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Association Commends the Service for Opening 38 National Wildlife Refuges

Mallard drake comes in for a landing at Colusa National Wildlife Refuge. Mike Peters photo Washington D.C. – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Association of Fish & Wildlife agencies recently learned that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), for the next 30 days, using previously appropriated funds, will bring back a limited number of employees to resume work on high priority projects and activities at 38 National Wildlife Refuges. “The Association would like to thank Acting Secretary David Bernh...
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Arkansas Wildlife Waterfowl Report for Jan. 9, 2019

Arkansas Wildlife Waterfowl Report for Jan. 9, 2019 USA – -(Ammoland.com)  Weather Patterns Continue to Affect Duck Numbers.Anecdotally, we've heard of some good waterfowl hunts of late, mixed in with reports of terrible hunts through the Delta and elsewhere. It's a matter of being in the right place at the right time, apparently, what with all the water the state has taken on since fall. Ducks haven't necessarily been at peak migration numbers to this point, but what birds are here is sprea...
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Ohio Hunters Harvest More Than 14,000 Deer During Muzzleloader Season

Ohio Hunters Harvest More Than 14,000 Deer During Muzzleloader Season COLUMBUS, OH – -(AmmoLand.com)- Hunters checked 14,182 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s muzzleloader season, Jan. 5-8, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). During last year’s muzzleloader season, 13,268 white-tailed deer were checked. Hunters still have opportunities to pursue deer this winter, as archery season remains open through Sunday, Feb. 3 2019. The ODNR Division of Wildlife remains committed...
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Wolf Harvested in Montana’s Region 6 as Wolves Expand Territories

Wolf Harvested in Montana's Region 6 as Wolves Expand Territories Montana – -(AmmoLand.com)- According to Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, a wolf was legally harvested Jan. 7, 2019, by a local hunter near Glasgow in Valley Co. FWP officials have inspected and tagged the animal. This is the first wolf to be harvested in Region 6, which is part of wolf management unit 400, since wolves were removed from the endangered species list in Montana in 2011. FWP manages wolves across Montana under a s...
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Master Coyote Hunting by Michael Huff, a Unique Breakthrough Coyote Hunting Book

Master Coyote Hunting by Michael Huff USA –  -(AmmoLand.com)- Both veterans and novices will become better coyote hunters after reading Master Coyote Hunting written by the award-winning author and expert coyote hunting guide, Michael Huff. Master Coyote Hunting by Michael Huff This is the most detailed and comprehensive coyote hunting book ever written, its chapters include everything needed to master the difficult art of locating and luring coyotes to a gun or camera. Included is informa...
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HAVA Hosts Wounded Women and Men on NM Elk Hunt

HAVA Hosts Wounded Women and Men on NM Hunt Wittington Center, NM-  -(Ammoland.com)-  Honored American Veterans Afield (HAVA) and the Monroe Schuler Foundation took 5-female and 5-male disabled hunters to the New Mexico high country on their 7th Annual HAVA/Monroe-Schuler Elk Hunt in early December. Supported by 13 HAVA volunteers and 10 registered guides, these disabled veterans overcame the elements above 12,000 feet at the Vermejo Park Ranch to harvest 8 elk over a 4-day period with each g...
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MT FWP Looking for Review of Proposed Hunting Access Conservation Easement

Buxbaum-Boulder Creek Ranch USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) is looking for public input on its proposal to accept the public hunting access component of a conservation easement on the Buxbaum-Boulder Creek Ranch between Drummond and Philipsburg. The 1,193-acre Ranch includes native grasslands, forested draws, wetlands, and aspen stands. Under the proposal, Five Valleys Land Trust (FVLT) would purchase a conservation easement on the ranch to permanently protect the ...
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Is The Tradition of Squirrel Hunting Dying Out?

