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Vermont’s spring turkey hunting starts soon
Sports
April 13, 2016

Vermont’s spring turkey hunting starts soon

By Rick Hedding, courtesy of VTF&W

Brianna Hedding, right, sits with her turkey shot during the 2010 youth turkey weekend, with Don Isabelle.

It’s almost time for spring turkey hunting in Vermont. Youth spring turkey hunting weekend is…

Sports
April 13, 2016

Vermont Fish & Wildlife launches online fishing regulations tool

MONTPELIER—The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department announced on April 8 the launch of its new online fishing regulations tool, a platform designed to provide anglers with instant access to Vermont fishing laws as well as information about access areas for lakes, ponds and rivers across…

Sports
March 30, 2016

Hammond Cove Shooting Range to open April 1

HARTLAND–The Hammond Cove Shooting Range in Hartland, Vt., will be re-opening for the season on Friday, April 1 at 10 a.m. The range underwent several upgrades in 2015, including a new berm for the pistol range, improved acoustic tiling in the covered shooting ports, the…

Sports
January 18, 2016

Vermont deer harvest reflects healthy population

The Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department says preliminary numbers show 12,710 deer were taken during Vermont’s 2015 deer hunting seasons.

Reports from big game check stations indicate hunters had successful deer seasons in 2015, taking 3,398 deer in archery season, 1,277 in youth season, 6,592…