Oklahoma DWC Partners With QDMA

The Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation (ODWC), in partnership with the Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA), will distribute 3,000 QDMA educational posters to more than 700 schools. “These posters are a great fit for the 700-plus schools involved in our Outdoor Education programs,” said Lance Meek, ODWC’s Senior Information and Education Specialist. “The students at …

I’m not ashamed to admit it. I’ve hunted stands in the past simply because the location was close or convenient, or “my favorite.” I don’t think I’m alone here either. Hunters sitting in stands “just because” is a chronic epidemic, and it’s resulting in a lot of unfilled tags. Since the early days of my hunting career when I …

For many bow-hunters, tree stand hunting is a way of life. Bow-hunting is steadily becoming more popular, as well; in the 2012 season, North Dakota’s State Game and Fish department issued 245 more bow licenses that the previous year, and saw a drop in deer gun licenses. Building your own stand can not only save …