Posts Tagged ‘Deer’

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Ask a CO: Are detachable magazines allowed when shotgun hunting?

Ask a CO takes Ontario OUT of DOORS readers’ questions and utilizes the knowledge of Conservation Officers to find the answers.

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Deer yards: how the landscape aids winter survival

Year-round, I have deer in my yard, but my yard isn’t a deer yard. A “deer yard” is an area where deer concentrate during the winter months.

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The big game feast

Columnist Gord Ellis shares his tradition of celebrating hunting and family with a meal dubbed “BeastFeast.”

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New measures reduce risk of CWD entering Ontario

Additional regulations meant to prevent Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) from entering Ontario were introduced on December 17.

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Lame doe overcame injury or illness

A unique doe harvested southwest of Ottawa last December either overcame an injury or infection in a leg joint, experts believe,

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What constitutes a species?

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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Province bolsters CWD efforts

A proposal meant to drastically reduce the risk of CWD from entering the province was announced on July 15 on the Environmental Registry of Ontario.

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Preparing the lick

Deer use minerals heaviest during the spring and into the summer. If you plan on setting a mineral site, get it going as early as possible.

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Deer groups merging

The Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) and National Deer Alliance (NDA) will merge into a single deer conservation “super group.”