‘It Was a Shock’: You Have to See Hunter’s Monstrous 500-Pound Prize to Believe It
Image source: The Blaze A hunter claims he successfully bagged a 500-pound wild hog in the woods of Eastern North Carolina, WNCT-TV reports. Seeing the hog’s size compared to the hunter’s is something incredible to see… Read the full story here Source: The Blaze Read more
Comment sought on Galveston artificial reef proposal
The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is proposing to create a new 160 acre public artificial reef site south of the Galveston Jetties. The proposed site is six and a half miles from the shoreline in about 48 feet of water. A public hearing to discuss the proposal is... Read more
Red wolves in TX after declared extinct? (Photo)
During my early research into red wolves, my aunt gave me this clipping from the Orange Leader newspaper dating back to 1986. It shows a man with what looks very much like a red wolf he shot in Orange County in 1986. The official word was that all of the animals... Read more
Kangaroo on steroids? Look at those biceps!
If your image of the kangaroo is simply a beautiful creature hopping around the Australian outback, you’re in for a shock. The red kangaroo is the largest variety and they can grow up to six feet tall. I photographed this male while filming an episode of my program God’s... Read more
Survival Lessons Learned from 6 Animal Attacks
Image source: Mark Miller/Images on the Wildside via Outdoor Living If last year’s headlines are any indication, incidents of strange and aggressive animal behavior are on the rise in North America. Experts attribute increasing human-animal encounters to a combination of factors—from human encroachment into once–remote wildlife habitat to an... Read more
He’s 18 and Spent 13 Days in Jail for a Pocketknife in a School Parking Lot — and The Story Only Gets Crazier From There
Image source: The Blaze Meet Jordan Wiser, a high school senior you might call an overachiever. Enrolled in an Ohio vocational-technical school, Wiser was taking Firefighter 2 and EMT courses to bolster his dream of future public service. Read full story here Source: The Blaze Read more
Texas Lesser Prairie-Chicken Landowner Agreements Reach Record 600,000 Acres
AUSTIN – Eighty-four Texas ranchers in the Panhandle and Rolling Plains have voluntarily enrolled 614,250 acres in conservation agreements for the lesser prairie-chicken, marking the largest private landowner commitment to conserve a rare species in Texas history. This comes as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service mulls whether to... Read more
Man Who Witnessed Steve Irwin’s Final Moments Reveals the Croc Hunter’s Chilling Last Words
Image source: Patriot Outdoor News Justin Lyons, the man who witnessed Steve Irwin’s dying moments has described for the first time how a massive stingray wildly stabbed the conservationist ‘hundreds of times’. He also recounted the crocodile hunter’s calm final words: “I’m dying.” Check it out: Read full story... Read more