Young Bucks Outdoors

For bear basics, visit BearWise.org

For bear basics, visit BearWise.org

By Buckmasters Online

This fall as bears actively forage for food in preparation for a winter nap, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries is recommending a website for anyone who realizes there are more bears in the neighborhood than there used to be. Professionals at Wildlife and Fisheries are recommending BearWise.org as the place to learn how to coexist with the state’s gro...

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A celestial question: Is it a Harvest or a Hunter’s Moon?

A celestial question: Is it a Harvest or a Hunter’s Moon?

By Buckmasters Online

During September when days and nights begin to cool, we look to the night sky to see a brilliant Harvest Moon, the full moon that occurs nearest the autumnal equinox. It’s the moon that gives off the most light at a time when bringing in a harvest takes longer than a full day. The brilliant moonlight—if the weather is not too cloudy—is bright enough to gi...

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YBO Critter Tales

The smallest falcon has its own superpower
The smallest falcon has its own superpower

By Buckmasters Online

Photo: The American Kestrel—a small, fierce raptor. The American Kestrel is the smallest falcon in North America, but it was once misidentified as a sparrow hawk. Similar in size to a mourning dove, at nine inches in length, with a 22... READ MORE


Migrating orioles love Southern hospitality (and grape jelly)
Migrating orioles love Southern hospitality (and grape jelly)

By Buckmasters Online

Photo: An adult male Baltimore oriole enjoys his favorite grape jelly snack at a feeder. During February 2017, for the third year in a row, South Carolina became known as the state most favored as a winter home by migrating Baltimore Oriole... READ MORE


Time for a Tick Check
Time for a Tick Check

By Buckmasters Online

Bloodsucker. It’s a vampire, a science fiction film, a song title, a comic book character. Or it’s a tick. Ticks are uninvited, annoying and potentially health-risking creatures that land on you and your pets. They can carry a l... READ MORE


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Copyright 2017 by Buckmasters, Ltd