David points out that there is still two months of prime squirrel hunting season left in the new year. Remington Model 33 Rifle and a Grey Squirrel USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Every year when deer season ends, hunters all over the country put their guns away, start watching football. Or wait until spring for the turkeys to start gobbling and rarely bother to get out in the woods during the months in between. But they're missing out on one of the most fun things to do during the winter downtime, a...
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Becoming an Outdoor Woman Ice Fishing Class Offered Near Fort Peck, MT

Lizzie and a rainbow trout -(Ammoland.com)-Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks' Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) program is sponsoring an ice fishing class near Fort Peck, over Jan. 4-5, 2019.The event will begin with an evening “classroom” portion on Fri., Jan. 4 from 6-8 p.m., at the Fort Peck Interpretive Center.  Anglers will learn about ice fishing gear, tactics, dressing to stay warm, how to be safe on the ice, and more.On Sat. morning from 8 a.m.-12 p.m., anglers will be on the ice where t...
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Twist: American Criticizes UK Shooting Traditions?

Opinion Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- Americans are often encouraged by   to embrace United Kingdom-style gun control.This would entail restrictive gun owner licensing, a near total ban on all handguns (handguns are permitted but heavily restricted in Northern Ireland), a ban on commonly-owned semi-automatic rifles, and a near prohibition on the use of firearms and even non-lethal alternatives for self-defense. Moreover, U.S. gun controllers are egged on in the...
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Ekuja Hunting Safaris – Where Dreams Become a Reality

Ekuja Hunting Safaris – Where Dreams Become a Reality U.S.A. – (AmmoLand.com) Ekuja Hunting Safaris, owned and operated by Drikus Swanepoel, has grown into one of Africas’s premier hunting outfitters. It is the ideal hunting destination for first-time African hunters, experienced well-travelled hunters as well as non-hunting observers and family groups.Due to the quality and diversity of their hunting areas throughout Namibia, South Africa and Zambia, they offer plains and big game hunting saf...
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Swazi Apparel Introduces the Ultralite Tahr Jacket

Tahr XP U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- Premium New Zealand brand Swazi Apparel, creators of the award-winning Tahr XP, will once again make the 6,900-mile journey from heartland New Zealand to showcase their range of high-quality hunting clothing, including the release of their new Ultralite Tahr jacket, to SCI attendees at the 2019 SCI Hunters’ Convention in Reno, Nevada, Jan. 9-12, 2019.Twenty-four years of in-house product design and manufacturing experience allow Swazi to bring a whole new appro...
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Arizona Big Game Super Raffle Offering “Early Bird” Prizes

Enter now to win one of eight Canyon super duty coolers. Arizona Big Game Super Raffle PHOENIX — -(AmmoLand.com)- The deadline to enter the 14th annual Arizona Big Game Super Raffle is still months away, but Dec. 31 is the last day to be eligible to win the “early bird” prize for December — one of eight Canyon super duty coolers.For each online order for raffle tickets placed through Dec. 31, a hopeful hunter will receive one chance to win a cooler through an incentive drawing conducted by th...
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A Quest with Traditional Bows And Cedar Arrows

By Dennis Dunn Dennis Dunn Sitka Blacktail, taken with a traditional bows and cedar arrows USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- As all serious bowhunters know, determination, persistence, and patience are the ultimate keys to success in the achievement of any hunting goal.My recent November hunt on Sitkinak Island, AK, reconfirmed that conviction for the umpteenth time! Though I had taken a Sitka Blacktail forked-horn many years ago on the way to my Super Slam, five additional hunts in pursuit of a trophy-...
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Hair-Raising Seminars at the 2019 SCI Hunters’ Convention #sciconvention

USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Opportunities to learn new hunting techniques or refine old ones, discover imaginative ways to prepare wild game, or to glean tips on the best care for equipment and gear are yours to take advantage of in the dozens of informative and educational seminars offered at the 2019 SCI Hunters’ Convention. Plan to attend the Convention Jan. 9-12, 2019 in Reno, Nevada.In addition to the highly popular seminars presented by Jim Shockey and Craig Boddington, the following seminar...
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Advantage Hunting Blinds: Sometimes Good Things do Come in Large Packages

