Say it with me: 2.3 million acres. Ahh...that's nice. Recently, Department of the Interior Secretary David Bernhardt announced the biggest increase in hunting and fishing opportunities in American history. The announcement now includes a final rule establishing and expanding hunting and fishing opportunities across more than 2.3 million acres at 147 national wildlife refuges … [Read more...] about Today: Biggest Increase of Hunting & Fishing Opportunities in History!
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Hallelujah, it has happened! The U.S. House of Representatives’ Democrats, Republicans, Libertarians and Congress-Critters of all stripes got together and passed H.R. 1957, the 'Great American Outdoors Act'. Although any conservation measure should include bipartisan support, they don't always--and that's why we here at Popular Outdoorsman are so excited to hear that this … [Read more...] about Hallelujah: Great American Outdoors Act Passed!
The summer of 2020 started with a sparkling surprise for one western Arkansas woman. Fifty-six-year-old Beatrice Watkins, of Mena, visited Arkansas’s Crater of Diamonds State Park, in Murfreesboro, on Saturday, June 20, with her daughter and granddaughters. Within 30 minutes of arriving, she had unknowingly picked up the largest diamond found there, so far this … [Read more...] about Woman Finds Record-Setting Diamond at AR State Park
The U.S. Department of the Interior's David L. Bernhardt has a message for America's outdoorsmen. As the Coronavirus pandemic spreads like my ex-wife's behind and Americans everywhere begin to chafe at the restrictions of quarantine, the U.S. Department of the Interior's David L. Bernhardt recently released a letter containing a message for America's outdoorsmen: America's … [Read more...] about National Parks & Wildlife Refuges Still Open, Zombie-Free
Some of us already live in our Quarantine Paradise. Some of us can only dream... Many (if not most) of you Popular Outdoorsman readers were already prepared for the Coronavirus pandemic long before the first breathlessly panicky stories started coming out of Wuhan, China early this year. However, as pragmatic people who otherwise have lives to lead and money to earn, chances … [Read more...] about Our Top 3 Places to Spend the Coronavirus Quarantine