Input Sought On Use Of Public Lands

Vermont residents will get a chance to weigh in on a new proposed rule to regulate public activities on land owned by the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department.

Bridport Home Shot

Vermont State Police are investigating a report of a gunshot that hit a home in Bridport.

Vt. Rifle Deer Season Opens

Vermont’s rifle deer hunting season has started. The 16-day season runs from Saturday through Sunday, Nov. 27. Vermont’s deer population is about 123,000 this year, which is about 10 percent fewer than last year.

Vermont Holds Snow Geese Season

Vermont hunters will get a chance to pursue snow geese this spring as part of a federal and state effort to control the population.

Archery, Muzzeloader Season Begin Saturday

The second part of Vermont’s archery season for deer begins Saturday, and state wildlife officials say hunters are seeing more big, older bucks thanks to antler restrictions begun four years ago.  

Vermont’s Hunting Culture

We explore the traditions and culture of hunting-how it reflects our rural heritage, how it influences environmental conservation, and how our attitudes have changed. Also, we hear ideas on how to improve child care.