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Big game advisory committee to focus on moose review

by Steve Galea | April 24, 2019

Ontario has a new Big Game Management Advisory Committee, (BGMAC.) The announcement introducing the committee, made on April 17, fulfilled a promise to the outdoors community by the Ford government.

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Knives for all your needs

by OOD in partnership with Camillus Knives. | April 1, 2019

Knives, like much of the other hunting and fishing gear we carry, are tools designed for specific uses. That’s why experienced anglers and hunters put a lot of thought into choosing the right knife for the job at hand.

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Provincial budget cuts hit MNRF hard

by Steve Galea | April 18, 2019

The Ford government’s provincial budget, released on April 11, has reduced the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry’s (MNRF) budget by $161.7 million, with the bulk of that coming from the Emergency Forest Firefighting portion.

Wild Turkey

Turkey calling crash course

by Al Davy | April 17, 2019

Calling in a boisterous gobbler in full strut is a thrilling dimension of the hunt and it’s not a secret art. With a bit of practice on a box call, mouth call, or pot-and-peg call, you can be talking turkey.

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Gobies in the Rideau Canal

by Lonnie King | April 10, 2019

A routine fish salvage exercise last fall on the Rideau Canal at Edmunds Locks found a new and unwelcome species in the Rideau River — round gobies.

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Fishing

Travel for hunters and anglers

by Don Sangster | April 5, 2019

Ensure you and your hunting and fishing gear make it to your destination intact.

Solunar April 2018

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April 2019 solunar calendar

by Vanessa Stark | April 4, 2019

RCMP

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Parliament lets RCMP off the hook

by Editorial Staff | April 2, 2019

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police was let off a possible charge of contempt of parliament in connection to provisions of Bill C-71 yet to come into force.