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Hunting Grants

Hunting Grants

A number of hunting grants are available to support firearm safety and education, like those available from the NRA Foundation.hunting image by glgec from Fotolia.comFrom hunter safety programs to firearm education, a number of federally funded and privately funded grants are available to...
How to Make Rock Crab Traps

How to Make Rock Crab Traps

Crabbing is a favorite of many people in the coastal regions of the world. Some fishermen make a living catching crab in the deep ocean. Most of the crabs that amateur crabbers seek are rock crab. They inhabit the shallows of rivers and bays, and catching them is within most people's grasp. The main
How to Hunt Rabbits in Arkansas

How to Hunt Rabbits in Arkansas

Cottontail and swamp rabbits are abundant in Arkansas and hunting the small game is a rich tradition. Hunting rabbits with dogs is common sport but hunting without dogs is also a possibility. The large amount of rural lands in the state makes hunting opportunities numerous on public and private land
Checklist for Elk Hunting in the Mountains of Colorado

Checklist for Elk Hunting in the Mountains of Colorado

Hunt elk in Colorado, where the plentiful population is estimated at nearly 300,000 by the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation. Colorado is home to a third of all the wild elk in North America, twice as many as other states. Increase your chances of joining the 50,000 fall hunters who take home an elk wit
What Causes Water Pipes to Make a Banging Noise When Using a Shower?

What Causes Water Pipes to Make a Banging Noise When Using a Shower?

Old plumbing, or new plumbing systems that were not installed or calibrated properly, can begin to bang when you take a shower. This noise may go away after a few seconds or if you adjust the flow of water slightly, but in some cases the noise can remain for your entire shower. Fix this annoying ban
Definition of Nipple

Definition of Nipple

Definition of nipple as it pertains to guns and shooting. What is a nipple, and what is it good for? Find out here.
Deer Hunting Laws in Wisconsin

Deer Hunting Laws in Wisconsin

Wisconsin deer hunting regulations generally change very little from year to year.whitetail deer buck image by Bruce MacQueen from Fotolia.comThe Department of Natural Resources in Wisconsin establishes deer hunting regulations. Year to year, the rules and regulations change slightly and...
How to Trap Minnows in a Minnow Basket

How to Trap Minnows in a Minnow Basket

Minnows are a traditional bait used by anglers to attract a variety of fresh and saltwater game fish. Found in ponds, creeks, rivers, brackish water and along the surf, minnows grow to 3 inches or more in length depending on the type. Although minnows are available for purchase from bait and tackle
What are the Deer Hunting Regulations in Minnesota?

What are the Deer Hunting Regulations in Minnesota?

Follow Minnesota deer hunting regulations to avoid fines and dangerdeer image by david hughes from Fotolia.comDeer hunting is a traditional activity and sport enjoyed throughout much of North America. Because of its multitude of heavily wooded areas and meadows, Minnesota offers excellent...
Definition of Repeater or Repeating Rifle or Shotgun

Definition of Repeater or Repeating Rifle or Shotgun

Definition of repeater as it pertains to guns and shooting. What makes a rifle or shotgun a repeater? Find out here.
Is it Illegal To Hunt With a Crossbow in West Virginia?

Is it Illegal To Hunt With a Crossbow in West Virginia?

Crossbows have been used by various cultures to hunt wild animals since the weapons were first invented by the Chinese in the 4th century BC. Because hunting animals with crossbows can be very dangerous, each state has established laws to elaborate the conditions and situations in which crossbows ca
Deer Hunting Trips in Illinois

Deer Hunting Trips in Illinois

Illinois is home to many whitetail deer.whitetail deer buck image by Bruce MacQueen from Fotolia.comIllinois is located in the midwestern part of the United States and is the fifth largest state by population. The economy is based largely on agriculture and natural resources including...
Average Athlete Salaries

Average Athlete Salaries

Many fans and even non-fans say that professional athletes get paid too much for going out and playing a fun game. However, the hard work and determination that goes into playing professional sports requires a special kind of person.
How to Make an Animal Trap From Natural Materials

How to Make an Animal Trap From Natural Materials

Making an animal trap can be the difference between survival in a wilderness situation or dying of starvation before help is able to arrive. Even if learning to make a trap is done only out of personal interest, it is a good skill to learn and can be done with nothing more than a knife and items fo
Book - Smoke Follows Beauty

Book - Smoke Follows Beauty

Product Review Summary - Book Review - Smoke Follows Beauty by Brain Ames published by Pocol Press. This collection of 22 short stories is one of the few books that I simply cannot recommend. Here's why...
Elk Hunting on State Land in Colorado Springs

Elk Hunting on State Land in Colorado Springs

The area surrounding Colorado Springs has numerous opportunities for Elk Hunting. State lands provide ample public access as do National Forests, Wilderness Areas and Bureau of Land Management lands. The city is surrounded by several hunting units and state lands can be found on public land maps and
Whitetail Archery Hunting Ranches in Texas

Whitetail Archery Hunting Ranches in Texas

Texas has many archery ranches for hunting whitetail deer.whitetail deer buck image by Bruce MacQueen from Fotolia.comTexas has the largest population of whitetail deer in the country, allowing hunters the opportunity to take that trophy or just fill their freezers with venison. Many...
How to Make Large Game Animal Traps

How to Make Large Game Animal Traps

Traps are mechanical devices used to catch wild animals. They have been around for centuries and are so useful that no population has ever been discovered that did not possess some form of animal trapping system. Animal traps can be divided into three main groups: imprisonment traps, which are desig
How to Cut Up a Deer for the Freezer

How to Cut Up a Deer for the Freezer

Hunting and successfully killing a deer is an experience that not only helps prevent the overpopulation on the species, but also yields meat that can be processed into delicious roasts, filets and jerkies. Of course, after killing a deer and taking it back to your home, you can't simply stuff it int
Predator Hunting Bobcat Tips

Predator Hunting Bobcat Tips

Make young distress sounds during the summer.bobcat spring image by Kolett from Fotolia.comPredator hunting can provide exciting hunting that is fast and furious. As you call and await an approaching predator, you suddenly might feel like you are the hunted. Bobcats are notorious for...