Outdoors blog

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 25, 2015

Male sage grouses fight for the attention of a female. (Associated Press)

Idaho moves ahead with sage grouse plan

THREATENED SPECIES -- Idaho officials on Tuesday approved implementing the state’s plan to protect habitat for greater sage grouse on endowment lands, despite frustration with federal land managers. The Montana Land Board approved restrictions meant to protect sage grouse habitat earlier this month. According to...

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TUESDAY, NOV. 24, 2015

MONDAY, NOV. 23, 2015

SATURDAY, NOV. 21, 2015

FRIDAY, NOV. 20, 2015

The male ring-necked pheasant is a favorite pursuit of American sportsmen.

Pheasant release planned; last of season

HUNTING -- Pheasants are scheduled to be released this week at up to 44 Eastern Washington sites that are detailed in the Fish and Wildlife Department’s Pheasant Enhancement Program website. The first releases will occurred in September in advance of the youth upland bird season....

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THURSDAY, NOV. 19, 2015

WEDNESDAY, NOV. 18, 2015

A buck white-tailed deer in December. (Jaimie Johnson)

Idaho deer tags nearly sold out

HUNTING -- With whitetail hunting in full swing and reports of good hunting, nonresidents or Idaho hunters interested in a second tag may want to buy sooner rather than later. Only about 1,300 white-tailed deer tags remained in the nonresident quota today, and all nonresident...

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TUESDAY, NOV. 17, 2015

Outdoors blog

Rich Landers writes and photographs stories for a wide range of outdoors coverage, including a Sunday feature section and a Thursday column.




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