Friday, December 02, 2022
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Outdoors

What's there to do in the great outdoors? Here we've got a bevy of local outdoor activities and destinations to explore.

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It’s time to winterize your home to protect Idaho’s wildlife

Wildlife can easily become entangled in home decorations and patio equipment which can lead to injuries or death...

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Idaho Trails Association looking for new members

ITA organizes volunteer trail maintenance projects across the state and completed over 66 projects this year alone.

Updated 1 week, 1 day ago
Careful with that scattergun!

IDFG to host Successful Shotgunning workshop Dec. 3

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Nonresident general season deer, elk tags on sale next week

Tags for many popular deer and elk hunts are expected to sell out fast

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Watch for wildlife on highways and avoid costly collisions

Winter is already tough for deer, elk and other big game animals, and being near busy roads and highways can be deadly, so drivers are asked to keep a sharp ...

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Naval Station Everett supports local efforts on Lake Pend Oreille

Responsible for managing natural resource programs at the Acoustic Research Detachment (ARD) in Bayview, Naval Station Everett is a Navy research facility on...

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Wilderness — make you feel my love

When the fourth Thursday of November arrives, we gather around friends and families for a day of Thanksgiving. As we count our blessings, let’s include wild ...

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Popular shooting site temporarily closed near Hayden Creek

A borrow pit near Hayden Lake that is popular with recreational target shooters is temporarily closed while a contractor repairs berms to prevent sediment fr...

Updated 2 weeks ago
What's a conservation officer?

IDFG talks important role

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Meet Mildred Bryant, the 90-year-old, horse-packing deer hunter who just celebrated her 80th hunting anniversary

Hunting has no set expiration date — if you can shoulder a firearm, still see good enough to look down the sights and traverse a fair amount of open country,...

Updated 2 weeks, 1 day ago
IDFG running weekend check stations to monitor for CWD

Chronic wasting disease was detected for the first time in Idaho in 2021 after more than 20 years of proactive surveillance and testing; the first detections...

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Intermountain Fur Harvesters to host demonstration at Farragut Shooting Range

Anyone interested in learning to skin, flesh and dry fur pelts is invited to attend a Pelt Preparation demonstration day on Nov. 12 at the Farragut Shooting ...

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IDFG stresses importance of Mandatory Hunter Report

If each deer and elk hunter spends a few moments filling out a hunter report, they make a valuable contribution to wildlife management that can lead to bette...

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Top 3 small game species to hunt this fall and winter

It’s known as the Forestland Trifecta. Here’s how to find it

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IDFG running weekend check stations

Hunters can collect and submit their own lymph node samples at drop off locations throughout the region