Hunt Morel Mushrooms in Nebraska & More Adventures

Posted by Dan Carlson on Apr 27th 2020

Hunt Morel Mushrooms in Nebraska & More Adventures

It’s morel hunting season in Nebraska
Typically emerging in mid- to late-April and through May, the arrival of morels not only signals the promise of warmer, milder days ahead, but also offers a chance to get outdoors and search for one of nature’s delicacies. Read about it HERE.

Get caught up on wildlife research underway in Nebraska
A list of ongoing projects on everything from big game to upland game and waterfowl in the state, along with the latest news from each effort. Learn more HERE.

Wyoming Game and Fish halts nonresident daily fishing license sales
The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is suspending the sale of nonresident daily and five-day fishing licenses, effective immediately. Learn why HERE.

Indiana turkey hunters reminded to be aware of restrictions on state land
Turkey hunters and anyone else visiting or planning to visit an Indiana fish & wildlife area, state forest property, or lake/reservoir state recreation area will need to be aware that spring turkey season starts April 18, and that rules for visiting those respective state properties during turkey season differ. Read more HERE.

Maine’s annual moose permit drawing will be a virtual event this year
The Maine Moose Permit Drawing, an iconic event that attracts thousands of spectators every year, will now be a virtual broadcast event scheduled for Saturday, June 13, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. Find out more HERE.

Your best shot at a trophy fish in Nebraska
Merritt Reservoir has long been one of Nebraska’s top fishing destinations. And with this year’s adoption of a 50-inch minimum for what many consider to be Nebraska’s greatest fish, the muskellunge, Merritt offers a good shot for anglers to beat the 52-inch state record. Read about it HERE.

Virus concerns cancel ICAST
Given the ongoing stay-at-home orders and the desire to keep the health and safety of everyone in our recreational fishing family first in the decision-making process, American Sportfishing Association’s board of directors made the decision to cancel the physical ICAST Show that was scheduled for July 14-17, 2020, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando. Get the details HERE.

Uses for wild turkey feathers
Don’t just throw them out. See some great uses for turkey feathers HERE.

Need ideas for home schooling?
Parents thrust into the role of educators during the Covid-19 crisis may need some help. See some lesson plans and materials about outdoors-related subjects HERE. And there are more suggestions HERE.