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Art Lander’s Outdoors: Deer herd expanding significantly in state’s urban/suburban areas

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                A generation ago there were very few white-tailed deer in Kentucky’s Bluegrass Region.   Today, deer populations in some counties in the region are higher than management objectives, despite a gradual lengthening …

Kentucky Afield Outdoors: Licking River’s South Fork makes for historic outdoor fun

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                By Lee McClellan Special to KyForward   The pioneers settling along the verdant South Fork of Licking River in what is now Harrison County had a tenuous hold on their lands in …

Art Lander’s Outdoors: Snapping turtles
are preparing for their long winter’s nap

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                The snapping turtle (Chelydra serpentina), a common and widespread turtle, is one of the most fascinating wildlife species in Kentucky.   They are often encountered around ponds, wetlands and lazy streams from …

So much bank access at Cedar Creek Lake, don’t need boat to catch 12,000 rainbow trout

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              Lincoln County’s Cedar Creek Lake received 12,000 rainbow trout in a stocking performed this week by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. Trout stockings first began at this popular 762-acre lake …