Tongass National Forest Strives to Save the Salmon & Trout by ZZ Troutski It seems fitting during these increasingly hot temperatures to change our focus from the land to the water. More and more information is coming out about how to best create and maintain a healthy watershed in communities. Not to mention, […]
Tongass National Forest Strives to Save the Salmon & Trout
Camo IS Green – Check it Out!
Being ‘green’ comes in many forms. The one that most people often identify with are the green organizations – charitable or volunteer programs that are dedicated to rebuilding habitats. There are also new businesses that have come to light that deal with everything from LED lighting to geothermal heating and cooling systems for a […]
Use Common Sense in the Great Outdoors
A Real ‘Survivor’ Vacation
For those who loved the eighties, you’ll remember that it was MacGyver who knew everything there was to know about building a shelter using nothing but ingenuity and a matchstick. For the nineties, Jack Bauer proved that you could survive the deadliest of attacks with only a pen for your defense. But in the 21st […]
Utah Land Grab Hits a Bump
Click here to help fight the biggest threat to Utah’s redrock wilderness in 20 years! Photo copyright James Kay. Utah’s leaders have declared war on Utah wilderness. They’ve created all sorts of wacky schemes to take control of federal lands in Utah – places such as Greater Canyonlands, the Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument and […]
Wildlife Managers: Keeping the Earth a Valuable Asset
There are so many debates. There is so much misinformation. From Congress to ranchers to the new battle brewing over re-opening horse slaughterhouses, it seems that the overall subject of wildlife management and control is constantly in the news and under scrutiny. Therefore, a look at the basics – the core reason why wildlife managers […]
How Hunting Tradition Is Part of Sporting Realm
No, we’re not about to break into song here, although Fiddler on the Roof has touched many hearts over time. No. what we are talking about is hunting tradition, and how ‘tradition’ is a very important part of the whole sporting realm. North America certainly has its own traditions when it comes to everything […]
All I Want for Christmas is the Beauty All Around!
Okay, we all know that the ‘sappy’ articles arrive during the holiday season. But when you truly think about it, it’s those sappy articles that remind us of how lucky we are to be alive, to be celebrating yet another close to yet another year that was filled with (hopefully) happiness and triumphs found along […]