Outdoors

New Wisconsin state budget eliminates carcass tags for deer and turkeys, registration of Canada geese

Motorists may now pick up road-killed turkeys with DNR authorization. Gov. Scott Walker’s Thursday, Sept. 21 signing of the state budget includes a number of changes for the DNR and Wisconsin sportsmen, with the perhaps the most noticeable change to sportsmen being the new tagging requirement, or lack thereof, for …

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Madison’s man generosity to father-son hunters earns 2016 Wisconsin DNR Ethical Hunter Award – Weekly News

Contact(s): April Dombrowski, 608-852-9456 or Joanne Haas, 608-209-8147 MIDDLETON, Wis. — A Madison man who gave up a favorite hunting spot to a stranger who unknowingly scouted the same location for an opening day of the nine-day gun hunt with his 9-year-old son was honored recently with the 2016Wisconsin Department …

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