public hunting

Declining numbers of mule deer have organizations, state agencies and hunters concerned about future population growth.

Money Problems Force State to Shutter Public Hunting Land Program

After a pilot study, Colorado Parks and Wildlife will be suspending its Big Game Access Program that was designed to evaluate the potential of a big game leasing program in southeastern Colorado and create hunting opportunities that both benefited landowners and hunters in the area. However, recent budgetary shortfalls have caused Colorado Parks and...

Louisiana Expands Maurepas Swamp WMA

Bigtime kudos to the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries for its latest move: a massive expansion of the Maurepas Swamp Wildlife Management Area northwest of New Orleans. The 29,630-acre addition to the WMA now creates 103,374 acres within driving distance for thousands who live in southern Louisiana. The WMA is located between New...