Young Bucks Outdoors

Save lakes and rivers, rebrand the fish ... and have a sandwich!

Save lakes and rivers, rebrand the fish ... and have a sandwich!

By Buckmasters Online

Photo: Silver carp jumping in the Fox River. Although there are no accurate estimates of Asian carp populations in U.S. waters, there are believed to be millions. At times, they have totaled up to 90% of all fish populations on some backwaters of the Mississippi River. Illinois has developed a nifty, new promotional tool in their effort to save the Great Lakes from one of ...

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How hydrologists solved the Devil’s Kettle disappearing waterfall mystery

How hydrologists solved the Devil’s Kettle disappearing waterfall mystery

By Buckmasters Online

Photo: Devil’s Falls is one of the most unusual waterfalls to be found anywhere. The falls split in two at the top, and one fork flows down the Brule River, while the other empties into a cauldron and seemingly disappears. It was a geological mystery for the ages, an inexplicable puzzle as to why all the water from half a waterfall completely disappeared into a very ...

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YBO Critter Tales

What’s older than dinosaurs? Snappers!
What’s older than dinosaurs? Snappers!

By Buckmasters Online

Photo: Alligator snapping turtle. There’s no doubt about it. Snapping turtles are survivors. Really, really old survivors. Their fossilized remains tell scientists their ancestors called earth home 230 million years ago in the Triassi... READ MORE


Please, don’t kidnap the wildlife babies!
Please, don’t kidnap the wildlife babies!

By Buckmasters Online

Photo: This newborn fawn is so new his mom hasn’t had time to hide him yet. April through September are busy months for wildlife moms and babies. Warm weather arrived and wooded areas and back yards are filled with newborns—deer... READ MORE


Birds are migrating, and you can help them arrive safely
Birds are migrating, and you can help them arrive safely

By Buckmasters Online

Photo: Purple martins are among the earliest to arrive from their winter vacations. Photo courtesy Henry T. McLin. Twice a year, it’s a high-in-the-sky event as temperatures warm and vast movements of birds leave their winter vacation... READ MORE


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