Column: ODNR sets deer dates, handles other proposals

Column: ODNR sets deer dates, handles other proposals

The Ohio Wildlife Council heard proposals for Ohio’s 2018-2019 white-tailed deer hunting season dates and bag limits at Wednesday’s meetin...

February 20th, 2018 |  


ODNR sets deer dates, handles other proposals

ODNR sets deer dates, handles other proposals

The Ohio Wildlife Council heard proposals for Ohio’s 2018-2019 white-tailed deer hunting season dates and bag limits at Wednesday’s meetin...

February 12th, 2018 |  


Column:  How wildlife endures the cold weather

Column: How wildlife endures the cold weather

Now that we are approaching the middle of winter, people are pulling on parkas, adding extra blankets to their beds, and building cozy fires to keep a...

January 29th, 2018 updated: January 29th, 2018. |  



Hunting and trapping seasons proposed

Hunting and trapping seasons proposed

The 2018-2019 small game and migratory bird hunting seasons and the trapping seasons were proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Jan. 10,...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Safety important when outdoors in cold weather

Safety important when outdoors in cold weather

Well, Old Man Winter has certainly set in and as you know, the frigid temperatures are here as well. The area lakes and ponds refroze Christmas day af...

December 31st, 2017 |  


Column: Christmas break good for duck, goose hunting

Column: Christmas break good for duck, goose hunting

Christmas break is one of my favorite times of the year. Not only do I enjoy the holidays and the break from my students, it also offers me an opportu...

December 18th, 2017 updated: December 18th, 2017. |  


Column: Deer gun harvest up since last year

Column: Deer gun harvest up since last year

The extremely mild weather last week was very beneficial as deer hunters checked 72,814 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2017 weeklong deer-gun hunti...

December 4th, 2017 updated: December 4th, 2017. |  


Column: Waterfowl hunting season in Ohio was off-target

Column: Waterfowl hunting season in Ohio was off-target

As the second split of the north zone waterfowl season arrives this week, I can’t help but share my frustration with the local waterfowl season date...

November 18th, 2017 updated: November 19th, 2017. |  


Deer gun season to start this month

Deer gun season to start this month

Deer hunting is an extremely popular activity for sportsmen and women statewide, and Ohio’s white-tailed deer continue to provide hunters across...

November 6th, 2017 |  


Weather not great for waterfowl season start

Weather not great for waterfowl season start

The youth waterfowl season as well as the regular waterfowl opening weekend has come and gone. The weather was certainly less than desirable. It was m...

October 23rd, 2017 |