“Anyone who lives on an acreage or even near an open area can provide food and forage for our natural wildlife inexpensively,” said Ray Ridlen of the Oklahoma County OSU Cooperative Extension Service.
DEADLINE APPROACHES FOR YOUTH DEER HUNTS
Aug. 17 is the deadline to apply for the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation's youth bonus antlerless deer hunts.
Fifty-five hunters ages 12 to 17 will have their names drawn for an antlerless deer hunt on private land in Osage, Ellis, Kingfisher, Carter or Alfalfa counties.
For more information, visit www.wildlifedepartment.com.
EVERS TO SPEAK IN MUSKOGEE
Oklahoma pro angler Edwin Evers will be the guest speaker Aug. 11 at the Beast Feast at the Muskogee Civic Center.
Tickets are $10 for adults. For more information, call (918) 683-9111 or visit www.boomoutdoors.com.
LAKE RECORD AT KAW
Cliff Waddell of Kingston landed a 10.4-pound hybrid bass on a jig Friday below the Kaw Lake dam.
The striped bass hybrid is the new record for the lake near Ponca City. The fish measured 28 inches.