A rare bird in most of Ohio, the Snowy Egret is common in one area of Ohio, the western Lake Erie area. The best place to find them then is at…

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Wednesday morning, March 4, actually before dawn, I heard the distinctive “peent, peent...” call of the American Woodcock.

COLUMBUS — Ohio’s white-tailed deer hunters concluded the 2019-2020 hunting season by harvesting 184,465 deer, according to the Ohio Departmen…

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The Carolina Wren is making a comeback in northwest Ohio. According to wildlife.ohiodnr.gov, this wren was a common resident throughout Ohio u…

SWANTON — Beginning this past February, Oak Openings Metropark put up detours on the Evergreen and Silver trails and on the horse trail.

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Veteran outdoor writer Al Smith, of Defiance, and his daughter, Kristina Smith, recently were honored by the Outdoor Writers of Ohio (OWO) for…

COLUMBUS — The spring season has arrived, offering many opportunities for Ohioans to help protect young wildlife. Each year, Ohio Department o…

COLUMBUS — Ten new state wildlife officers from the 29th Wildlife Officer Pre-Service Training Academy were sworn in at a ceremony in Columbus…

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Wildlife Council heard proposals for Ohio’s 2019-2020 white-tailed deer hunting season dates and bag limits recently, acco…

Ney resident Cole Batt is shown with a beaver (right photo) he trapped in the Tiffin River. The beaver pictured weighed 50 pounds while anothe…

DUPONT — Dupont Church of the Brethren, 104 River St., Dupont, is hosting its annual Sportman’s Banquet Jan. 26 beginning at 5 p.m. The guest …

The annual Dixon Trophy Match was held on Saturday at the Defiance Area Fish and Game Association indoor range. Jason Cipolletti is shown with…