An airplane chat between a vegetarian and a hunter yields unexpected
common ground, largely over a mutual love and respect for wildlife.
by Brendan Leonard,
Jun 04, 2012
Hunters, gun owners and NRA members need an articulate spokesman, but a
loudmouth like Ted Nugent is not the ideal candidate.
by Pat Wray,
May 23, 2012
Some hunters claim wolves are killing too many deer and elk in northwestern Montana, but the facts indicate otherwise -- although those facts are easily lost in all the emotional rhetoric.
by Christina Nealson,
Apr 26, 2012
When a trapper posted photos of himself with a dying wolf on Facebook, the resulting angry, hate-filled uproar on the Internet accomplished nothing useful.
by Erin Zwiener,
Apr 23, 2012
Hunting tag auctions may get too pricey for a lot of Western hunters, but they also raise significant money for conservation projects.
by Marian Lyman Kirst,
Apr 15, 2012
Steven Radosevich writes simple, painful, personal essays
about the changing landscape of the Pacific Northwest in his new
book, Good Wood: Growth, Loss and
by Annie Dawid,
Aug 21, 2006
The Conservation Reserve Program has encouraged millions of acres of idled farmland to be used as wildlife habitat, but now it may be plowed under by a budget-cutting Congress.
by Stephanie Paige Ogburn,
Oct 12, 2011
Spend enough time around a bird feeder, and you’ll realize that nature is
less like a poetic cartoon and more like a gritty crime novel by someone like
by Dennis Hinkamp,
Sep 21, 2011
Carter Niemeyer's memoir Wolfer is the entertaining story of a government trapper who loves wildlife - especially serious predators like wolves.
by Hal Herring,
Aug 21, 2011
Mountain lions can be dangerous, but the risk is over-rated and well worth accepting for those of us who want to live in a truly wild West.
by Dan Miller,
Aug 10, 2011