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Sea turtle nesting sets benchmark in Georgia

BRUNSWICK - Loggerhead sea turtles have crawled their way to a conservation milestone in Georgia.

July 31, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation

Video shows hunter’s frightening encounter with a bugling elk

THE GREAT OUTDOORS — The bugle of a bull elk is one of the most unmistakable sounds in nature. It’s a piercing scream that National Geographic has compared to the demonic shrieks of the Ringwraiths from "The Lord of the Rings." The sound can actually travel for miles.

July 31, 2016 | Grant Olsen | Outdoors/Recreation

Lots of reasons to run, but sometimes the better choice is not to run

Sometimes not doing something is a really good decision.

July 26, 2016 | Kim Cowart Deseret News | Outdoors/Recreation

It’s summer, and things are heating up

Well, friends and neighbors, I hope you are staying cool in this summer heat. Be aware of your surroundings. If you have folks who are a little up in age and they live close by, stop in and check on them if you get the chance.

July 25, 2016 | Donny Branch | Outdoors/Recreation

Video shows large shark head-butt a diver

THE BAHAMAS — Simply being in the water near sharks is enough to make most people feel uncomfortable. But how about having a 10-foot shark ram right into your face?

July 23, 2016 | Grant Olsen | Outdoors/Recreation

Fisheries changes could increase catches

NOAA Fisheries has announced changes in regulations for blueline tilefish, black sea bass and yellowtail snapper in federal waters of the South Atlantic Region that may increase anglers' take.

July 20, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation

Podcasts to run to

Every year I put out a list of my favorite podcasts to run to. I am an admitted podcast junkie. Since I first found the running podcast Phedippidations in 2008, I’ve been hooked listening to others distract me from my own huffing and puffing.

July 17, 2016 | Kim Cowart Deseret News | Outdoors/Recreation

Have You Seen This? Starting a fire with a sandwich bag

THE GREAT OUTDOORS — I’m not exceptionally outdoorsy.

July 16, 2016 | Angie Treasure | Outdoors/Recreation

Video shows great white shark attacking a drone

AUSTRALIA — A new YouTube video offers a glimpse into the frightening speed and stealth with which a great white shark can strike.

July 14, 2016 | Grant Olsen | Outdoors/Recreation

Things I know for sure about running

Birthday celebrations should not be limited to children or milestone birthdays. Isn’t every birthday a milestone? Shouldn’t every year we get older be acknowledged and embraced? I mean, the alternative isn’t so great, is it?

July 13, 2016 | Kim Cowart Deseret News | Outdoors/Recreation

Where to catch catfish in Georgia

SOCIAL CIRCLE - Fishing for catfish can put delicious meals on the table.

July 11, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation

Legislators back Greenway with words, funds

The 20-year effort to build a bicycle-pedestrian path through coastal Georgia from Savannah to St. Marys has been given a boost by the 2016 Legislature.

July 06, 2016 | By Jo Hickson Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation

Product review: Versatile outdoor gear for summer

THE GREAT OUTDOORS — There are some people who become gurus, focusing on one outdoor activity in an effort to master every aspect of it. Whether it’s fly fishing, rock climbing or snowboarding, we all know individuals who have taken their skills to the highest level. And their passion leaves less room for other pursuits.

July 06, 2016 | Grant Olsen | Outdoors/Recreation

Video shows cougar swimming across large lake

BELLINGHAM, Washington — During these hot summer months, it seems that even large predators need to cool off. A recent video from Washington captured the strange sight of a mountain lion going for a swim in a lake near the Canadian border.

July 04, 2016 | Grant Olsen | Outdoors/Recreation

Researchers probe nutrient levels in coastal Ga. rivers

SAVANNAH - How much of a nutrient load is too much for Georgia's coastal rivers and estuaries? A research team from University of Georgia Skidaway Institute of Oceanography is helping Georgia's Environmental Protection Division answer that question. Its primary focus is on the estuary of the Ogeechee River.

June 29, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation

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Firearm deer season opens Saturday across state

SOCIAL CIRCLE - If you have never had that pre-opening day of firearms deer hunting season feeling, let this be the year you experience it. Firearms ...

October 19, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation

Product review: 7 jackets for fall and winter

THE GREAT OUTDOORS — With temperatures dropping and snow more common in the higher elevations, it’s time to think about busting out your favorite jacket ...

October 14, 2016 | Grant Olsen | Outdoors/Recreation

Fall colors painting Georgia’s parks

ATLANTA - Every October, Georgia's mountains turn to a vibrant blanket of red and gold as the leaves change. To help "leaf peepers" find the ...

October 05, 2016 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation

How I recover from a marathon

I used to joke with my husband that it was easier for me to recover from running a marathon than it was from throwing my ...

October 04, 2016 | Kim Cowart Deseret News | Outdoors/Recreation

Video shows bull moose fight dangerously close to hunter

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — This is rutting season for moose, which means bulls are fighting for supremacy. One such encounter was recently filmed in Alaska, as two ...

October 03, 2016 | Grant Olsen | Outdoors/Recreation


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