Archive for Patrick Durkin

Can Coyotes Stifle Deer Herds?

The Coyote's impact on deer herds can vary, here are the factors to look for.

November 17, 2009

Defining Hunting Pressure

Deer respond differently to hunting pressure, but all seek refuge within their known home range, not the next county.

October 29, 2009

Michigan's Upper Peninsula

Michigan's Upper Peninsula is also coming off two tough winters, but deer numbers remain reasonably good.

August 20, 2009

Northwestern Wisconsin

Those who hunt whitetails on their terms in northwestern Wisconsin usually seek areas with "heavy" soils, meaning lowland wetlands and forests.

August 20, 2009

Northeastern Minnesota

Good hunting is expected this year in the Superior National Forest, including its famous Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness.

August 20, 2009

Whitetail Hotspots: The Great Lakes

Sprawling public forests in the North Woods let hunters chase mature bucks wherever they roam.

August 20, 2009

The Deer Camp Time Forgot

“The shack and the forest and the deer are ageless. The rest of us change.” —Tom Heberlein, Camp Boss

June 11, 2009