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Pheasant populations and habitat may be On the decline in Iowa, but increasingly more attention is being paid to finding the problems and fixing them. (September 2009)A Fighting Chance For Iowa Pheasants
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A Fighting Chance For Iowa Pheasants

Pheasant populations and habitat may be On the decline in Iowa, but increasingly more

Juli Probasco-Sowers

Heavy snow cover and wet springs have made survival difficult for Iowa's pheasant population in recent years, but there are reasons for optimism as the 2009 season begins. (October 2009)Hawkeye State Ringneck Roundup
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Hawkeye State Ringneck Roundup

Heavy snow cover and wet springs have made survival difficult for Iowa's pheasant population

Iowa's deer-hunting prospects are excellent once again this season, but there are changes on the horizon (October 2009)Iowa's 2009 Deer Outlook -- Part 1: Our Top Hunting Areas
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Iowa's 2009 Deer Outlook -- Part 1: Our Top Hunting Areas

Iowa's deer-hunting prospects are excellent once again this season, but there are changes on

Tremendous bucks -- and plenty of them -- are emerging from counties across the state. Will you have what it takes when opportunity knocks? (November 2009)Iowa's 2009 Deer Outlook -- Part 2: Finding Trophy Bucks
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Iowa's 2009 Deer Outlook -- Part 2: Finding Trophy Bucks

Tremendous bucks -- and plenty of them -- are emerging from counties across the state. Will

Iowa's northern-tier counties present some of the best pheasant hunting ground in the state this season. Here's your plan for making a successful border run on Iowa ringnecks. (November 2009)Iowa's Border Run Ringnecks
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Iowa's Border Run Ringnecks

Iowa's northern-tier counties present some of the best pheasant hunting ground in the state

An increasing number of Hawkeye hunters are braving the arctic cold and heading afield during our late, great muzzleloader and bow hunts for last-chance whitetails. (December 2009)Iowa's Late Muzzleloader And Bow Hunts
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Iowa's Late Muzzleloader And Bow Hunts

An increasing number of Hawkeye hunters are braving the arctic cold and heading afield during

Iowa DNR officials are forecasting the best hardwater perch fishing in the history of Big Spirit Lake this winter. Will you be part of the action? (December 2009)Big Spirit Lake's Perch Explosion
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Big Spirit Lake's Perch Explosion

Iowa DNR officials are forecasting the best hardwater perch fishing in the history of Big

With these 36 first-rate fishing alternatives -- three for each month -- you have no excuse for missing out on Iowa's  angling action this year. Here's your guide to a year of fantastic fishing!2010 Iowa Fishing Calendar
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2010 Iowa Fishing Calendar

With these 36 first-rate fishing alternatives -- three for each month -- you have no excuse

Scattered around the state, the Hawkeye State's urban trout fisheries afford anglers a shot at a species that otherwise would require a trip to northeast Iowa.Iowa's Urban Trout Options
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Iowa's Urban Trout Options

Scattered around the state, the Hawkeye State's urban trout fisheries afford anglers a shot at

Juli Probasco-Sowers

Having suffered wet spring weather and low recruitment in recent years, Iowa's turkey population appears to be turning a corner. Could 2010 be the year for a comeback? (March 2010)Iowa's 2010 Spring Turkey Forecast
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Iowa's 2010 Spring Turkey Forecast

Having suffered wet spring weather and low recruitment in recent years, Iowa's turkey

Iowa anglers in search of consistent -- and occasionally explosive -- crappie fishing this year have no fewer than a half-dozen options across the Hawkeye State! (March 2010)Best Bets For Hawkeye Slabs
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Best Bets For Hawkeye Slabs

Iowa anglers in search of consistent -- and occasionally explosive -- crappie fishing this

Bucketmouths will be on a rampage across the Hawkeye State before the end of April. Here's a look at hotspots and strategies that will make savvy largemouths look like April fools. (April 2010)Iowa's Pre-Spawn Bass Opportunities
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Iowa's Pre-Spawn Bass Opportunities

Bucketmouths will be on a rampage across the Hawkeye State before the end of April. Here's a

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