Thursday, March 25, 2021

This week on Outdoors Radio

This week, Outdoors Radio features River’s Edge Resort proprietor Botch Leonhardt, Ruffed Grouse Society Western Great Lakes forest conservation director Jon Steigerwaldt, retired DNR conservation warden John Plenke and pro angler Duffy Kopf.

In the Hupy and Abraham Outdoor Report, Botch Leonhardt, proprietor of River’s Edge Resort in Wisconsin Dells, says the spring walleye spawning migration is under way and anglers are catching mostly small males, with a few larger females moving into shallow water. (

Jon Steigerwaldt, Western Great Lakes forest conservation director for the Ruffed Grouse and American Woodcock societies, reports on spring breeding behavior of grouse and woodcock. (

Retired DNR conservation warden and long-time Wisconsin hunter education instructor John Plenke warns of efforts to eliminate in person hunter education classes and urges listeners to support in-person hunter education at the spring conservation congress meetings and fish and wildlife rules hearings coming up in April. (

In the Madison Outdoors Report, pro angler Duffy Kopf invites listeners to sign up for the last two weekends of the Capital City Muskies. Inc. virtual muskie school. (

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