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May 31, 2022

In this episode Curtis and Mark discuss what they consider to be the basics for getting into waterfowl hunting including shotguns, shells, skeet shooting, decoys, blinds, and calls. The guys talk about their experiences, what works and what hasn’t worked and try to come at the whole topic of waterfowl hunting from the...


May 15, 2022

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In this episode, Mark and Curtis are joined by Dr. Howie Harshaw from the University of Alberta, Dr. Lee Foote, and Matt Besko to discuss the decline in waterfowl hunter numbers in Canada. The group discusses waterfowl population trends, social science as a tool for...


May 12, 2022

In this episode Curtis and Mark discuss the BC Wildlife Federation webinar where Dr. Bruce McLellan talks about the status of grizzly bears in BC and why the hunt ended. The guys recap Dr. McLellan’s assessment of how grizzlies are doing in BC, what the conservation concerns are, were the bears are doing well and no...


May 10, 2022

In this episode Mark covers the H5N1 avian bird flu outbreak in wild birds, new findings for COVID in deer, possible new gun registry system, trapping, beaver castors in the NWT, mackerel fishing, herring closures, the failure of Canada’s Species at Risk Act, goose poop and coexisting with wildlife bison moving...


May 1, 2022

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In this episode, Curtis and Mark are joined by Romy Vaugeois. Romy is the Program Manager at the Seals and Sealing Network. Romy explains a bit about Canada’s seal species and the state of their populations. Romy describes how Canada’s seal harvesting industry works...