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Illinois hunting and fishing

Scott Moore of Green Valley, IL. shot this 9 point at Sandridge State Forest on Oct. 12, 2012.

Posted on Sun, October 21, 2012

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Fowled Reality - Shooting Snow geese and Specklebellies in Southern Illinois

With the duck and dark goose migration at a standstill, Fowled Reality met up with some friends in the far reaches of southern Illinois to do some snow goose hunting and specklebelly hunting. Having success on snow geese without an e-caller is challenging, but with the right setup it can be done! The crew put down 12 snow geese and 12 speckebellies over the course of the weekend. Stay tuned to for the full webisode this Spring.
Posted on Fri, January 20, 2012

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Illinois Big Buck Stories

Mike Ridings’ 17-pointer

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: Macoupin

Date and Season: Nov. 12, 2011; Bow

Notable: Shot 173-incher at 10 yards


Ernie Hires’ 30-pointer

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: Edgar

Date and Season: Nov. 18, 1994; Shotgun

Notable: Buck scored 258 6/8 inches and survived slug wounds in 1992 and 1993.



Illinois Big Fish Stories

Wayne Schneider’s 3-10 crappie

Illinois hunting and fishing

County: Peoria

Size: 3 pounds, 10 ounces; 18 inches

Date: March 27, 2009

Notable: High water yields slab crappie.



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