Patrick Durkin

Zinke Visits Highlight Hunters’ Conservation Investments

Do hunters and outdoorsmen truly pay the bills? Secretary Zinke visited several states in March to deliver the payouts, which total $1.1 billion…. Read more…

Biologist Consider Bounties to Attack Nation’s Worst CWD Outbreak

Could bounties to attack the nation’s worst CWD outbreak truly work in the fight against this deadly deer disease?… Read more…

Secretary Zinke: More Access, Little Conservation

One year in, is Secretary Zinke getting things done in the name of conservation and hunter access or simply opening up more government access?… Read more…

Deer Farms Keep Trucking CWD

Some deer farms seem to be helping do their fair share to spread CWD crisis from one farm to another…. Read more…

Counterfeit Archery Products: Are You Buying Them?

Does buying counterfeit archery products really hurt anybody? Here’s a look at what you should consider before you make your next purchase…. Read more…

Bowhunting Steers Packers’ Jeff Janis to ATA Trade Show

Green Bay Packer, Jeff Janis, admits he’ll sneak in a quick bowhunt in on Sunday morning before… Read more…

How Does Toxic Bait Affect Deer

What affect can toxic bait play on your local deer herd? Are there regulations in place to keep wildlife… Read more…

First Deer Hunt

A deer hunter never seems to forget the stories that come with that first hunting experience…. Read more…

Alsheimer Leaves the Woods Too Soon

We can’t help but think Charlie Alsheimer left the woods too soon, but what he accomplished in the time God gave him is nothing short of… Read more…

Are Crossbows Hurting Deer Numbers?

Is crossbow hunting hurting deer numbers? Here’s a look at some statistics that show the impact crossbow hunting has…. Read more…

Do Deer Whistles Really Work For Protecting Your Vehicle?

They’ve been around for decades, but do deer whistles mounted to the bumper of your car really protect you from a deer/vehicle collision?… Read more…

Wildlife Make Surprise Daytime Visits to Elk Camp

You never know what to expect when you get surprise visits from wildlife in hunting camp. Pat Durkin shares the story of wildlife in his elk camp…. Read more…