9:30 AM Jul 15, 2015
Proceeds from hunting and fishing licenses support the management and protection of non-game species, such as cranes.
I've never understood why hunters and fishermen should carry the load for WMAs and various other wildlife areas that are maintained by -- and often purchased with -- their license dollars, while other users get a free ride.
8:30 AM Jul 14, 2015
Outdoor creatures such this fawn can be cuddly, but should be left outdoors.
Wildlife officials recently cited a man in West Virginia for having two grown whitetail bucks living in his home.
8:30 AM Jul 9, 2015
July 23 is the deadline for applying for big game quota hunts, including Tennessee's annual elk hunt
9:30 AM Jul 8, 2015
Outdoorsmen should be on the lookout for ticks.
Doctors have recently reported several cases of a new variation of a tick-borne illness similar to Lyme disease, one of 14 different diseases that can be transmitted through tick bites.
8:30 AM Jul 7, 2015
Kids and catfish are a fun combo at Marrowbone Lake.
if you just want to let a youngster dunk some worms, watch a bobber and enjoy the carefree fun of catching a few fish
11:30 AM Jun 25, 2015
Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency has stocked 950,000 Florida bass fingerlings in several lakes across the state
8:30 AM Jun 24, 2015
Non-venomous snakes, like this one, have round pupils. Venomous snakes have verticle, cat-like pupils.
Attempting to suck venom from a snakebite might seem to work in old cowboy movies, but not in real life
11:00 PM Jun 22, 2015
Some parks post signs advising visitors not to disturb fawns.
In almost every instance, the fawn is not abandoned. The mother will return and resume caring for the baby deer as soon as the human(s) depart
11:00 PM Jun 17, 2015
Sometimes minnows will catch more fish than artificial lures.
If impersonating a minnow is effective, how about using an actual minnow?
9:30 AM Jun 17, 2015
Chuck Campbell with an Old Hickory Lake shellcracker.
Shellcrackers are bluegill on steroids
11:00 PM Jun 15, 2015
although the turkey harvest is down from the two previous years, it still topped 30,000 for the 13th straight season
10:30 AM Jun 11, 2015
Hunters and fishermen have a month left in which to buy a license at the previous rate, before a hike in cost goes into effect
9:30 AM Jun 10, 2015
Catching stripe under the lights is cool in the summer.
The great thing about night fishing -- in addition to catching fish -- is that it provides an escape from the scorching daytime heat and the crowds of pleasure-boaters and water skiers
11:00 PM Jun 8, 2015
Scenic areas, such as Burgess Falls, are often trashed by litter bugs.
How lazy is someone who won't take the time to cram their refuse in the paper bag it came in and drop it in a garbage can?
11:30 AM Jun 4, 2015
Saturday, June 6, is Free Fishing Day in Tennessee
11:00 PM Jun 2, 2015
Bill Bethel hoists a hard-fighting rockfish below Cheatham Dam.
"Big" is the operative word when it comes to rockfish
12:30 PM Jun 2, 2015
Is the fall limit of six turkeys -- including hens -- too liberal?
the Commission reduced the season buck limit from three to two as had been proposed, but failed to pass a proposal to reduce fall turkey limits in several counties.