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The Carbon Neutral Hunter

Like many in the hunting community, my hunting journey ramped up by skipping lectures on a Friday, picking up my mate in Lincoln and walking as far as we could looking for a flat feed after a big night out. But three years into my degree in Ecology and Economics the high country wanders have started taking on a new meaning for me. I started noticing all the plants that weren’t meant to be there, the natives that had been

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A Rant about why Herd Structure Is So Important to Our Deer Herds

From: Wildlife Biologist & Sika Foundation Secretary – Cam Speedy Hunters often ponder why stags do and don’t ‘roar’. They did roar this year, we just weren’t there to hear them because of Covid-19. But other years we hear all sorts of theories about why stags don’t roar: too hot, too dry, too late, too early, the wrong moon. The reality is that if the stags don’t roar very well on a hunting block, chances are there is probably a

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