Young Bucks Outdoors

A natural career choice, following the family footsteps

A natural career choice, following the family footsteps

By Buckmasters Online

Photo: Scott Whitcomb, right, his father Doug, and his daughter Mikayla pose for a photo with Mikayla’s first buck. – Photo courtesy Scott Whitcomb. It’s common in America for youngsters to follow the same career footsteps as their parents. How many small businesses have “& Son” stenciled on their windows? Natural resources professionals a...

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Don’t rescue young wildlife

Don’t rescue young wildlife

By Buckmasters Online

Spring means it is time for wildlife to bear young.  Often, during this time of year, people come in contact with seemingly orphaned young wildlife and want to help – but it is best to leave them where you find them, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. "When you take wildlife into your home, you often take...

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YBO Critter Tales

You, too, can bioblitz!
You, too, can bioblitz!

By Buckmasters Online

What’s a bioblitz? Think of it as a wildlife adventure where you get a chance to find, identify and catalog all the plants and animals you see while exploring the outdoors. Groups of citizen scientists of all ages, in many different a... READ MORE


Be Bear Aware this Spring
Be Bear Aware this Spring

By Buckmasters Online

Longer daylight hours, warming temperatures and green, growing plants mean black bears are moving from Vermont and Michigan to Missouri and west to Montana, and all the states between. And all those bears are looking for the same thing:&nbs... READ MORE


Unwelcome guests or feathered friends?
Unwelcome guests or feathered friends?

By Buckmasters Online

If you live in an urban or rural area, the sight of a gaggle of Canada geese is not unusual. That wasn’t always the case. In 1982, fewer than 500,000 resident Canada geese lived in America, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Serv... READ MORE


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Copyright 2017 by Buckmasters, Ltd