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  • A Century Ago, the Treaty that Kick-Started...

    Photo by David A Mitchell/Flickr A bald eagle in flight. The Migratory Bird Treaty advanced waterfowl conservation and inspired groundbreaking conservation efforts in the 20th century. […]

  • The Return of Louisiana's Cajun Navy

    Photo by CBS News Members of the Cajun Navy cruise the flooded streets of Baton Rouge. The recent flooding in Louisiana has left, so far, 11 dead and 40,000 homes damaged. But now a group […]

  • Close Call: Rogue Wave Capsizes Fishermen's Boat

    Photo by Robin Butterfield The fishermen clung to the overturned boat for nearly an hour before help arrived. In April, John Waring, 62, was fishing for sea bass with two friends when a rogue […]

  • Six Secrets to Hunting Crowded Dove Fields

    Photo by Tosh Brown Hunting Party: The dove opener means crowded fields. Bring glasses and earplugs.  The dove opener is the most popular hunting day of the year, which means you […]

  • Wisconsin Elk Gain Numbers with Jackson County...

    Photo by Flickr/Bureau of Land Management An elk, courtesy of Stephen Baker, BLM After vanishing from the area's landscape 150 years ago, elk are being reintroduced in the Black River State […]

  • Montana Officials Confirm Grizzly Bear Killed...

    Photo by Denali National Park and Preserve Montana FWP officials gathered DNA evidence from the scene of the attack to determine which grizzly was responsible for Treat's death. A 20-year-old […]

  • Oldest Olympic Medalist Ever Was—What Else?—a...

    Photo by Wikimedia Commons Olympian Oscar Swan. The Olympics used to be a very different deal. As late as 684 B.C., they were a one-day event. You’d pile the wife and kids in a wagon […]

  • Kim Who? The Olympic Star that the Media...

    Photo by Team USA Kim Rhode has won a medal in six consecutive Olympics. Let’s say you’re a newspaper editor or a TV news director looking for something new and bad to say about […]

  • Reader Test: 4 Top Survival Knives Reviewed and...

    Photo by Cliff Gardiner & John Keller The Best of the Test: Readers gave the Gerber Strongarm Fixed Blade FE the highest score. Our team tested four popular fixed-blade survival knives to […]

  • Mark Your Calendar: 3 Outdoor Competitions in...

    Photo by Zohar Lazar World Champion Squirrel Cook Off., on Sept. 10. World Champion Squirrel Cook Off Whip up your finest bushytail recipe and prove once and for all that squirrel makes […]