Find out the difference between a marsh and a swamp-there is one. Relive the sighting of the ivory-billed woodpecker-thought to be extinct. Most sportsmen will find that the various chapters provide them with pertinent information for the enjoyment of this outdoor sport. About the authorfielding lewis's love of hunting began at the age of six when his grandmother gave him his first BB gun.
Tales of a Louisiana Duck Hunter #ad - One can gain insight into the state, its different ways of duck hunting, its wildlife, and its landscape. His ability to express himself in the written word blossomed into this, his first book, a result of ten years of note taking. He purchased a lumberyard that he operated for thirteen years. After selling the lumberyard, he became the editor of a small weekly newspaper in Franklin, Louisiana.
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Cedar Island Duck Hunting ExperiencesLora Shahine #ad - Entrepreneur, professor, friend, husband, father, and avid hunter who spent 20 years duck hunting in a small community on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Cedar island duck hunting experiences is more than a recounting of charming, often hilarious stories and heart-warming tales of camaraderie in this tight-knit Southern community; it’s a reflection on the importance of tradition and friendship through the years.
Through countless hours over the many years he vacationed in a cold duck blind, he collected memories and life lessons he shares in this memoir. Kelly, Jr. Meet Horace O. Enjoy! .
The Last of the Market HuntersSouthern Illinois University Press #ad - At the peak of his career, Hamm poached every private hunting club along the Illinois River from Havana to Beardstown. After market hunting died out, Hamm became a legendary and almost respected— albeit controversial— character on the Illinois backwaters. He was eventually invited to hunt on the same clubs from which he had once been chased at the point of a shotgun.
Bakke notes that it is appropriate that a man who spent his life with a shotgun in his hands should carry a bit of buckshot wherever he goes. Everyone who ever met Dale Hamm has a story about him. A legitimate hunter now, dale hamm learned the art of market hunting— taking waterfowl out of season and selling them to restaurants— from his father during the l920s.
The Last of the Market Hunters #ad - His own story is that of a one-of-a-kind character who, in his later years, used his considerable outdoor savvy to conserve the natural resources he once savaged. His time and kind are gone, " Bakke notes, "and there will never be another like him. This book will be of interest to anyone who has ever been hunting— or who enjoys reading about colorful people and times that exist no more.
He passed on to these hunting partners a lifetime of outdoor knowledge gained from slogging through mud, falling through ice, dodging game wardens, hunting ducks at three o’ clock in the morning, and running the world’ s only floating tavern. I always said if anyone ever cut open one of us Hamms, all they’ d find was duck or fish, " Hamm once said of his family.
Duck hunting has changed greatly since the days of unlimited duck kills, as the limit of fifty ducks a day established in 1902 has fallen to the present three.
The Language of Wings: Essays on WaterfowlSpring Creek Enterprises #ad - For the past decade, don thomas's "Closing Time" columns in Ducks Unlimited magazine have received wide critical praise. Used book in Good Condition. Divided into five sections-waterfowl, in the field: geese, in the field: Ducks, Retrievers, and The Waterfowling Culture-this collection of those columns also includes eight chapters and five introductory essays that have not been published previously as well as photography by the author and his wife, Lori.
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The Duck Hunter's Book: Classic Waterfowl StoriesLyons Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. This book should have a place in every duck hunter's library--from the novice to the expert. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition.
Bury Me In My Waders: An Old Duck Hunter Recalls His Fowl PastOutskirts Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. This duck hunter knows how to tell a story! From a young boy shivering in the rain on his first hunt, all the way to suffering the loss of lifelong hunting pals, Don E. Penned with a style and flair that brings to mind outdoor legends such as Corey Ford, salty wit, this collection of duck hunting memories brims with sly humor, Robert Ruark, and Ed Zern, and poignant reflection.
Bury me in my waders" will charm and captivate you while tickling your funny bone at the same time. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Webster embraces almost 60 years of waterfowling.
Ultimate Guide to Calling and Decoying Waterfowl: Tips And Tactics For Hunting Ducks And GeeseLyons Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. The sport of hunting ducks and geese is alive and quite well in North America, thanks in large part to a resurgence of waterfowl numbers, which, in turn, can be traced to conservation groups such as Ducks Unlimited and Delta Waterfowl, Inc.
As well as to sportsmen who impose limits on themselves far stricter than those issued by the law. Assembling the gear, and always looking for more hotspots to hunt, working with the Labs and Chesapeakes, fixing the blinds or duck boats, fixing the decoys, caring for the firearms, waterfowlers are a breed unto themselves.
Ultimate Guide to Calling and Decoying Waterfowl: Tips And Tactics For Hunting Ducks And Geese #ad - Used book in Good Condition. In these pages, read how to become adept at all aspects of duck and goose hunting-how to set the decoys in various conditions, how to call for the various species at different times of the year, how to get out there on the marsh or grain field and collect birds. Used book in Good Condition.
Last Stories of the Old Duck HuntersWillow Creek Pr #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Masterpieces you can read over and over" is how the Washington Post reviewed MacQuarrie's engaging, timeless stories of the misadventures of the Old Duck Hunters Association. Here are 53 classic hunting and fishing stories, some from sporting magazines of the 1930s and 1940s, including unpublished works from the author's literary estate.
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