How typical for IDFG to release this info so close to the deadline I haven’t heard one media station report anything about this. . It really doesn’t mater what we think they will do what they want.
I went to a meeting of the commission one time where they where voting on bear baiting and the use of dogs. One of the commissioners stated that the meeting he had attended had an over whelming opinion against this form of hunting.
I am here to tell you I was at the meeting he stated and I didn’t here one voice for restricting hounds or bait.
I don’t go anymore it is just a legal formality for them they do what they want.
There are still some who insist a scope is not needed for the type hunting they do, ignoring the advances of the last 150 years in optical sights. (Even the ultra-conservative US Army has adopted optical sights.) The idea that in some special circumstances open iron sights or aperture (peep) sights might be more useful is not lost on me, but with the inevitable advance of age comes the reduction in visual acuity needed for using iron sights.
I believe that many who completely resist the idea of...