Have you heard of the Interstate Wildlife Violator Compact? Well, if you haven’t heard of it yet, maybe it’s time you get to know what it is. There are 2 men from Tennessee who can probably tell you all about it. So, here’s a quick summary of just what this compact is: “The Interstate Wildlife Violator Compact is an agreement that recognizes suspension of
The 2015 Ohio deer season has definitely been a strange one. For instance, today is December 27, and I got up at 4:00 a.m. with hopes of going out and getting in my stand today. Yet, here I sit in front of my computer writing this article instead. So, why am I not out hunting? Too much snow to get out, or ice maybe? Nope,
Whitetail trafficking? Yes, that’s what I said. It is a very serious crime, and a very high dollar crime. But, in this case, it is the criminals who are paying big bucks! In fact, one of these criminals is paying the largest wildlife restitution ever ordered in U.S. history. Before looking at the crime, let’s take a look at the law surrounding this case.
Do you hunt southeast Ohio, particularly the Athens area? If you do, and you hunt public land, you might want to check out these new changes! According to the Ohio DNR, the most significant change concerns land owned by American Electric Power (AEP). While this land has been open for public hunting for over 50 years, certain areas have now been either closed to
So, how would you feel if someone told you bow season was suspended? And, even worse, the reason for the suspension is so someone else can come in and shoot deer in order to get the population under control. Well, this is exactly the scenario the hunters of Ellisville, Missouri are dealing with. In April, 2013 the Ellisville City Council passed an ordinance into law