we hedge on the winter season many folks look for something to do. Many do not realize each fall one of our greatest...
fall foliage

Fall Photo Tips

The month of October is peak time for viewing fall colors and the sounds of uncounted camera shutters clicking will fill the Hoosier outdoors...

Time to be Bear Aware in Indiana

Two bears in two years have been spotted in Indiana. One came down from Michigan, while another swam across the Ohio River from Kentucky....

Bald Eagle C43: A Unique Hoosier

Picture above: The sight of soaring eagle is something generations of Hoosiers missed out on. Today they are making a comeback. (photo by Brandon...

Time to Appreciate the Unappreciated: Turkey Vultures

“Jeez, that’s nasty,” I said to myself, quickly turning my head after getting a whiff of something rotten. I had stopped to check the...
sandhill crane

Cranes at Jasper-Pulaski

Our entire population does not take to the waters with rod and reel in hand. Even less hunt. But almost everyone would take in...