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Times are changing when it comes to goose hunting in southern Illinois, but our honker expert says you need to put the downstate hunt into perspective in order to be successful. (December 2005) Hunting

South Zone Goose Hunting

October 04, 2010

Times are changing when it comes to goose hunting in southern Illinois, but our honker expert...

Illinois' pheasant chief expects rooster numbers to be about the same in 2005 as they were last year, and that's a good thing. But the long-term future doesn't look too bright for the birds. Hunting

Pheasant Hunting In The Prairie State

October 04, 2010

Illinois' pheasant chief expects rooster numbers to be about the same in 2005 as they were...

A record number of turkeys were killed in our state last autumn. Here's where you can take advantage of the Prairie State's booming bird numbers in 2005. Hunting

Illinois' Fall Turkey Forecast

Daniel D. Lamoreux - October 04, 2010

A record number of turkeys were killed in our state last autumn. Here's where you can take...

Sometimes public ground is the only option for many Illinois deer hunters. But that didn't stop John Sondag from arrowing a dandy buck last fall. Hunting

A Public-Land Trophy Buck

October 04, 2010

Sometimes public ground is the only option for many Illinois deer hunters. But that didn't...

The Illinois suburbs of St. Louis have some mighty fine fishing for bass and other species. Here's how you can get in on the action. Bass

The Metro-East's Bass & More!

October 04, 2010

The Illinois suburbs of St. Louis have some mighty fine fishing for bass and other species....

Most Illinois anglers are aware of which lakes have the best fishing for largemouths. But these 10 lakes see little fishing pressure. The bass are waiting for you! Bass

10 Bass Lakes You've Never Heard Of

October 04, 2010

Most Illinois anglers are aware of which lakes have the best fishing for largemouths. But...

Muskies just keep getting bigger and bigger in our state, as verified by last year's two state-record catches. Serious muskie anglers will be hitting these lakes this year. Other Freshwater

Muskie Fishing in Illinois

October 04, 2010

Muskies just keep getting bigger and bigger in our state, as verified by last year's two...

Since 2004 has the potential of being another record-setting season, why not get out there to take advantage of it in December and January? Hunting

Illinois' Late-Season Deer Hotspots

October 04, 2010

Since 2004 has the potential of being another record-setting season, why not get out there to...

From the Free Fishing Days in June to week-long vacation spots the rest of the summer, our state has something for everyone who needs to get away from it all. Other Freshwater

Illinois' Family Fishing Getaways

Tricia Perea - October 04, 2010

From the Free Fishing Days in June to week-long vacation spots the rest of the summer, our...

Everyone loves catching and eating crappies. You can get the main ingredient for a fish fry on these waters. Other Freshwater

Prairie State Crappie Hotspots

October 04, 2010

Everyone loves catching and eating crappies. You can get the main ingredient for a fish fry on...

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