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BaSsMaStEr shared this photo with us. his first buck behind his house in November with his dad’s 30-06 from about 40 yards out. “I just put him in the middle hoped for the best and shot. It worked to; he only ran like 60 feet and then rolled down hill.”
White-tailed deer will enter the peak of breeding season in a few short weeks, and waterfowl are arriving at refuges and hunting areas. We are coming into the heart of the fall hunting and migration season. Don’t wait too long to get outside and enjoy everything fall has to offer. STORY & COMMENTS
Someone dumped a truckload of trash late last week on the very spot where Saturday’s Sangamon River cleanup is supposed to start. So much garbage was strewn across the dirt driveway that it blocked access to the canoe launch on Irwin Bridge Road. STORY & COMMENTS
Ken and Marcia Polhamus, who are volunteers for the National Wild Turkey Federation, Illinois Conservation Foundation and others, are finalists for Field & Stream Magazine’s “Heroes of Conservation” award. STORY & COMMENTS