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News

Impacts of major flooding on fishing unknown

by Steve Galea | May 17, 2019

A cold spring with high levels of precipitation caused serious flooding in Ontario. It remains to be seen what, if any, impacts it'll have on fish spawning.

Royal Ashburn - Boy by pond

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“Fore” the benefit of woods, water, and wildlife

by Mike Miller | May 1, 2019

A golf course is largely an expanse of shortly trimmed lawn that lacks in wildlife potential and is looked upon by most conservationists as a desert. However, almost all golf courses also have areas of rough grassland.

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News

Ontario renews funding for Hats for Hides

by Amey Humphries | May 17, 2019

The Ontario Government announced it would be investing $100,000 in the Hats for Hides program in a news release Tuesday. The investment is returning...

elk antlers

Big Game

Elk antlers unearthed

by Steve Galea | May 16, 2019

...he had unearthed an old pair of elk antlers still partially attached to a skull – an unusual find since elk have not roamed that part of the province...

swing jigs - bait

Walleye

Swing-jig walleye

by Tim Allard | May 14, 2019

Big on the bass scene, swing jigs can be just as good for walleye. Here are some of their advantages, along with a few proven presentations for ‘eyes.

Hunting

High ground gobblers

by Steve Galea | May 6, 2019

In the hilly part of the Canadian Shield where I hunt turkeys, one of the most common scenarios begins with a gobbler sounding off on a ridge top.

May 2018 Solunar Calendar

Solunar Calendar

May 2019 solunar calendar

by Vanessa Stark | May 1, 2019

The solunar calendar for May 2019 is now available! Get the dates and times when fish and wildlife will be most active this month...

Big Game Management Advisory Committee

Big Game

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.