Outdoors commentary: Spoor and the wonderful things it can tell us
Albany Democrat Herald
Long before the written word, before story tellers and oral histories, even before cave drawings, men and women were reading — but they were reading spoor or sign, both of which refer to any combination of tracks, droppings, scents or indications of ...
The 'Great' outdoors: Education center hosts 50th anniversary celebration
Asbury Park Press
Today, the Great Swamp Outdoor Education Center hosts thousands of visitors each year, through school and scout tours and programs such as Lenape Day, the Maple Sugar Festival, Baby and Me Hikes, summer camp programs and other activities.
Academy Sports + Outdoors holds a youth give-back event as part of grand ...
Thirty youth from the Madison area were invited to shop during a private youth give-back event and be the first customers of the store. Academy Sports + Outdoors will donate $100 Academy gift cards to each child as well as provide a personal shopping ...
How can you get kids to play outdoors?
The Ridgefield Press
Getting kids away from computer and TV screens and outside into the fresh air is an increasing challenge for parents everywhere. Researchers have found that U.S. children today spend about half as much time outdoors as their counterparts did 20 years ago.
OUTDOORS COL: Turkey harvest has been low
Clarksville Leaf Chronicle
CLARKSVILLE, TENN. — Tennessee turkey hunters were hoping for a record setting season, but the current harvest of 24,905 birds for the first 26 days of the 44-day season is far below the line to equal the record setting harvest of 38,241 turkeys in 2010.
Dad shares outdoors tradition during turkey hunt with son
I cannot repay him enough for exposing me to the outdoors at such an early age! We feel our children need to be exposed to the outdoors and (seeing the difference it has made in our lives) feel that a connection to the real world is paramount to their ...