Search:

Type: Posts; User: Bumpus

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.03 seconds.

  1. NGPC Wildlife Release: White-winged Doves increasing in Nebraska

    In the 1994, a bird species was documented in Nebraska for the first time.* Additions to Nebraska’s official state list are always exciting.* However, this occurrence was not a surprise because the...
  2. NGPC Wildlife Release: Searching for the Elusive Yellow Lady’s Slipper Flower

    On a sunny, but muggy, morning last June, six Game and Parks Commission and Northern Prairies Land Trust biologists gathered at Indian Cave State Park. Our mission for the next two days: trek the...
  3. NGPC Parks Release: Outdoor Cooking Program Set at Chadron State Park

    * The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has cooked up a program to help people improve their outdoor cuisine. The presentation, led by Commission outdoor education specialist Amanda Filipi, will be...
  4. NGPC Release: Go Catfishin’ on the WOWT 6 Outdoor Report

    Who doesn’t love to go fishing for catfish this time of year in Nebraska waters? I sure do, especially the flatheads! So, I’ll be prodding you to step outside and fish for post-spawn, hungry channel,...
  5. NGPC Fishing Release: 2014 Nebraska State High School Fishing Tournament

    The 2014 Nebraska State High School Fishing Tournament is just around the corner. And I know there are some folks who are getting amped up for it! So am I!
    The post 2014 Nebraska State High School...
  6. NGPC Fishing Release: #CarpWeek is Coming!

    You’ve undoubtedly heard*of or seen the promos (promotional announcements) for the Discovery Channel’s*annual Shark Week #SharkWeek coming up from Aug. 11-15.*Well, here in Nebraska, we*kind of have...
  7. NGPC Wildlife Release: More proof birds are cool

    Shorebirds are one of my favorite group of birds.* One reason is because they are amazing world travelers.** Technological advances, such as the use of satellite transmitters, has allowed researchers...
  8. Replies
    1
    Views
    170

    NGPC Fishing Release: Dragonfly Video

    I am betting that most of you who have been in the Nebraska outdoors this summer have seen at least one dragonfly. *Usually they are found near water, but not necessarily so, sometimes adult...
  9. NGPC Fishing Release: State Record Update, July 2014

    We are over half way through 2014 and I have not given any updates on the state record fish front. It is time. Blue Sucker I only have a few to tell you about, might as well start with the first one...
  10. NGPC Conservation Release: Wild about Wildflowers on the Wagner Farm

    Who doesn’t enjoy seeing native wildflowers in good habitat on a farm, huh? I know I do! I am so wild about wildflowers (forbs)*that I have planted a number of applicable varieties on our 148...
  11. NGPC Travel Release: Buffalo Cookouts at Niobrara State Park

    Last two Buffalo Cookouts of the summer will be held July 19 and August 30 at Niobrara State Park. Cookout meals of buffalo burgers, beans, salads and ice cream will be served at 6 p.m., followed by...
  12. NGPC Travel Release: New Digs at 84th and Frederick

    If you have not heard, your*Nebraska Game and Parks’ Omaha office has a new home! The office has moved to 8495 Frederick St., located about a quarter of a mile north of Interstate 80 at the 84th...
  13. NGPC Travel Release: Nebraska Boating: The Way We Were

    The quiet boating times of the early 1900s are almost impossible to imagine today, their last vestige being yellowed and dog-eared photo postcards from a time when men wore straw boater hats and...
  14. NGPC Fishing Release: Stop the Presses Again, Another Big Fish!

    Just a week ago I told you about a big flathead catfish caught from Branched Oak Reservoir, Stop the Presses, Big Fish!* This week I have another monster fish to tell you about. I have been saying...
  15. NGPC Fishing Release: Robinson Reports: Back to Normalcy

    July 4th is in the books, which means summer is truly here in full force. Right? For the most part, that is a true statement. Some ‘regular’ patterns for catching fish this time of year are really...
  16. Replies
    0
    Views
    69

    NGPC Hunting Release: Nature’s Market

    Who needs a farmer’s market, when you have nature’s market. That’s what I say! As an example, we are nearing the time*when many Nebraska wild, native fruits and berries are ready to be picked, eaten...
  17. NGPC Wildlife Release: Stalker in the garden

    Like many people, I enjoy turning dirt – gardening and landscaping in my yard.* Not only is it rewarding to see plants grow from meager beginnings, but these actions attracts birds.* In spring and...
  18. NGPC Fishing Release: Thought for the Weekend

    My sister posted this quote on her FaceBook page months ago. *It is attributed to a Chinese philosopher: The mark of a successful man is one that has spent an entire day on the bank of a river...
  19. NGPC Fishing Release: Photos of, Record Crowd at Lake Halleck’s Family Fishing Night

    We had record-breaking attendance (well over 600 people) for tonight’s NE Game and Parks/WOWT 6 Family Fishing Night at Lake Halleck in Papillion, NE.* It was a beautiful night and a fun time was had...
  20. Replies
    0
    Views
    35

    NGPC Wildlife Release: Salt Creek Jewels

    A fog rising through the Salt Creek valley led me quietly*out the door and down the driveway, past a series of dirt road intersections and directly to the gate of the Little Salt Fork Marsh Preserve...
  21. NGPC Hunting Release: Kyle Simpson on Great Outdoor Radio Show

    Platte River landowner, conservationist,*sportsman, expert waterfowl hunter*and good friend*Kyle Simpson of Elkhorn, NE comes to my Saturday morning*Great Outdoor Radio Show which uniquely covers the...
  22. NGPC Fishing Release: Adventure Report, Early Summer 2014

    I know there are folks who believe I do nothing but fish all the time. *I wish I could say that was true. *Don’t get me wrong, I fish whenever I have a chance, as I will tell you about in this blog...
  23. NGPC Fishing Release: Come Join Us at Family Fishing Night in Papillion

    You and your family*are invited*to come join us at our annual*Game and Parks/WOWT 6*Sports Family Fishing Night*at*Lake Halleck in Papillion, NE*this*Thursday night, July 10th from 6 to 8 p.m. Find...
  24. NGPC Fishing Release: Stop the Presses, Big Fish!

    I am going to share a photo of a big fish that was caught in Nebraska recently. *Yes, I realize that some of my blog readers will know all about this catch already, it has been making the rounds on...
  25. Replies
    0
    Views
    153

    NGPC Fishing Release: Transition Time

    That time of year is quickly approaching and, in some cases, has already arrived: transition time. I’m referring to the locations of fish in our reservoirs and the patterns that are succeeding in...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4