Posts Tagged ‘Outdoor News’

ODFW Has Gone Batty!

Sunday, October 31st, 2010
Don't be scared! All of Oregon's 15 native bat species are harmless.

Don’t be scared! All of Oregon’s 15 native bat species are harmless.

In a very Halloween-appropriate campaign, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife recently released a new fact sheet designed to raise awareness about a little-known threatened species in Oregon: bats.

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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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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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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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