Fish and Eels Team Up to Catch Prey—Rare Among Animals (VIDEO)
Talk about lending a helping “fin”—groupers and eels in a coral reef work together to catch prey, a new study says. Previously, scientists had thought only humans and chimpanzees collaborated in this way, suggesting that teamwork may be more widespread in the animal kingdom than thought. (Also see “Groupers Use... Read more
New Ruger Scout Rifle in 5.56 NATO
Ruger just added a new rifle to it’s lineup, a Gunsite Scout in 5.56 NATO/.223 Rem. I’ve shot numerous examples of the original .308 Ruger Scout rifles, and liked them so much that I added one to my collection. They are accurate, rugged and fun little pieces. For those... Read more
Boating And Water Safety Added To Driver’s Education Program
The Texas Education Agency has approved a parks and wildlife water safety program to educate young adults and teens who spend time boating, fishing, and swimming in Texas waterways. The newest video centers around testimonials of parents that have lost their children in water-recreation accidents. Tim Spice, Boater Education... Read more
Gummy Bears may be solution to killing wild hogs
As many problems as feral hogs cause landowners, especially on prime hunting lands both private and public, hunting clubs and others might be interested in ongoing research to kill them. That and other issues with wild hogs were discussed recently at a natural resource symposium in Baton Rouge. That... Read more
Tax-free Second Amendment weekend sees gun sales skyrocket (VIDEO)
Over the course of Mississippi’s inaugural three-day state mandated tax holiday on guns and ammo, stores across the state saw sales rise by as much as 600 percent. In March, a bill passed by large margins through the state legislature and signed by Republican Gov. Phil Bryant into law... Read more
MSNBC Asks Readers if Kroger Customers Should be Able to Carry Guns – Results Might Surprise You
MSNBC, and their readers/watchers for that matter tend to be on the anti-gun side of the gun debate more often than not. So, it’s not surprising that MSNBC asked its online readers if they thought Kroger customer should be able to carry guns into the grocery stores. According to... Read more
2 of rarest of all lobsters caught 5 days apart
Under normal circumstances, both of these crystal lobsters would have been tossed back because they were too small to harvest. But the Maine Marine Patrol made exceptions and they were brought to Owl’s Head Lobster Co., about 65 miles south of Bangor, where 45 boats haul in more than... Read more
Outlook Good for Texas Early Teal Hunting Season
AUSTIN – Texas duck hunters should see more action during the upcoming early teal season, Sept. 13-28, thanks to near record numbers of birds and an anticipated typical migration pattern. Prospects for early teal season are looking very good, especially compared to the last few years, according to Texas... Read more