Young Bucks Outdoors

Take someone hunting or fishing Sept. 28: It’s National Hunting & Fishing Day

Take someone hunting or fishing Sept. 28: It’s National Hunting & Fishing Day

By Buckmasters Online

Photo: Sharing knowledge and skills, adult hunters can mentor youth or adults through natural resources agency-sponsored mentoring programs. Photo courtesy Michigan Department of Natural Resources. National Hunting and Fishing Day, celebrated the fourth Saturday of every September, remains one of the most effective grassroots efforts ever undertaken to promote the outdoor ...

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Beware this King Kong of monster plants

Beware this King Kong of monster plants

By Buckmasters Online

Photo: UV-light exposure on skin touched by giant hogweed sap creates extremely painful blisters. It’s King Kong of monster plants, and it might be growing in the woods near you. From a distance, it looks pretty—like a spectacular, gigantic relative of Queen Anne’s Lace. But giant hogweed is one of the most toxic plants you could ever encounter. Be aware...

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YBO Critter Tales

Yes, that’s right, bumble bees hibernate
Yes, that’s right, bumble bees hibernate

By Buckmasters Online

Fall has arrived and it’s time for bumble bees, bears, groundhogs and bats to hibernate. Huh? Bumble bees hibernate? Yes, they do! America’s native bee, the humble bumble bee—that large, buzzy, furry pollinator, mostly bla... READ MORE


Can you imagine 300 million Monarchs?
Can you imagine 300 million Monarchs?

By Buckmasters Online

Help track them July 27-August 4 If you live east of the Rocky Mountains, there’s a spectacular show coming this way as millions of Monarch butterflies begin migrating south through Texas on the way to their winter home in central Mex... READ MORE


Turtles—Give ‘em a brake
Turtles—Give ‘em a brake

By Buckmasters Online

Photo: If you help a turtle to cross a road, assist its journey by always moving it in the same direction it was heading. It’s spring and turtles are on the move—slowly. Very slowly. From Massachusetts to Mississippi and across ... READ MORE


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