• Hunting

    William McKinley has been named Deer Program Coordinator by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks.

    McKinley new Deer Program Coordinator

    MDWFP white-tail biologist moves into new leadership role
    May 23 at 2:40pm
    A really good early season buck in velvet. The photo says one thing, but what would his jawbone say?

    Ground proving buck age

    May 22 at 9:00am
    Trey Graham and dog Leo with three squirrels they killed after they treed seven.

    Spring squirrels, take 3

    May 12 at 6:00am
    Mississippi duck hunters, like Austin Partridge, will have maximum opportunity again in the 2017-18 season, under a plan approved by the Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks.

    Mississippi duck seasons announced

    Liberal framework allows maximum opportunity
    May 02 at 12:00pm
    Stabilizers that fit between the split limbs of a bow will quiet the bow substantially and cut down on vibration.

    Get things stabilized

    Stabilizers improve bows’ efficiency, accuracy
    May 01 at 7:00am
    To preserve a gobbler’s beautiful fan, take these three four steps. First, cut the fan from the turkey’s body. Get a board or piece of stiff cardboard and use your hand to spread out the fan to its full width.

    If you tag a gobbler, fan him out

    Turn a tom’s tail feathers into great trophy, conversation piece
    May 01 at 6:00am
    Mississippi hunters have enjoyed a liberal doe limit for several decades, but that could be changing in the 2017-18 season.

    Proposed rule change would cut doe harvest

    Commission would also create new deer management zones
    April 24 at 9:10am
    This big gator was an unwelcome visitor at a golf course home in Mt. Pleasant, S.C. last week.

    Alligator bulls way through screen door, relaxes on 2nd-story porch

    South Carolina family alarmed by what they thought was human intruder
    April 20 at 11:40am
    An older buck is seen here scent-checking an active communal scrape.

    Once again, we’re No. 1

    Mississippi leads the country in mature buck harvest
    April 18 at 9:00am
    If you give up after a morning hunt, it’s likely you’re missing golden opportunities to score a gobbler.

    Don’t give up on afternoon turkeys

    Gobblers more likely to respond later in the day, hunting pro says
    April 12 at 6:00am