Hunting Notebook

#1-Weisman-2017 bird numbers October 26, 2017

Pheasant Season Just Around the Corner

By Steve Weisman I am sure that Iowa’s pheasant hunters have Saturday, October 28

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(photo by Steve Weisman) Iowa’s waterfowl hunters are hoping to see scenes like this flock of Canada geese during the 2017 waterfowl season. August 29, 2017

2017 waterfowl seasons and bag limits set

By Steve Weisman Here it is in late August, and I am already looking forward to

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Photo courtesy Iowa DNR August 28, 2017

First hunting season just around the corner

By Steve Weisman Are you ready for this one? The first hunting season is just around

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Spring Turkey Hunting

By Clark Schmitz Whether you hunt with a shotgun or bow, the spring turkey season

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coyote-calling March 10, 2017

Coyote Calling Evolution

By Clark Schmitz The Wiley coyote has provided sportsman with a hunting challenge

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Shed Antler Hunting

By Clark Schmitz Many avid deer hunters enjoy shed hunting nearly as much as deer

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trent January 24, 2017

First Harvest

by Clark Schmitz As the 2016 Iowa archery deer season approached Trent Hanner was

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Persistence Pays

by Clark Schmitz During the summer of 2014 I had the great fortune of getting to

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Fuzzy Bucks

By Clark Schmitz I have to admit North Dakota was never very high on my list of

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Pointer Conditioning

By Bob Konz Hunting season is getting closer, so you have cleaned your shotgun,

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NW IA Pheasant Hunt

On the morning of November 19, 2016 Justin and Jessica Eisma headed out with their

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cover November 8, 2016

Fall issue on stands now

The fall issue of Northwest Iowa Outdoors is now out. This free tabloid-style

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