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If anyone has any information about this please let me know. I am a bear hunter in the eastern part of North Carolina . I live in Lenior county but have to do all my bear hunting in surrounding counties such as Jones county. The bear population i Lenior County is reahcing all time highes and continues to grow. I would liek to get a petition started to try to open up Lenior County for bear hunting. If you have any concerns or remarks please post them.
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...