Archive for the ‘Outdoor News’ Category

February Outdoor Event Calendar

Monday, January 31st, 2011
Coast February Outdoor Event Calendar

Coast February Outdoor Event Calendar

February is the month of love, and this months’ outdoor events calendar was created with that in mind. The following are fun outdoor or outdoor-related events that you could do as a couple. Enjoy, you crazy lovebirds!

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Siletz Wild Coho Season Closes Nov. 30

Monday, November 22nd, 2010
The wild coho salmon season is coming to a close.

The wild coho salmon season is coming to a close.

You heard right – the clock is ticking on the wild coho salmon season!

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Hunting-Related Homicide Prompts Investigation, Return to Hunting Safety Basics

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010
Always observe hunting safety tips while enjoying the sport.

Always observe hunting safety tips while enjoying the sport.

A Woodburn man was shot and killed yesterday in what authorities are calling a hunting-related criminally negligent homicide.

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November Outdoor Events

Sunday, October 31st, 2010
November Outdoor Events Calendar

November Outdoor Events Calendar

Now that winter is on its way, you probably are worried about the dwindling number of outdoor activities happening in the Pacific Northwest. Sure, there’s still hunting and fall hiking, but there doesn’t seem to be a lot of organized outdoor events left in the year. Never fear – we’ve compiled the best outdoor-RELATED activities for the month of November. These goings-on may not take you into the great outdoors, but they are a great chance to mingle with some like-minded people and prepare for next year’s activities. Enjoy!

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Gas Companies Could Drill In National Parks

Thursday, October 28th, 2010
Oregon fishing enthusiasts will get a chance to weigh in on upcoming regulation changes at the ODFW Open House on Jan. 4.

Oregon fishing enthusiasts will get a chance to weigh in on upcoming regulation changes at the ODFW Open House on Jan. 4.

When seeking out the latest hunting, fishingand outdoor news, The Huffington Post is probably one of the last places you look. This week, however, they posted an interesting – and disappointing – article that affects outdoor enthusiasts across the entire country.

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Buck Deer Attacks Hermiston Resident

Sunday, October 24th, 2010
Northwest buck deer can be extremely aggressive this time of year.

Northwest buck deer can be extremely aggressive this time of year.

You think Britney Spears gets angry when paparazzi take pictures of her? Well, she’s got nothing on fall buck deer in Oregon.

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October Outdoor Events

Wednesday, September 29th, 2010
October Outdoor Events Calendar

October Outdoor Events Calendar

October is one of the most beautiful months in the Pacific Northwest. The trees have exploded into reds, oranges and yellows, the nights are crisp and clear, and the sun still pops in every few days to say hello. Whether you like hunting, fishing, or hiking, make sure to take advantage of the following October outdoor events next month. You’ll be glad you did!

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Cougar Caught After Attacking Family Pets

Saturday, September 25th, 2010
Treed cougar in the Sled Springs Unit, Oregon - Photo Courtesy of Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Treed cougar in the Sled Springs Unit, Oregon – Photo Courtesy of Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

Corvallis residents can rest easy this week after USDA Wildlife Services officials caught and euthanized a 46-pound cougar that had recently deemed a threat to human health and safety.

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