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EarthTalk – Are hunters really the biggest conservationists in America?

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Dear EarthTalk:

Are hunters really the biggest conservationists in America?

Joe W., Raleigh, NC

Hunters do play a large part in conservation efforts across the U.S. through their taxes, licenses and donations. In fact, the National Wildlife Refuge System itself was founded by a hunter: President Theodore Roosevelt. That being said, the mere act of hunting alone is not conservation.

Best Animals To Hunt During the Winter

Best Animals To Hunt During the Winter

The end of deer season doesn't mean the end of hunting. Don't forget you can keep your shooting skills sharp even during the colder months. The best animals to hunt during the winter will challenge you in different ways and draw you into the thrill of the chase. Whether you're a local or a visitor, you'll find that Colorado is, in many ways, even more beautiful under a blanket of snow. And it's easy to keep warm when you're in hot pursuit.

The Most Essential Waterfowl Hunting Gear

The Most Essential Waterfowl Hunting Gear

As with many new pastimes that you try, it can be tricky to figure out what equipment you really need as a waterfowl hunter. So many products exist, each with their own different grades and styles. But what if you just want to get in the water without getting bogged down in the little details that won't affect you much as a novice? If you're new to waterfowl hunting and don't know what items are worth the investment, follow this essential waterfowl hunting gear list.