Tag Archives: wildlife management

Harvestable Surplus

[Note: The following was first published in the January 2017 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2017 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. Setting bag limits for fish and game is a complicated business. Balancing the wants of anglers and hunters against the … Continue reading

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The Capacity to Carry

[Note: The following was first published in the September 2016 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2016 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. We’ve seen the signs on the sides of trucks specifying the maximum weight the vehicle can handle safely. Likewise, certain … Continue reading

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Interesting Times

[Note: The following was first published in the March 2015 Alberta Outdoorsmen.] Copyright © 2015 Don H. Meredith, All Rights Reserved. The supposedly ancient Chinese curse, “May you live in interesting times,” (as it turns out, neither ancient nor Chinese) … Continue reading

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They Just Don’t Get It!

I’m always amazed how easy it is for a politician to deal away many of the things we hold sacred for some short-term gain. And that’s exactly what is happening with our crippled Alberta government and Bill 11, the Livestock … Continue reading

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The Predator Problem

I first saw wolf tracks in one of my favorite deer hunting areas last November. They could have been big-dog tracks, so I didn’t think too much about them until the last week of November when I actually heard a … Continue reading

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