Illinois Department of Natural Resources’ Project Manager Wade Louis provides an overview of upland game populations with a look toward the 2019–20 hunting season.
Preparation prior to hunting is important, and dove hunting is no exception. The author, Eric Bumgarner, describes in-depth how to prepare before heading to the dove hunting field this fall.
It’s been a long hot summer and hunters across the state are thinking about returning to the fields and forests in pursuit of upland game. Review what is needed, make a plan and be prepared.
Illinois Recreational Access Program (IRAP) habitat strike teams assist private landowners by improving their property for healthier forests and wildlife habitats.
Illinois Department of Natural Resources’ Wild Turkey Project Manager Luke Garver provides insights into the hunting forecasts for the 2019-2020 wild turkey (fall gun, archery and spring seasons) and squirrel seasons.
Welcome to the August 1, 2019 edition of the online magazine OutdoorIllinois Wildlife Journal, featuring timely, seasonally based stories about the Prairie State’s wildlife resources.