- Bill Watch - 02/16/2014
Only hunters could bait deer
Delegate David Fraser-Hidalgo isn’t a hunter, doesn’t have anything against hunting and believes there are too many deer in the county he represents, Montgomery.
Consequently, the Democrat has introduced House Bill 860 that will make it illegal to feed deer in Maryland unless you are hunting them.
American Woodcock Society created
The Ruffed Grouse Society has created the American Woodcock Society, a branch of RGS initiated to expand forest habitat efforts and upland hunting opportunities to new landscapes across the nation.
McIntyre wins writing award
Carl Zeiss Sports Optics, manufacturer of high performance sports optics, has named Thomas McIntyre, field editor with Sports Afield and a contributing editor with Field & Stream magazines, as its 2013 Carl Zeiss Outdoor Writer of the Year.
Duck numbers increase big time in W.Va.
Wildlife biologists in West Virginia counted 8,797 ducks and 6,709 Canada geese during the annual mid-winter waterfowl survey conducted in early January, according to Steve Wilson, waterfowl biologist for the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources Wildlife Resources Section.
Hartzell named top wildlife manager
Richard “Rick” Hartzell, wildlife manager for the Little River Wildlife Management Area on the Monongahela National Forest in Pocahontas County, was recently selected by the West Virginia State Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation as its Wildlife Manager of the Year. He was presented the Making Tracks Award at the annual awards banquet Jan. 11.
Meshach Browning would say ‘Just do it’
I wonder if it is possible to attach a
GPS unit to legislation that has been
introduced at the Maryland General
19 Md. natural resources police officers graduate
The ranks of the
Maryland Natural Resources Police
grew by 19 with the graduation on
Jan. 24 of the latest class of recruits.
A trophy bull elk was found
dead in early January on
Pennsylvania’s elk range,
the apparent victim of winter
wildlife feeding. It is
illegal to feed elk.
Blown nose brings buck on the run
Manning has hunted deer for
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