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After more than a decade of working for a new law to limit deer harvesting, South Carolina finally passed one. South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley signed Senate Bill S.454 into law on June 8. Lawmakers, wildlife professionals, conservation-minded citizens, and

At the Boone and Crockett Club’s 29th Big Game Awards held this past week at the Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World store in Springfield, Missouri, the Club put the future of conservation on center stage with its second Jack Steele

As wildlife managers in many whitetail-rich states struggle with sinking deer populations and expanding chronic wasting disease zones, an academic study released this week suggests that the escalating number of deer/vehicular accidents in selected Eastern states could be successfully reduced

By U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe announced the agency proposes to expand hunting and fishing opportunities at 13 national wildlife refuges across the United States. This includes migratory bird, upland game, big

“The heavy, in some cases record-setting, rains that swamped much of the state this year have been a great blessing to wildlife and the landscape on which those resources depend, fueling explosive growth vegetation that provides crucial food and cover

By Jason Shipman The Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute (CKWRI) recently hosted its annual Deer Associates Meeting at the JW Marriott in San Antonio. Academics, wildlife professionals, landowners, and deer enthusiasts gathered to hear presentations highlighting the findings of current

A Colorado mother considers herself very fortunate her child escaped serious harm from a mountain lion last month. According to Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW), the mother fought off one mountain lion that attacked her child outside her home. That

Hunters can start making plans for the upcoming seasons now by applying for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Drawn Hunts. The online system is currently accepting applications and the first hunt category deadline is less than a month away.

U.S. Reps. Don Young (R-Alaska) and Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.) have introduced the bipartisan Recovering America’s Wildlife Act (H.R. 5650), calling for $1.3 billion in existing revenue from the development of energy and mineral resources on federal lands and waters be

By Rick Perry From the whitetail and mule deer habitat of the Davis Mountains to the redfish waters of Matagorda Bay, Texas was beautiful long before settlers got here. The question that has long been on my mind is this.