Outdoor Notebook: Ducks Unlimited State Convention set for Saturday in Guthrie

by Ed Godfrey Published: March 30, 2014
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Ducks Unlimited will hold its state convention Friday and Saturday in Guthrie at the American Legion.

On Saturday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., vendors will be showcasing hunting merchandise at the Logan County Fairgrounds. Admission is free.

The banquet, honoring retired Ducks Unlimited regional director Larry Kramer, will be Saturday night.

For ticket information, call Paul Fincher at (405) 850-0275 or Tim Miller at (405) 593-2657.

Wildlife photographer to appear in OKC

Nationally award winning wildlife a photographer Tom Ulrich will be showing some of his latest works at the Will Rogers Senior Center, 3501 Pat Murphy Drive, on Friday and Saturday.

On Friday at 7 p.m., Ulrich will give a free presentation on his time spent capturing shots of some of the world’s most elusive wildlife species. His tales of adventure will focus on birds of Florida, National Parks of the West and the Eastern Mediterranean.

Photo hobbyists can join Ulrich on Saturday from 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. for an instructional photography workshop.

Ulrich, who makes his home in Montana, will share his techniques on how to capture photographs of wildlife in their native habitat. The workshop costs $50 per person, and participants will receive one of Ulrich’s photography books.

Pre-registration is required for the workshop at www.okc.gov/active.

For more information, contact the Martin Park Nature Center at 755-0676, or go online at www.okc.gov/parks.

Controlled hunt applications available on Tuesday

Hunters can begin applying for the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation’s 2014-15 controlled hunts on Tuesday.

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by Ed Godfrey
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Ed Godfrey was born in Muskogee and raised in Stigler. He has worked at The Oklahoman for 25 years. During that time, he has worked a myriad of beats for The Oklahoman including both the federal and county courthouse in Oklahoma City for more...
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