Woodpeckers and Hunting Season

Woodpeckers and Hunting Season

This week, Sheridan Media's Betsy Love sat down with Game and Fish Info specialist Warren Mischke to discuss some upcoming hunting events, and had a surprising start to the interview:

It was perhaps a little surprising and ironic. Warren and I were about to discuss upcoming bird hunting season, when we heard this:

If you are familiar with bird calls, you would recognize that is the chirping of a woodpecker. I will get back to why Warren has a woodpecker in his office in a moment, but first, Warren reminds us that pheasant hunting season starts tomorrow:

Also, he reminds us to wear those snazzy bright orange hunting clothes. And he adds:

However, he says there is a new exception for young people who don't yet have a hunter education card:

Now that the “meat” of the story is covered, back to the woodpecker. In fact, it is not just a woodpecker that Warren keeps in his office:

So, on that chirp...

For Sheridan Media dot com news, this is Betsy Love reporting.


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