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Everything You Know About Timber Harvest is Probably Wrong

After listening to John Seifert discuss his career, it becomes clear that the biggest headache for any forestry manager isn’t science, the weather or...
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Swish and Spit

Too bad the governments in charge of making rules impacting invasive species entering the Great Lakes don’t use the K.I.S.S. method for addressing the...
Indiana Orchid Hunting

Indiana Orchid Hunting

Today we are going to talk about hunting, but it’s probably not what you’re thinking. Before we get into the meat of our discussion, let...
Indiana Spring Wildflowers

Searching for Indiana Spring Wildflowers

Touch-me-not, Bloodroot, Lady’s Slipper, Dutchman’s-breeches, Indian Pipe, Shooting Star, Snow Trillium, Rattlesnake Master, Royal Catchfly, and Jack-in-the-Pulpit—just the name of many wildflowers invites further...
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The NestWatch Flock

Spring is just around the corner. It’s a busy time for birds as they get ready to find a mate, build a nest, and...
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Woodland Waterfowl

Bears go in the woods. Deer are often found in the woods. There are woodcock, woodpeckers and a variety of other birds living in...
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Blue Ribbon Panel Calls for Conservation Funding

Money makes the world go round. You might like to think this isn’t true concerning conservation, but it absolutely is. If we, as Americans,...
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Warm Days Mean Early Spring….Maybe

When early March rolls around many people think spring. Admittedly, I’m in the group that gets a bit over anxious for warmer days. I’m...
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The Birds and the Bees: Keys to Pheasant Production

The 2016 National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic at the Kansas City Convention Center in downtown Kansas City on February 19-21 boasted a new...
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Indiana Snake Myths with Jarrett Manek

Jarrett Manek is Park Naturalist at O'Bannon Woods State Park in southern Indiana.  He also presents the popular Snakes Alive program for the Indiana...

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Top 10 Tip-Up Dos and Don’ts

Amidst the focus on jigging and mobility over recent years, some proven strategies have been lost in the icy shuffle. Like tip-up fishing, which...