Category: Wildlife

Can You Tell What Bit and Attached Itself to This Man’s Belly?

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nurse shark

A sea creature attached itself to this man while he was snorkeling and now they have to get it off! Just a heads-up, it’ll look worse before it looks better. This poor guy was minding his own business when this nurse shark took a seriously big bite into his belly! It wouldn’t let go either, so

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Fly Fisherman Gets Front-Row Seat to Elk Bugle

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elk bugle

Every hunter and fisherman dreams of having this intimate of an encounter with wildlife. Hearing an elk bugle is on the standard bucket list of every dedicated outdoorsman. Not only is this mating call one of Mother Nature’s loudest, but it’s also an iconic sound that represents wilderness, freedom and a deep connection with the

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When You’re Dredging the Pond and You Dig Up This

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Snapping Turtle Pond

Just in case you were wondering, here’s how well a snapping turtle fits inside of a mini-excavator bucket. Facebook user Stephen Ziegler posted a video showing just exactly what they dredged up while excavating his parent’s pond recently, and it came out fighting. In fact, you just might get to see a snapping turtle get

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Scott Frost On Hunting

Scott Frost has begun his second season as the head football coach at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, but did you know that he really enjoys hunting (and fishing)? Here are two interviews that I did with the Husker gridiron head coach late last winter for my WOWT 6 Sports Outdoor Report at a charity hunt …

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Busch Beer Launches the Big Buck Hunter Permit Benefiting Wildlife Conservation

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Busch Big Buck Hunter

Busch is doing its part to promote hunting protect our wildlife. As hunting participation continues its steady decline, wildlife agencies are becoming desperate for new strategies to recruit hunters. More than 60 percent of all wildlife conservation funding comes from hunting stamps and permits, so the more people go out and hunt, the more money

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All They Need Is Access To Land

Everything is in place, isn’t it? Fully vetted, trained mentors/experienced bowhunters with transportation, check. Permission from parents or guardians for youth to participate, check. Young mentees who’ve successfully completed the Nebraska bowhunter education course and met the other requirements, check. The necessary equipment, check. Shooting proficiency on the target range, check. Wait, are we missing …

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Getting Permission To Hunt On Private Land in Nebraska

Maybe it’s because I am a lifelong Nebraskan with deep farm roots. Maybe it’s because I am a person with an outgoing, assertive personality who thoroughly enjoys interacting with people. Maybe it’s because of what I do for living and my employer. Maybe it’s because I am pride myself on being a legal hunter as …

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Great Outdoor Radio Show Is Moving, Coverage Expanding

I have exciting to news to share with you. The popular Great Outdoor Radio Show I host is moving and going to a network! That’s right! After more than 25 years at one radio station, the Great Outdoor Radio Show, produced by Gerry Gray/Great Plains Marketing, is moving to the Omaha-based Boomer Radio Network of …

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A Very Cool Job: Nebraska Conservation Officer

A nice package of benefits. A plan for pay advancement. Flexibility with your work schedule. Working outdoors, especially with fish, wildlife, parks and water sports. Sound good? These are all positive facets of being a Nebraska conservation officer or what some still refer to as a “game warden.” And, guess what? Game and Parks is …

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