Category: WILDLIFE / HUNTING
Why not have some fun by naming your tree stand?
If you’re going to take the time to build a quality tree stand, why not give it a fun and unusual name? How about Rut Roof Inn, The Hangover Stand or Easy Pickens? Those are just three of 20 cool names described in a post on Realtree’s Brow Tines and Backstrap blog. The back stories… more Why not have some fun by naming your tree stand?
New app gives “tweeting” a whole new meaning
Birders and other wildlife-watching enthusiasts have a great new way to participate in outdoor recreation, thanks to the creation of a special Natural State-specific online gateway to Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology’s eBird birdwatching system. Watchable wildlife includes a wide array of state animals, some as common as a familiar bird at a backyard feeder. Others… more New app gives “tweeting” a whole new meaning
Importance of successional habitat for landowners
There is a misconception among some landowners that deer will thrive in areas that only have mature timber. But in reality, whitetails do best in areas where different types of vegetation meet. These areas, sometimes referred to as early succession or “edge” habitats, can include older trees, conifers, young trees and grassland. This combination of… more Importance of successional habitat for landowners
Tips for Hunting with the Kids
Family hunting trips create life-long memories. These are some great tips to ensure your children have a positive first experience! Tips for Hunting with Kids As you enjoy your hunting trips this fall, wouldn’t it be great to have a home base nearby to camp or build a cabin on and bring the whole family… more Tips for Hunting with the Kids
Avoid These Tree Types When You Hang Your Tree Stand
As deer hunting season continues around the country, it’s important for hunters to think about safety. One of the most important ways to stay safe is to make sure your tree stand is secure. Consider that an estimated 10 percent of hunters will suffer a fall from a tree stand at some point. And given… more Avoid These Tree Types When You Hang Your Tree Stand