Volume 84 N0. 5 May 2013
Look for these features in Game News this month:
Huntin’ the Big Boys
By Doyle Dietz
It took the author of this story two years and being able to hunt in the afternoon last year to harvest the mature gobbler he had been after.
Pymatuning and Conneaut Part 2
By Joe Kosack
Improving wildlife’s future in Crawford County.
Sam Townsley, Loves Valley’s Watchdog Featured Article
By Richard O. Danley Jr.
Memorial Day Memories
By Bill Everett
The author takes a bird on the last day of the turkey season.
My Buck Hunt
By Colin Peachey
A young man hunts with his grandfather and takes a nice buck.
Field Notes Featured Article
By Linda Steiner
Second shift gobblers—Several years ago, the Game Commission revamped the May spring gobbler season by expanding daily hunting hours from the middle of the season to the end.
The Naturalist’s Eye
By Marcia Bonta
The amazing mayapple has many medicinal purposes, but perhaps most beneficial is its possible cancer-fighting properties.
Straight from the Bowstring
By Tom Tatum
It’s a well-known fact that hunters being injured, or worse, from tree stand falls occur all too often.
Lock, Stock & Barrel
By Jim Romanelli
The poor man’s magnum—the .35 Whelen.
By Ben Moyer
A hunting license conveys much privilege. It’s much more than legal permission to take from the wild.