Editorial: Politicians Vote to Destroy Tradition of Deer Hunting

The General Assembly passed Senate Bill 109 and cleared the way for a mass expansion of the captive cervid industry in Indiana. Elected officials...

Sportsmen Should Oppose Resolution to Transfer National Lands

National public lands are an American treasure. Those of us who value our natural resources and support the conservation of America’s fish, forest and...

More Like the Imitation Zone…

I know ATA has been over for weeks and I, the Gear Editor, haven't written anything. That's my fault. I apologize. But only kind...
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Indiana Public Question 1 Approved- What’s Next?

Indiana Public Question 1 has easily been approved by voters. At last count, the margin was around 80% approval. That is known as “a...
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Stealing Alaska’s Wildlife

Who owns the wildlife in this country? In many European countries, the owner of the land owns the animals living on the land. That’s...
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The DNR screwed up and conservation officers will pay the price

If you hadn’t noticed, there was a pretty big screw-up in this year’s printed hunting regulations and Indiana’s Conservation Officers are left holding the...

2016 Year End Review

Brushing aside the small group of social media drama queens who are proclaiming “2016 is the worse EVER!” our rapidly-fading year was like every...

Brandon Butler Responds: Captive Killing Pollutes Society’s View of Hunting

Editor's Note: We recently published a column by Brandon Butler in which he explained why he (and many, many other Hoosier hunters) are opposed...
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Obama Administration Gives Final One-Finger Salute to Hunters and Anglers

There’s no doubt the now-out-of-power Obama administration was the most anti-hunting, anti-gun and anti-outdoorsmen administration ever elected. Now, America’s sportsmen are left with the...
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The Looting Of Indiana’s Hunting Heritage

When we watch the looting and destruction during recent rioting, we wonder why anyone would want to destroy their neighborhood and the future of...

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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