Texas Fish & Game

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February 24, 2015

Canoes, Kayaks and Aluminum boats: Getting where others can’t

John N. Felsher Probably more fish in history have hit the decks of a canoe than any other watercraft. Many people with big boats and big engines would rather run than fish. I think some people […]
February 20, 2015

Pre-Dynasty: A Before-They-Were-Household-Names Interview with the Duck Commander

Chester Moore “Duck Dynasty” did not exist in January 2006. The ratings juggernaut featuring the Robertson family was not even conceived and you had to be a duck hunter—a hardcore duck hunter—to really know this family. […]
February 13, 2015

Ten Tips for Bagging Hogs with Bows and Crossbows

Chester Moore More hogs are killed in Texas than whitetail deer. We documented that last year when we ran the Texas Agrilife stats that reveal some 750,000 hogs killed in the Lone Star State annually versus […]
August 20, 2014

Texas’ newest open range state record non-typical whitetail buck

Matt Williams If you like good deer hunting stories, you’re going to love the one Mark Lee of Crosby finally shared with me a couple of weeks back. It’s one of those fascinating cat and mouse […]
July 9, 2014

Night Vision on the Cheap

Chad Ferguson I stood in the “man cave” at my friend’s home one hot August afternoon as he pulled cases and pouches out of gun safes. The room held more weapons and high tech hunting gadgetry […]
July 7, 2014

Turtles in Texas

Chester Moore It is virtually impossible to cruise the waterways of Texas without seeing turtles. We are blessed to have a wide variety ranging from the common red-eared slider to the magnificent sea turtles. Let us […]
July 2, 2014

Panfish Party

  Matt Williams When it comes to fun fishing, nothing beats a panfish. Actually, a panfish isn’t a species of fish. It’s a word that is sometimes used to describe assorted fish that are good to […]
June 30, 2014

Frogging for Redfish

John N. Felsher Hunkered down in thick cover, a large pot-bellied fish tracked the silhouette of a frog flitting across matted grass just two feet above its head as it waited for the opportune time to […]
June 23, 2014

An Honest Look at Coyotes

Chester Moore A recent television documentary featured the sad story of Canadian folk singer Taylor Mitchell who was killed by coyotes in a park in her native country. The 19-year-old’s tragic death in 2009 via the […]
June 18, 2014

The Outer Limits – Fishing Beyond the Third Bar

Calixto Gonzales The weather was gorgeous on that June morning in 2005, and the surf was calm. I stood on the South Brazos Santiago Jetty at the juncture where water meets the beach and was having […]
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