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Mosquito - West Nile Virus


West Nile Virus study requires help from hunters

by Steve Galea | July 16, 2018

A study to determine the extent of West Nile Virus (WNV) exposure in wild turkeys and ruffed grouse requires hunter input, says Dr. Amanda MacDonald.

Quebec fishing


The best fishing in Quebec

by OOD in partnership with Quebec Outfitters | July 3, 2018

How is the fishing in Quebec?  It doesn’t matter if you fish with fly or traditional spinning/baitcasting gear. Come once and you’re going to find reasons to keep coming back. Quebec offers a wide variety of species...

braided line


Seeing is believing in the power of braided line

by OOD in partnership with Shimano | July 3, 2018

Canadian renowned walleye charter operator, Captain Paul Powis and smallmouth ace Derek Strub, rely on Power Pro line to put fish in the boat.

Endangered Species Act


Endangered Species Act held to account

by James Palmer | July 12, 2018

Due to a recent court ruling, recovery strategies for endangered and threatened species will no longer be delayed. Under the Endangered Species Act...

ICAST 2018

Guns & Gear

ICAST 2018: What's new in fishing

by Editorial Staff | July 10, 2018

Get OOD exclusives on the latest in fishing innovation and technology at ICAST 2018, from Managing Editor Ray Blades, live on location.

bear encounters


Bear encounters end badly

by Tom Goldsmith | July 6, 2018

Two separate bear attacks within the same week in late April by a female bear with three cubs prompted the MNRF to issue warnings about potential encounters



Tench becoming a cause for concern

by Steve Galea | July 5, 2018

Catches of tench (Tinca tinca) are becoming more common in the St. Lawrence River near Montreal. This begs the question, will they soon establish in the Great Lakes?