New York State now has a manual for how to deal with moose. I'm taking this as a positive sign that moose are so numerous that the DEC has to plan to deal with them. Multiply you meese! Lets get a NY moose hunting season soon!
I hear that the North American Moose Foundation is back as a functional unit. I received an email from Rob Anderson, the new President the North American Moose foundation.
He said that there has been a "regrouping" of sorts among the foundation’s officers and that some have made an attempt to split off into a separate organization. But that the foundation is returning to full activity.
“We are a small organization who is trying very hard grow and succeed. Over the past several years we've had booths at the Wild Sheep show in Reno, MDF's convention in Salt Lake, the Alaska expo in Anchorage, SCI in Reno and Dallas and the RMEF's Elk Camp. 3/5 of the moose board on the WGBGLC are representatives of the NAMF. Recently I have started up a brand new website and Face-book page that you should check out.”
I plan to do so and will keep all of you on biggamehunt.net posted as I learn more.
I've spent countless hours either on my hands and knees or bent over, messing up my back, looking for blood. One such instance I remember most was a hog hunt a few years ago in Mississippi. I had never shot a hog so when I poked a hole in this guy; I was determined to find him. Wearing snake leggings, I crawled on my hands and knees through the briars and the brambles and bushes where a rabbit wouldn't go. I found a spot of blood here and there but never the pig. And lucky for me, I didn't find...