Advantage Hunting Dual Threat Bow or Gun Combo Blind U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- The holiday season is upon us and hunters can be very difficult to buy gifts for. Common themes include clothing, to keep them comfortable, cozy and protected from the elements; tools they can use to be more successful or simply something to make their time outdoors more enjoyable. Wouldn't it be great if you could get all that in one package?Thanks to Advantage Hunting Blinds, you can.In addition to concealing you f...
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Mearns’ Quail Season Opens Friday in Arizona

Mearns' Quail Season Opens Friday in Arizona PHOENIX – -(AmmoLand.com)- The wait is over for hunters eager to get out and stomp around the often steep and rocky terrain of southeastern Arizona in search of Mearns’ quail.The season begins Friday, Dec. 7, and runs through Feb. 10, 2019. The season for Gambel’s, scaled and California quail has been underway since Oct. 19 and also closes Feb. 10, 2019.A valid Arizona hunting or combination license is required for all hunters 10 and older. All yout...
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$400K in RMEF Grants Spice Up Idaho Elk Country

$400K in RMEF Grants Spice Up Idaho Elk Country MISSOULA, Mont. —-(Ammoland.com)- The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation awarded $396,140 in grant funding for habitat stewardship work, research and hunting heritage projects in Idaho.“There is a substantial need for scientific data to get a better handle on struggling elk populations in parts of Idaho,” said Blake Henning, RMEF chief conservation officer. “This grant funding also assists wolf management and supports thinning, noxious weed control, p...
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Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris & Craig Boddington Offer Leopard Hunting Opportunity

Donated by Jamy Traut Hunting Safari. All proceeds will benefit wildlife conservation and protecting the opportunity to hunt. Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris & Craig Boddington Offer Leopard Hunting Opportunity USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Safari Club International, Jamy Traut Hunting Safaris and Craig Boddington have teamed-up to offer an unequaled leopard hunting opportunity.Slated to be sold at the dinner auction on Saturday night at the upcoming Safari Club International Convention in Reno, Nevada,...
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How to Prepare Waterfowl for the Freezer – VIDEO by Brad Fenson

USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Well-known outdoor communicator and master wild game chef, Brad Fenson, has some great tips on preparing waterfowl for storage in your freezer in a new how-to video sponsored by Kent Cartridge. Want to learn the best way to freeze waterfowl meat after a successful day in the blind? Watch this video to learn how to freeze waterfowl the right way. Brad Fenson is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys hunting, fishing and unique adventures. His passion for the outdoors leads him ac...
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2018 Minnesota Governor’s Deer Opener After Action Report

2018 Minnesota Governor’s Deer Opener After Action Report: Surely this fellow won the Hunter's Orange contest. MINNESOTA – -(AmmoLand.com)-   The cult like following of the Minnesota deer hunters hunting camps is legendary so when I got invited to the 2018 Minnesota Governor’s Deer Opener in Hinckley, Minnesota I jumped at the chance. I had attended the 2017 event last year in Grand Rapids, Minn. and had a blast. This year promised to be even more fun.The event is a big banquet put on by the M...
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New York Times Traditional Ammo Reporting Hits Left of Center

New York Times Traditional Ammo Reporting Hits Left of Center U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- I just knew it was too good to be true. Splashed across the New York Times this weekend was a feature article that showed respectful and even positive imagery of a hunter harvesting an elk.I know. I thought the same thing. New York Times? Really? I couldn’t believe it, that was, until I saw the headline that read: Poisoned Wildlife and Tainted Meat: Why Hunters Are Moving Away From Lead Bullets.Dutifully, I ...
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Hog Hunting Success 2018 with Shawnee Ridge

