Bills proposed for hunting, fishing licenses

Bills proposed for hunting, fishing licenses

State Senator Joe Uecker (R-Miami Township) joined Representative Jonathan Dever (R-Madeira) to introduce companion legislation (senate bill 257) aime...

March 12th, 2018 |  


New hunting, fishing licenses needed March 1

New hunting, fishing licenses needed March 1

Don’t forget that your Ohio hunting and fishing licenses are about to expire. On Thursday, March 1, outdoorsmen and women will be able to purcha...

February 23rd, 2018 |  


ODNR sets deer dates, handles other proposals

ODNR sets deer dates, handles other proposals

The Ohio Wildlife Council heard proposals for Ohio’s 2018-2019 white-tailed deer hunting season dates and bag limits at Wednesday’s meetin...

February 12th, 2018 |  



How wildlife endures the cold weather

How wildlife endures the cold weather

Now that we are approaching the middle of winter, people are pulling on parkas, adding extra blankets to their beds, and building cozy fires to keep a...

January 29th, 2018 |  


Hunting and trapping seasons proposed

Hunting and trapping seasons proposed

The 2018-2019 small game and migratory bird hunting seasons and the trapping seasons were proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Jan. 10,...

January 15th, 2018 |  


Safety important when outdoors in cold weather

Safety important when outdoors in cold weather

Well, Old Man Winter has certainly set in and as you know, the frigid temperatures are here as well. The area lakes and ponds refroze Christmas day af...

December 31st, 2017 |  


Christmas break good for duck, goose hunting

Christmas break good for duck, goose hunting

Christmas break is one of my favorite times of the year. Not only do I enjoy the holidays and the break from my students, it also offers me an opportu...

December 18th, 2017 |  


Deer harvest up from last year

Deer harvest up from last year

The extremely mild weather last week was very beneficial as deer hunters checked 72,814 white-tailed deer during Ohio’s 2017 weeklong deer-gun h...

December 4th, 2017 |  


Cold winds in early November

Cold winds in early November

As the second split of the north zone waterfowl season arrives this week, I can’t help but share my frustration with the local waterfowl season ...

November 17th, 2017 |  


Deer gun season to start this month

Deer gun season to start this month

Deer hunting is an extremely popular activity for sportsmen and women statewide, and Ohio’s white-tailed deer continue to provide hunters across...

November 6th, 2017 |