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 http://www.FOWLEDREALITY.com for the full webisode this Spring.
Each year at this time we bring you a roundup of lake surveys conducted by regional fisheries biologists with the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. This installment features Sangchris Lake and Lake Springfield. STORY & COMMENTS
The Illinois Department of Natural Resources is approaching Rock River Valley property owners over the next few weeks to ask for permission to shoot deer that could be infected with a fatal disease. STORY & COMMENTS
An electric barrier network near Chicago designed to prevent Asian carp and other species from migrating between Lake Michigan and the Mississippi River systems had a 13-minute power outage last week, officials said Friday. STORY & COMMENTS