Opinion John Farnam Hog Hunting Success 2018 Ft Collins, CO –-(Ammoland.com)- Recently, at Shawnee Ridge in OH, I used my FS/7.62×51 (POF Revolution Rifle with folding stock, Vortex optic, and assorted other gear of my specification upgrades) to shoot a wild pig (150lbs) and a female Fallow Deer (100 lbs).Range to both animals was 50m.Ammunition was 150gr Barnes Vor-TX (all copper, except for the plastic ballistic tip). This ammunition runs flawlessly through the FS/7.62×51 rifle.Only one sho...
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Sportsmen Share Top Factors in Finding a Place to Hunt

Sportsmen Share Top Factors in Finding a Place to Hunt FERNANDINA BEACH, FL. –-(Ammoland.com)- When it comes to finding that perfect place to hunt, a lot of factors play into the decision, a recent HunterSurvey.com survey discovered. At the top of that list is the availability and abundance of game hunted. In a question that allowed for multiple answers, 48 percent of those surveyed said this was a critical factor in their decision. Not surprisingly, hunters want to hunt where they feel they h...
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Hunting Season Closes on Par with Recent Years in West-Central Montana

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) reports that the numbers at the hunter check station near Darby were up slightly from last year, with 169 elk and 33 mule deer. Photo by Jim Shuler Montana – -(AmmoLand.com)- Montana’s general big game hunting season closed Sunday, Nov. 25th, 2018, with deer and elk harvest totals recorded at west-central Montana’s two hunter check stations on par with recent years.Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) reports that the numbers at the hunter check station nea...
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Deer Assault At The Outhouse, Once Upon A Time

Fiction The Old Outhouse in the Snow Covered Field USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Once upon a time at the edge of the hardwood forest, near the outhouse, the deer attacked the old man.Even though the old man had given up deer hunting many years ago he still kept his huunting license current. But due to age, health issues and a few military related injuries it was getting harder and harder for the old man to walk in his forest and stalk the four-legged prey.There was no flat ground in the forest, and...
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2019 Outstanding Hunting Achievement Award Winner Announced

2019 Outstanding Hunting Achievement Award Winner Announced DALLAS –-(Ammoland.com)- The Outstanding Hunting Achievement Award (OHAA) committee has selected Rick Warren as the 2019 award recipient. Warren will be presented the prestigious award at the DSC Convention and Expo, Mogambo: Dagga Boy Danger, during the Saturday evening banquet on Jan. 19, 2019.The OHAA is given solely for outstanding achievements in the finite area of big game hunting.“DSC is honored to name Rick as a member of this...
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NRA Hunter Education Online Course Now Available in West Virginia

NRA Hunter Education Online Course Now Available in West Virginia FAIRFAX, Va. -(Ammoland.com)- The National Rifle Association’s award-winning free NRA Hunter Education online course is now available in the state of West Virginia. West Virginia is the latest addition as NRA works to make the course available to new hunters in all 50 states.West Virginia joins Oklahoma, New Mexico, Texas, Connecticut, Florida and Oregon as states that accept the free NRA online Hunter Education course as a prer...
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Kansas Pheasant Hunt For Youth & Women At Waconda Lake December 8th, 2018

Kansas 2018 Youth and Women’s Pheasant Hunt CAWKER CITY, Kansas  – -(AmmoLand.com)- The 2018 Youth and Women’s Pheasant Hunt at Waconda Lake in Mitchell County is set for Saturday, December 8. The annual hunt is sponsored by the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KDWPT), as well as local businesses and community members. Women and youth 11-16 are eligible and must apply by contacting the Glen Elder Area Office, 785-545-3345, by Monday, Dec. 3, 2018. Up to 40 applicants will be s...
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Pennsylvania Preliminary Three-Day Bear Harvest Results

Pennsylvania Preliminary Three-Day Bear Harvest Results Pennsylvania – -(AmmoLand.com)- Hunters during the third day of Pennsylvania’s statewide bear season harvested 211 bears, raising the three-day total to 1,833 – a 12 percent increase over the 1,628 bears taken during the 2017 season’s first three days.Bears have been harvested in 54 counties so far during the statewide season, which closes today.The top 10 bears processed at check stations by Wednesday were either estimated or confirmed t...
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