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Birding and Wildlife Viewing News ItemsSnowy Owls from Artctic Making a Winter Visit to Missouri - STL.News12/26/2017 6:26:15 AM
STL.News Snowy Owls from Artctic Making a Winter Visit to Missouri STL.News ... at the Riverlands Migratory Bird Sanctuary near the Mississippi River north of St. Louis on Nov. 9, said Ken Buchholz, director for the Audubon Center at Riverlands. A female appeared during the Thanksgiving holiday week. A snowy owl was spotted at ... and more »
Upper Mississippi River Refuge Stewards to host birding tour - Freeport Journal-Standard12/24/2017 10:08:03 AM
Freeport Journal-Standard Upper Mississippi River Refuge Stewards to host birding tour Freeport Journal-Standard The Stewards of the Upper Mississippi River Refuge and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will co-host a birding tour from 8 a.m. to noon Jan. 13 in the closed area of the Lost Mound unit of the refuge. [PHOTO PROVIDED]. Sunday. Posted at 9:00 AM ...
5 top Mississippi outdoor destinations - Jackson Clarion Ledger4/21/2017 12:14:31 PM
Jackson Clarion Ledger 5 top Mississippi outdoor destinations Jackson Clarion Ledger Nature photographers and wildlife enthusiasts will especially enjoy a day at Clark Creek. In addition to the falls coming over loess bluffs, there are uncommon trees such as Southern sugar maple, serviceberry, umbrella tree, and pyramid magnolia. It is ...
Hunting and Sport Fishing News ItemsOur Past: Fishing on the Mississippi - Alton Telegraph1/18/2018 1:52:35 PM
Our Past: Fishing on the Mississippi Alton Telegraph Alton lies in the world's greatest flyway for ducks and geese; there is excellent hunting up and down the river for hundreds of miles. Out in the hinterland are quail and pheasant, and in recent years the deer have returned in increasing numbers. There ...
Emmerich: For Mississippi to Thrive, Flag Must Go and Schools Need More Money - HottyToddy.com1/10/2018 11:59:46 AM
HottyToddy.com Emmerich: For Mississippi to Thrive, Flag Must Go and Schools Need More Money HottyToddy.com Mississippi Flag Mississippi's state flag, which prominently features imagery of the Confederacy, hurts Mississippi's image and makes it difficult to attract outside dollars and grow the economy, says Emmerich Newspapers' Wyatt Emmerich. A lot of ... and more »
This Mississippi woman is 100 years old and still dropping deer ... - WTSP 10 News1/8/2018 9:12:00 AM
WTSP 10 News This Mississippi woman is 100 years old and still dropping deer ... WTSP 10 News She is possibly the oldest huntress and fisherwoman in the state, if not the nation. This Mississippi woman is 100 years old and still dropping deer KHOU Mississippi Woman Hunts, Kills Deer Prior to Celebrating 100th Birthday Breitbart News This woman is 100 years old and still dropping deer Jackson Clarion Ledger all 17 news articles »
Hunting success up on public lands - The Advocate12/27/2017 8:03:38 PM
Hunting success up on public lands The Advocate Cold rain, cloudy conditions and dropping overnight temperatures have brought a fishing report from across the coastal marshes that trout and redfish began moving to the deeper holes. The best catches east of the Mississippi River have come from the ...
Nature-Based Tourism News ItemsNew program could help green businesses stay in the black - WLOX11/29/2017 8:13:32 PM
New program could help green businesses stay in the black WLOX “What that does is allows nature-based tourism businesses to become stronger,” said Rhonda Price, the director of the Mississippi Gulf Coast National Heritage Area. “We want to keep them in business, so we want to provide those business resource tools ...
UPDATED New board approves millions in no-bid contracts - Jackson Clarion Ledger8/19/2015 12:11:53 AM
Jackson Clarion Ledger UPDATED New board approves millions in no-bid contracts Jackson Clarion Ledger •Approved a Department of Employment Security no-bid contract with Robinson and Associates Inc. for $1 million for a multimedia campaign to promote Mississippi employers using the department's no-fee services to locate and recruit employees. •Approved ... and more »
Gibbs, Green Shot and Killed at Jackson State 45 Years Ago - Mississippi Public Broadcasting (blog)5/15/2015 6:16:27 AM
Mississippi Public Broadcasting (blog) Gibbs, Green Shot and Killed at Jackson State 45 Years Ago Mississippi Public Broadcasting (blog) But, Attorney Constance Slaughter-Harvey filed a $13.8 million civil lawsuit in 1970 against state and local officials and law enforcement officers. The case went to trial in February 1972 in Biloxi, and an all white male jury came back with a not ...
Outdoor Recreation News ItemsIndoor RV and Boat Show Begins in Southaven Mississippi - Digital Journal1/20/2018 4:31:59 AM
Digital Journal Indoor RV and Boat Show Begins in Southaven Mississippi Digital Journal Southaven, MS - The Largest Indoor RV & Boat Show at Southaven RV & Marine in Southaven, Mississippi attracts thousands of travelers, campers, boaters and outdoor recreation enthusiasts each year. Already it's ninth successful year, the event is sure ... and more »
Keep exploring, improving morale with Outdoor Recreation activities - Belleville News-Democrat1/11/2018 1:59:00 PM
Belleville News-Democrat Keep exploring, improving morale with Outdoor Recreation activities Belleville News-Democrat Jan. 20: Underground kayak in Crystal City;. ▫ Jan. 27: Winter Wildfowl Watch in Alton (Eagle watching along the Mississippi );. ▫ Jan. 31: Outdoor Rec Open House: Meet the new staff, check out team-building equipment, see displays/gear and free ...
The adventure continues - Dayton City Paper1/9/2018 12:32:29 PM
Dayton City Paper The adventure continues Dayton City Paper His storied career as an outdoorsman includes such accomplishments as paddling the Mississippi River from its source at Lake Itasca, Minnesota to its confluence with the Gulf of Mexico in one continuous trip, and a Rim-to-Rim Grand Canyon hike from ...
Where you live may hinder your New Year's resolutions - Fox News1/5/2018 11:29:11 PM
Fox News Where you live may hinder your New Year's resolutions Fox News You have outdoor recreation [along] the beach front [and] along the bike paths that we have along our communities in south Mississippi . You'll find folks out on the front beach just about anytime of the year kite-surfing. If you want to get [outdoors ... and more »
Thank you, Sen. Ernst, for supporting conservation - The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines1/1/2018 6:40:54 AM
The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines Thank you, Sen. Ernst, for supporting conservation The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines Over the decades, hundreds of these projects, big and small, including the Upper Mississippi National Wildlife Refuge to the local City Park Playground in Rockwell City, have been made possible in Iowa through Land and Water Conservation Funds. However ...