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Talkin’ Trout on TV

Pan-sized rainbow trout stockings for fall and winter trout fishing come front and center on my live Weekly Outdoor Report, Thursday at 6 p.m. CST  during the sportscast with Greg Ortiz on Omaha’s WOWT 6 News. In northwest Omaha,  Standing Bear Lake at 138th & Fort Street already has received 7,000 of these hearty 10-inch rainbow trout! You can get information on the trout stockings in advance of the broadcast on Daryl Bauer’s Barbs and Backlashes blog. On my report, …

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Sky!

I couldn’t resist taking photos of the sky while fall wild turkey hunting this Friday evening, October 4th, 2013 in northern Douglas County, NE. I just had to share several these with all of you. This is one of the many reasons I so enjoy Nebraska’s autumn outdoor scene (and yes, ever-changing weather patterns). It’s lasting images such as these that make the hunting tradition in NEBRASKAland so memorable, don’t you think? I hope you enjoy them!

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Waterfowl Hunting, Unique Decoys on Radio Program

On my Saturday morning Great Outdoor Radio Show, we’re gonna go waterfowl hunting. Plus, we’ll be featuring those unique Sillosocks decoys. Here are some of Sillosocks Canada goose decoys in a field spread. Jim Druliner of Omaha, NE, inventor of the Sillosocks decoys and avid waterfowler, joins me on my Great Outdoor Radio Show Saturday morning LIVE from 9-10 a.m. CST on Omaha’s KOZN Radio/1620 AM “The Zone.” He’ll be giving you tons of tips on decoys and waterfowl hunting …

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Fort Atkinson Living History Featured on WOWT 6 News

Fort Atkinson State Historical Park and its fall living history weekend will be featured on my WOWT 6 News Weekly Outdoor Report. I’m totally pumped up for it and, of course, to promote it! Check out the third soldier from the left. Here I am pulling guard duty at the fort. See video of and get more information about this unique state historical park event by tuning in to my outdoor segment on Omaha’s WOWT 6 News LIVE Thursday night at …

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Gold Rush!

The gold rush is underway in Nebraska’s outdoor scene! Trust me, it is! Take some time out of your busy schedule, stop, look around and view this autumn rush of gold! Here’s a glimpse of what you could see. In the river bottom woodlands, the cottonwood tree leaves beginning to turn their beautiful fall yellow … In your favorite park or forest, ash tree leaves now turning bright yellow … In a patch of sunflowers on the edge of a …

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Meet Conservation Officer Rich Berggren on Radio Show

Meet Conservation Officer Rich Berggren of Waterloo, NE when he joins you on my outdoor talk radio show tomorrow (Saturday) morning. I know Rich would enjoy chatting with you! He’ll be fielding your Nebraska outdoor law and regulation questions, plus be answering  any questions that you may have regarding what it’s like to be a conservation officer. Rich is easy-going and very informative! Don’t miss a chance to visit with him! The Great Outdoor Radio Show I host airs every …

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Lecturing at the Home of the Huskers

Part of today, I will be in the process of preparing for my annual UNL lecture tomorrow morning with Game and Parks compatriot Daryl Bauer. We are going to Dr. Lisa Pennisi’s Environmental Communication Skills class in the School of Natural Resources on East Campus at Hardin Hall. We’ll be speaking about the importance of communication skills in natural resource careers, public relations and writing blogs for an hour and 15 minutes. I can’t wait! Daryl and I thoroughly enjoy …

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Arbor Lodge’s Living History Sundays Highlighted on WOWT 6 News

In conjunction with the apple harvest in the Nebraska City area, I’ll be encouraging you and your family to take in living history on Sunday afternoons at Arbor Lodge State Historical Park in Nebraska City on this week’s WOWT 6 News outdoor segment. Thanks to the efforts of Nebraska City community leaders, funding has been made available for fall living history Sundays to continue at the park! Cider pressing  (below) is one of those living history activities that you can see …

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Hunting is about the Process, the Experience

I love hunting in Nebraska, especially fall wild turkey hunting. To me, it’s the process, it’s the experience, that I enjoy the most. I’ve always said and continue to say that “huntin’ is not all about the killin’.”  It’s about the intrinsic things that are connected to the hunt that some hunters overlook or take for granted. It’s about the relationships – the friendships –  developed with landowners. It’s about noting any old buildings and items around the farmstead and …

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Visit with Veteran Raccoon Hunter on Great Outdoor Radio Show

Veteran  raccoon hunter and published outdoor writer Greg Medlin of Omaha, NE comes to my Saturday morning Great Outdoor Radio Show this week to visit with you. You’ll find Greg very interesting and highly informative when it comes to raccoons and raccoon hunting! Here’s the cover of Greg’s much-acclaimed book about raccoon hunting. Get the opportunity to talk with Greg about raccoons and raccoon hunting on The Great Outdoor Radio Show I host. It’s presented by Mahoney State Park and …

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