Posts Tagged ‘Fishing’

Hunting and Fishing Knives and Accessories Make Great Holiday Gifts

Monday, November 29th, 2010
The Angler Exchange Blade Fishing Set makes a perfect holiday gift for any fishing enthusiast.

The Angler Exchange Blade Fishing Set makes a perfect holiday gift for any fishing enthusiast.

Did you miss Black Friday? No worries – it’s Cyber Monday!

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WDFW begins Accepting Applications For ALEA Grants Next Month

Sunday, November 28th, 2010
ocean fishing

Ocean Fishing

Are you a hunting, fishing, or outdoor enthusiast? Do you live in the State of Washington? Do you get really excited about helping preserve your state’s amazing fish and wildlife? Well, then the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife wants to hear from you!

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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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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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Public Meetings Will Help Determine Fate of Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service wants to hear from YOU!

That’s right – according to a posting on the Oregonian’s Oregon Outdoors blog, the USFWS will be holding two meetings in November and December to gather public input regarding the development of a management plan for the Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge. The plan is meant to be comprehensive and guide the refuge’s management and operations for the next 15 years. The USFWS is welcoming any and all questions, concerns, ideas or suggestions.

When are these meetings? Glad you asked. The meetings are schedule for:

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Trackers Earth Teach Urbanites Wilderness Survival

Thursday, October 21st, 2010
At Trackers Earth, kids learn valuable outdoor survival skills. - Picture courtesy of Trackers Earth

At Trackers Earth, kids learn valuable outdoor survival skills. – Picture courtesy of Trackers Earth

If you think Portland is nothing more than a bunch of yuppies, you haven’t met the staff at Trackers Earth. Trackers Earth, formally Trackers NW, is an organization based in Portland, Ore., that is part outdoor education program, part wilderness survival program, part environmental activist group, and part sustainable living collective.

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Washington Poacher Caught and Charged

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010
Bowie Hunting Knife: Good / Poaching: Baaaaaaaad

Bowie Hunting Knife: Good / Poaching: Baaaaaaaad

A Washington man was arrested and charged with four gross misdemeanor counts of illegal poaching last week, according to a Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife press release.

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Park Rangers May Have New Role as Public Health Officials

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

mount rainier

There may be a new role for America’s park rangers in the near future: public health educator.

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