Hunting News

Deer harvest down 7.8 percent from 2016

Deer harvest down 7.8 percent from 2016

By North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

A survey of the 2016-2017 hunting season shows hunters across the state reported harvesting 149,811 deer—a 7.8 percent decrease from the previous season, and 11.2 percent below the 10-year average. The survey showed harvests declined across all 9 districts, ranging from 1.2 percent in District 9 to 14.1 percent in District 5. “We expect ...

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Study examines Americans’ disconnect with nature

Study examines Americans’ disconnect with nature

By US Fish and Wildlife Service

Contact with nature is an important part of growing up and linking Americans to each other, yet competing priorities keep too many adults and children from getting outdoors. That’s just one of the findings from a new national study of Americans’ relationship to nature. The study results also reveal both an alarming disconnection with nature, b...

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Recent Hunting News

Federal Premium to Introduce New Ammunition
Federal Premium to Introduce New Ammunition

By Federal Premium

Federal Premium Ammunition is proud to introduce a lineup of new high-performance products the 2017 NRA Meetings and Exhibits Show in Atlanta, Georgia, April 27-30. The introductions include Federal Premium Gold Medal Berger, Federal Premiu... READ MORE


Turkey hunting starting May 1
Turkey hunting starting May 1

By Utah Division of Wildlife Resources

Utah's general statewide turkey hunt starts April 28 for hunters who will be 17 years of age or younger on July 31. On May 1, turkey hunting is open for hunters of all ages. Permits will be available until the hunt ends on May 31. Hunters ... READ MORE


Michigan creates panel on chronic wasting disease
Michigan creates panel on chronic wasting disease

By Michigan Department of Natural Resources

Recognizing the challenge posed by chronic wasting disease in Michigan’s white-tailed deer population, the Natural Resources Commission has adopted a resolution to engage the scientific community to help identify practices that addres... READ MORE


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