UA Autumn 2019 Issue

An excerpt from John C. Gosselin’s Publisher Note… Well, my friends, here we are! Pretty soon our favorite bird hunting seasons will be here. Whatever your upland bird of choice is, I hope you have an eventful and safe hunting season. From this end, we’ve got a jam-packed issue for you, one that we hope […]

Inside Autumn UA 2019

Inside the Upland Almanac Autumn 2019 issue, our Day’s End section has a contribution from Jim Gilsdorf. With this issue Jodi Stemler helps us continue to celebrate the 100th anniversary of South Dakota pheasant hunting with a focus on The Conservation Connection. Next up is The Scout: 2019 report from Tim Flanigan, John N. Felsher, […]

Autumn 2019 UA Kitchen: Grouse and Woodcock Stuffing

An excerpt from the UA Kitchen… Late in autumn, here in New England, many grouse hunters begin to move out of the coverts when the rifle deer season starts. Our time in the woods is long compared to theirs, and out of respect for their short number of days afield, we put the brakes on […]

Autumn 2019 Feature: The Scout – 2019

By UA Staff on July 9, 2019 By Tim Flanigan, John N. Felsher, Jeff Nedwick & Dave Books An excerpt… It’s time for our annual preseason look at habitat conditions, weather phenomena and bird populations across the lower 48 states that will probably play a major role in the situations you face when you step […]

UA Summer 2019 Issue

An excerpt from John C. Gosselin’s Publisher Note…Welcome to our Summer 2019 issue of The Upland Almanac! I don’t know about you, but in my house my three upland dogs and I find that summer is the toughest of all seasons to get through. It’s the waiting until fall, I think, that becomes tough to […]

Inside Summer UA 2019

Inside the Upland Almanac Summer 2019 issue, our Day’s End section has contributions from Peggy Watkins and Larry E. Slaughterbeck. With this issue Mike Lannoo helps us continue to celebrate the 100th anniversary of South Dakota pheasant hunting in his Couteau des Prairies: A Higher Love. Greg Hoch covers why citizen scientists and woodcock banding […]

Summer 2019 Feature: Citizen Scientists and Woodcock Banding

By UA Staff on April 4, 2019 By Greg Hoch An excerpt…Every year, graduate students, technicians, college professors, agency researchers and dedicated volunteers fan out across the woodlands of eastern North America or sit at their computers turning raw data into information. All of this effort is to learn more about the habits and habitats […]

Spring 2019 UA Kitchen: Pheasant Empanadas

By UA Staff on January 9, 2019 An excerpt from the UA Kitchen…Bird season may be over for most of us unless you have a trip planned to hunt in South America this spring. The upland bird of choice there is likely perdiz, and it is hunted in the vast grasslands behind pointing dogs. It’s […]

Spring 2019 Feature: Will More Rabbit Feet Lead to Good Luck for Southern New England Grouse?

Home   >   Spring 2019 Issue   >   Spring 2019 Feature: Will More Rabbit Feet Lead to Good Luck for Southern New England Grouse? By UA Staff on January 9, 2019 By Edward Ricciuti An excerpt…Southernmost New England’s moribund ruffed grouse population could use a major hurricane on the order of 1938’s calamitous […]

UA Winter 2018 Issue

An excerpt from John C. Gosselin’s Publisher Note…Welcome to our Winter 2018 issue! As many of you doubtless know, 2018-2019 represents the 100th anniversary of pheasant hunting in the state of South Dakota. While everyone has their own special areas or favorite places to hunt, and while everyone has their own preferred upland species they […]

Winter 2018 Feature Story: A Big Time on the Prairie

By UA Staff on October 10, 2018 By Tom Carney An excerpt from A Big Time on the Prairie…In 1932, on the first of several autumn hunting trips to Huron, South Dakota, Chicago Tribune Outdoors Editor Bob Becker became enchanted. He described “cornfields so crowded with pheasants that they were elbowing each other out of […]

Winter 2018 Feature Story: At Home in Wisconsin’s Grouse Woods

By UA Staff on October 10, 2018 By John Pollmann An excerpt from At Home in Wisconsin’s Grouse Woods…It is one thing to read of the thick, tangled coverts that ruffed grouse call home and the difficulty this cover makes for gunning after the famed game bird; it is quite another thing to experience the […]

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