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Fighting climate change focus of new OPG podcast

by Editorial Staff | October 15, 2021

New podcast series by Ontario Power Generation (OPG) highlights stories of those combating climate change by reducing carbon emissions.

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Guns & Gear

OFAH report examines hunting firearms

by Editorial Staff | October 14, 2021

What firearms are reasonable for hunting is the focus of a report released today by the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH).

Profiles

Trolling for Stanley

by Jason Bain | October 14, 2021

Veteran NHL forward Matt Duchene of Haliburton is passing down the angling legacy he inherited to his own son.

Bowhunting

Discover the fun and freedom of old-school bowhunting

by Jeff Kavanagh | October 13, 2021

I had to watch every step I took through the thick grass, reeds, and bulrushes. I was making my way alongside the meandering stream in the lush flats below the beaver dam.

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Fishing

Treatment plant opposition files for probe

by Steve Galea | October 13, 2021

The Coalition of the West Credit River filed an Environmental Bill of Rights application for investigation of the town of Erin.

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Big Game

Lead a moose to water

by Scott Earl Smith | October 12, 2021

Learn how to call, track, and locate moose using Ontario’s water-rich environments with a variety of water-based strategies.

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Hunting

Ammo supply still spotty

by Jeff Helsdon | October 12, 2021

This hunting season, ammunition availability should improve but could still be limited due to consumer demand and the impact of COVID-19.

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Fishing

Lake trout genome mapped

by Jeff Helsdon | October 8, 2021

An advance in genetics will help scientists to better understand — and rehabilitate —Great Lakes lake trout.

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Fishing

Lakers spawning in Lake Erie after 60 years

by Steve Galea | October 7, 2021

The discovery of wild lake trout fry in mid-May by New York State’s Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) was confirmed in a press release.