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a floating wood duck

News

Counting wood ducks

by Steve Galea | May 24, 2022

The Northern Development, Mines, Natural Resources, and Forestry’s (NDMNRF) Airboat Duck Banding program returned for its 25th season in 2021.

Outfitter Financial's Scott A. Morrow holds a line of fish Feat

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Guiding you to Wealth and Beyond

by Scott Morrow | April 21, 2022

Outfitter Financial is Guiding Anglers and Hunters to Wealth and Beyond, one client at a time in the great outdoors.

tent and canoe on a shoreline

News

Booking campsites made easier

by Editorial Staff | May 21, 2022

Last year’s record number of campsite reservations in Ontario provided an incentive for updating the reservation system.

walleye on a green lure

Fishing

Going green for walleye

by Tim Allard | May 19, 2022

Fishing a greenish bait gives me confidence on many waterbodies. Logically, I know it matches many types of walleye forage.

close-up maw of the invasive sea lamprey

News

Controlling lamprey numbers

by Jeff Helsdon | May 19, 2022

Lamprey control efforts are expected to return to normal this year after two years of pandemic restrictions.

bull moose on a roadway

Big Game

Salvaging roadkill

by Ken Doherty | May 17, 2022

An interest in harvesting or foraging roadkill aka bushmeat, double-dead meat, or minivan manna, has grown considerably.

Boats move along the Trent-Severn Waterway on Canal Lake.

News

Trent-Severn Waterway opens Friday

by Editorial Staff | May 17, 2022

The Trent-Severn Waterway will open on schedule this Victoria Day long weekend for the first time since 2019.

Jerry Darkes on a Superior adventure

Fishing

Chasing Lake Superior adventure

by Jerry Darkes | May 17, 2022

It was good to be back on Lake Superior chasing coaster brook trout. The sun was up and the winds were down. After a hearty breakfast provided by our hosts at Bowman Island Lodge, it was time to head out on the water for the day.

firearms law

News

Selling firearms requires validation

by Jeff Helsdon | May 13, 2022

Firearms sellers must verify the validity of the buyer’s licence and confirm their identity as part of new federal firearm regulations.

ducks in the wetlands

News

Wetlands get support

by Editorial Staff | May 12, 2022

The province is investing $6.7 million to aid approximately 150 wetland projects across the province, funding six conservation partners.