conservation officers rifle law

The DNR screwed up and conservation officers will pay the price

UPDATE 11-4-2017: An emergency rule was issued the ALLOWS "pistol caliber rifles," just as last year.  Link: DNR Emergency Rule If you hadn’t noticed, there...

License Schemes Needed

In 1913 the Indiana legislature passed a law requiring anglers to buy an annual license to fish in publicly owned lakes and rivers. I don’t...
genes

It’s all in the Genes- Ideas for a Better Outdoors

The mapping of the human genome brought genetic biology into the limelight and made it seem as though this is brand new science. It’s not new....
Indiana Deer Rifle Controversy

The Indiana Deer Rifle Controversy

As a Hoosier deer hunter, depending on your particular viewpoint and degree of self-interest, the sky is either falling or blue as the sapphire...

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...

Deport the Bears?

What do Hawaii and Indiana have in common? Not much other than each of these states are listed as not having a wild population...

Film Explores Climate Change Effect on Water

Convergence is a short film, recently released by Conservation Hawks with the support of numerous partners, that showcases the effects of climate change on...
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Social Media Misfires

Well, you’ve gone and done it: killed a trophy buck, or turkey, or aardvark or whatever you were hunting. What’s the first thing you...

Bass Pro Finalizes Buy-out

Is it going to be a near-perfect fit as when Baskin teamed up with Robbins, or when Cheech teamed up with Chong? Or is...
TIP

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...