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November 25, 2018
Jeff Davis of Ivanhoe, Minn., walks through a field of tall grass on a recent pheasant hunt in Lincoln County, Minn. The farmer who owns the land enrolled it in the federal Conservation Reserve Program which pays farmers not to plant crops on marginal or erodible land. The CRP acres make great habitat for pheasants and other wildlife. John Myers / Forum News Service
Buffalo Ridge roosters: Late season, small ball pheasant hunt proves successful in southwestern Minnesota
November 25, 2018 - 8:50am
October 10, 2018
Kristi Coughlon, organizer of Saturday's Women's Mentored Hunt, is shown here with her hunting dogs, Beckett, left, a wire-haired pointing griffon, and Maddie, a yellow lab. Special to Forum News Service
Shooting through stereotypes: Women's Mentored Hunt part of governor's pheasant opener
October 10, 2018 - 7:46am
October 7, 2018
Pheasant numbers up, but not like good old days
October 7, 2018 - 8:28am
August 27, 2018
 The South Dakota Game, Fish & Parks Department is reporting a 47 percent increase from last year in its annual pheasant brood survey, which was released on Monday. Forum News Service file photo
South Dakota's pheasant count jumps 47 percent from 2017
August 27, 2018 - 4:47pm
July 8, 2018
Hunter success in finding pheasants this autumn will depend on whether the wetter than normal conditions we've been experiencing adversely affects nesting success. Forum News Service file photo
Wet streak could adversely affect pheasants
July 8, 2018 - 9:01pm
February 18, 2018
Pheasants, a nonnative species  in North Dakota, tend to do better during winters such as this when there's not much snow. But at the same time, the persistent cold reduces their fat reserves, making pheasants more susceptible to winter mortality. (Photo/ Craig Bihrle, North Dakota Game and Fish Department)
So far, so good: Snow hasn't been a hindrance for wildlife this winter
February 18, 2018 - 10:32am
October 1, 2017
North Dakota's summer roadside pheasant counts were down 61 percent statewide from last year, the Game and Fish Department said. North Dakota's pheasant season opens Saturday, Oct. 7. (North Dakota Game and Fish Department photo)
Pheasant numbers are down in North Dakota; neighboring states face same scenario
October 1, 2017 - 6:13am
August 25, 2017
Ringneck pheasant in South Dakota. Forum News Service file photo.
SD pheasant survey shows 45 percent drop in population from '16
August 25, 2017 - 11:10am