Hunting Notebook

adventure January 4, 2013

Iowa DNR announces new fishing and hunting license options

Article compliments of The Iowa DNR is excited to announce several new

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#1-Weisman-pheasants-approaching-point November 29, 2012

Take your time

By Steve Weisman Outdoor Writer At this point in my life, if I couldn’t pheasant

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evo November 6, 2012

Air Force Vet Helps Disabled to Access Outdoors

By Larry Myhre | Reprinted from the Sioux City Journal When Trent Wright bought 35

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Floppy1 November 4, 2012

Nov. Trail Camera Placement

Now is the time to get those trail cameras set for the loads of deer activity in

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Colorado Mule Deer - Velvet Buck November 1, 2012

Third Time’s A Charm

 By Clark Schmitz With just enough morning light my guide “Miles Fedinec” and I

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Doves_Us September 24, 2012


In 2011, I remember all the anti-hunter comments against dove hunting, and I am so

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Buck in Cornfield September 17, 2012

Trimming Up

When setting up a camera, make sure the deer and other animals will be the only

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Old farmsteads are another valuable winter cover area for pheasants.  These too are disappearing due to economics.  Farmers are knocking down these unused and dilapidated buildings to get them off of their tax rolls; then leveling the sites for row crops. July 22, 2012

Pheasant populations on the rebound in Northwest Iowa?

By John Hackett: Last month the Iowa DNR released its annual pheasant reproduction

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'09 turkey hunting c April 1, 2012

Loess Hills turkeys are a breed of their own.

Turkey season in Iowa kicks off April 7th with the youth season and runs until May

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snow geese March 1, 2012

Change from tradition for greater snow geese success

By John Hackett: As spring-like conditions in northwest Iowa develops, so will the

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08 buck February 1, 2012

Iowa deer harvest down 4% in 2011

By John Hackett: The Iowa DNR released the harvest report for the 2011 deer

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Bobcat January 8, 2012

Bobcats have made a strong comeback in Iowa

By John Hackett:   Bobcats were found throughout Iowa at the time of European

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