Poacher Gets Unique Sentence, Jailed Only In Hunting SeasonThe man, who pleaded guilty to poaching a white-tailed deer in October, will spend every weekend of hunting season in jail for the next five years.
Long Island Residents Square Off Over New Hunting RulesNew deer hunting regulations in one Long Island town are pitting neighbor against neighbor.
More Than 300 Bears Killed In First 2 Days Of 6-Day NJ Bear Hunting SeasonThere were 510 bears killed during last year's hunt, which was the second-highest number since the hunt re-started in 2010.
Area Wildlife Experts Pushing Bear Meat Consumption To Control PopulationWildlife officials in New York and New Jersey are singing the praises of bear meat in an effort to get more hunters into the woods.
South Dakota AG: New York State Gun Laws Set Worrying PrecedentThe state attorney general in South Dakota said in a court filing that the New York state ban on semi-automatic weapons sets a worrying precedent that could affect the rights of South Dakotans and people across the country.
NJ Black Bear Hunt Begins With Fewer PermitsState fish and wildlife officials say 6,445 bear permits out of a maximum of 10,000 permits have been issued for this hunt.
Best 10 State Parks For A New York Summer Day TripEscape the sweat and grime of the city by traveling to a green, lush New York State Park this summer.
Man And Woman Fall Through Ice While Hunting For TurtlesA man and woman were out of the hospital Sunday, after they fell through the ice in the Passaic River while turtle hunting.
Report: Canada Goose Is Found Shot With Arrow On Long IslandA Canada goose was found with an arrow through its body in Suffolk County this week, and police were searching Sunday for the person who shot the bird, according to a published report.
Sound Off: Photos Of Donald Trump's Sons Big Game Hunting Surface OnlineDonald Trump's sons Eric and Donald, Jr. enjoyed a big game hunt in 2010. One of the photos depicts the brothers standing side by side, with Eric hoisting the carcass of what appears to be a leopard. Another photo depicts Donald Trump Jr. standing with a knife and the severed tail of an elephant.
River Otters Making Comeback On Long IslandOtters have rarely been seen in the region for much of the last century due to hunting and pollution. But in recent years, naturalists have spotted the mammals with increasing frequency.
Police Pursue Prospect Park Pigeon PoachersAccording to parkgoers, the possibly homeless group of hunters first catch small animals, like a pigeon, and then roast their kill over an open fire.