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....

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...
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Indiana Bear V2.0

After all the breathless media coverage, fretting and gnashing of teeth last year when a young Michigan bear had the audacity to invade Indiana,...
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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...
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Dragonflies exude power and poise

John Myers is an avid fisherman, more than most. Few days pass where he can’t be found sitting on the banks of his favorite...
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Cheapskate’s Guide To Wild Game Food Plots

Before you spend good money on a money-pit, read this Cheapskate's Guide To Wild Game Food plots! Just about every sporting goods store has an...
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Rivers and Streams – Public or Private?

When the weather warms and we become entrenched in our beautiful spring season many Hoosiers gravitate to rivers and streams for a variety of...
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An Old Bird Survives

A few decades ago there were zero bald eagles living in Indiana. Now there are almost 300 nesting pairs in Hoosierland. What a success...
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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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Mosquitoes, Chiggers and Ticks: Dealing with Bugs

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We are now firmly in the throes of Indiana's vampire season. Every outdoor adventure between now and the first frost will include a host...