As the state continues a multi-year study of the moose population, the leader of the effort expects greater calf mortality this spring and the possibility that deer may have to be more aggressively managed to ensure the survival of their largest relative.
Interested in learning the art of fly tying? The N.H. Fish and Game Department's “Let's Go Fishing” program is offering a five-week introductory fly tying course on Wednesday evenings in March (March 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30).
It was a different sort of tournament for this year's New England Pond Hockey Classic, as the games were played on the somewhat thin ice of Lake Waukewan after a period of warm weather and rain that threatened to cancel the tournament for the first time in its seven-year history.
After two consecutive very cold nights – an unusual occurrence of late in the Lakes Region – the ice on Lake Waukewan was good for skating and great for pond hockey on Saturday, according to players at the 2016 New England Pond Hockey Classic.