Getting rid of rifles would be silly. If it was ever put into place, it should be county by county anyway. Any state wide rule is crazy. I live in SD, and there are all types of cover here. Rifles are illegal in MN though. I'm glad I live in SD.
Hope the poachers burn in hell.
Proper hunter saftey is always the answer. I pass up shots every year, that most hunters would take. Last thing I want is to kill someones dad, brother, son, wife, etc.
I have learned quite a bit over the past few years turkey hunting and the majority of it was how to get that tom within range. Every article you read is littered with talk of fighting purrs, flydown cackles and clucks. What they don't tell you is now that you've caught that tom's interest and he's coming on a string... now what? I have seen more blown or missed turkeys from lack of experience in this area than I can imagine. If you can't seal the deal than you may as well have left the...