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Hunting during a pandemic

by Dr. Keith Munro | September 18, 2020

By planning ahead and making some changes, hunters can keep doing what they love while contributing to the fight against COVID-19.

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Responsible stewardship of the Canadian environment

by Editorial Staff | August 28, 2020

The responsible stewardship of our country's natural environment is a truly Canadian priority as we treasure our outdoor experiences.

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Yo-Zuri Duel Hardcore baits

by Editorial Staff | July 31, 2020

Duel has been recognized as a world leader in the tackle industry’s manufacturing of high quality fishing products for nearly 50 years.

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Ontario aids US wildfire battle

by Editorial Staff | September 18, 2020

Ontario has sent 19 specially trained personnel to assist firefighting efforts in Oregon, the province announced on Friday, Sept. 18.

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Northumberland County votes down fall turkey hunt

by Steve Galea | September 17, 2020

Northumberland County council has voted to prohibit the WMU 72's newly introduced fall turkey hunt in Northumberland County Forest.

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No cormorant hunt in Toronto, city reminds

by Editorial Staff | September 15, 2020

Hunting is not permitted in Toronto, the city reminded hunters on the eve of a new hunting season for double-crested cormorants.


MEC bought by US investment firm

by Editorial Staff | September 15, 2020

A US equity firm is buying Canadian outdoor goods retailer Mountain Equipment Co-op (MEC).

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Hunter orange protects dogs, too

by Tom Goldsmith | September 14, 2020

Wearing hunter orange in the field is required by law to keep humans safe in the woods, but what about our dogs?

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The duck "web"

by Bob Bailey | September 11, 2020

Bob Bailey shares insights from countless hours of observing how migratory ducks behave and communicate within their flocks.

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Big Game

What constitutes a species?

by Bruce Ranta | September 9, 2020

What species is that? It’s a phrase we often hear. Unfortunately, and all too often, the answer provided is wrong, or only partially correct.

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Out to lunch with fall turkeys

by Al Davy | September 8, 2020

Fall wild turkeys are not the hormone-driven lovebirds of spring. To get your fall bird, you have to find foods like these where you hunt.