Young Bucks Outdoors

Plant a tree for Arbor Day

Plant a tree for Arbor Day

By Buckmasters Online

Photo: These young Missourians are planting native trees for Arbor Day. Recognized during the last Friday in April, Arbor Day is of special interest in Missouri where residents have observed the day since 1886 when the General Assembly adopted the holiday for the appreciation and planting of trees. Many states have earlier or later Arbor Day obse...

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Tiny Tags Track Wildlife for Researchers

Tiny Tags Track Wildlife for Researchers

By Roger Clay

Photo: This modern wildlife tracker is a Passive Integrated Transponder or PIT tag. One of the challenging things about studying wild animals is finding a way to uniquely identify individual animals.  Over the years, many methods have been used by researchers. Now, as technology advances, animals can be marked quickly, permanently, harmlessly ...

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YBO Critter Tales

Tundra Swans Soaring North
Tundra Swans Soaring North

By Utah Division of Wildlife Resources

If you live near an east or west coastline in the United States, the Mississippi River or any of the five Great Lakes, Utah’s Great Salt Lake or nearby marshland adjacent to these large bodies of water, you’ll know spring is nea... READ MORE


Returning a favor
Returning a favor

By Nebraska Game and Parks

In the late 1950s and early 1960s, Nebraska reintroduced wild turkeys from other states to its landscape after the big birds had been extirpated decades earlier during the nation’s westward expansion. The reintroduction was so success... READ MORE


Crane or Heron?
Crane or Heron?

By Brandon Howell

“That blasted crane is fishing in my pond again,” I heard my father say. I have corrected him many times, but he still refers to the great blue heron as some kind of crane. Many wildlife viewers do not realize that herons and cr... READ MORE


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