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Our DNR is working hard at building us a better bass fishery. You can already see the results on these honeyholes.Best Bets for Bass
Bass

Best Bets for Bass

Our DNR is working hard at building us a better bass fishery. You can already see the results

Trying to figure out what will happen during the upcoming duck hunting season is a lot like trying to predict the weather. As a matter of fact, weather has a lot to do with it.Illinois' Duck Hunting Forecast
Hunting

Illinois' Duck Hunting Forecast

Trying to figure out what will happen during the upcoming duck hunting season is a lot like

Our state has come of age as a muskie fishery. You can find out for yourself on these lakes.Illinois' Best Bets for Muskies
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Illinois' Best Bets for Muskies

Our state has come of age as a muskie fishery. You can find out for yourself on these lakes.

Illinois is a lengthy state, with seven distinct climatic zones between the north and south. Fishing tactics can change considerably between Chicago and Cairo. But one thing is certain, there is always a bite going somewhere.Illinois' Best Bets For Fishing
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Illinois' Best Bets For Fishing

Illinois is a lengthy state, with seven distinct climatic zones between the north and south.

Every year we provide you with a rating system on how every county in our state scores when it comes to bowhunting for deer. Here's the update based on last season.Illinois' Bowhunting Outlook
Hunting

Illinois' Bowhunting Outlook

Every year we provide you with a rating system on how every county in our state scores when it

Because striped bass are such a difficult fish to figure out, most anglers don't bother fishing for them. That's a big mistake. You can get in on the red-hot action on these nine waters.Illinois' Best Bets for Stripers
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Illinois' Best Bets for Stripers

Because striped bass are such a difficult fish to figure out, most anglers don't bother

We have some big bluegills in Illinois, but researchers are studying to see if they can super-size the fish. It looks like it's working!Can We Build A Bigger Bluegill?
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Can We Build A Bigger Bluegill?

We have some big bluegills in Illinois, but researchers are studying to see if they can

Prairie State turkey hunters killed a record number of birds last spring. Could another record be ahead for 2005?Illinois' Spring turkey Outlook
Hunting

Illinois' Spring turkey Outlook

Prairie State turkey hunters killed a record number of birds last spring. Could another record

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Tales of giant deer often play out in bizarre fashion, but none like the one about the highest-scoring buck ever killed in the Prairie State.Illinois' Biggest Bow Buck EVER!
Hunting

Illinois' Biggest Bow Buck EVER!

Tales of giant deer often play out in bizarre fashion, but none like the one about the

There's a lot of research being done on the migratory mourning dove. You can judge for yourself on whether bird numbers are up or down this fall.Prairie State Dove Hunting
Hunting

Prairie State Dove Hunting

There's a lot of research being done on the migratory mourning dove. You can judge for

If you like catching and eating salmon and trout, this is the year to go fishing on the big pond!The Lake Michigan Salmonid Outlook
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The Lake Michigan Salmonid Outlook

If you like catching and eating salmon and trout, this is the year to go fishing on the big

Send Us Your Photos!<br />Mail to: <strong>Illinois Camera Corner</strong>, P.O. Box 741, Marietta, GA 30061. Photos become the property of this magazine and cannot be returned.Camera Corner
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Mail to: Illinois Camera Corner, P.O. Box 741,

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