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ND increases bag limits for Canada geese

September 4, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAND FORKS North Dakota hunters will be able to shoot more Canada geese and snow geese this fall as part of their daily limit, and the possession limit for most migratory game birds has tripled, under waterfowl regulations set last week by the North Dakota Game and Fish Department.
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Leier: Early goose season special for ND

August 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

North Dakota’s early Canada goose season has been around for more than a decade. It’s a specific effort to put additional hunting pressure on the rising population of giant Canada geese the only goose species that nests and raises its young within the state.
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Remembering waves of geese

March 13, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

In the spring of 1999, I was working as a game warden when the first ever spring light goose conservation season arrived. The purpose then and still to this day is to reduce light goose (snow goose) populations during the spring as the birds migrate toward their nesting grounds in Canada.
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Enjoying the early morning show on Minnesota goose hunt

September 8, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The geese were within 5 yards, maybe less, when the shots rang out. And in that moment, all of the work the days of scouting, the getting up at 3 a.m., the setting up of dozens of decoys in the headlights had paid off.
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Summer quickly turns to school year

August 1, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Even if you don’t have kids in school, the circadian rhythm, as I refer to it, is evident. Continue Reading