Hunting http://www.kunc.org en Drones Will Not Be Hunted In Colorado Town http://www.kunc.org/post/drones-will-not-be-hunted-colorado-town You won't be able to fire away at government drones — if any were to fly by — in Deer Trail, Colo.<p>A proposal to issue $25 drone hunting licenses was rejected Tuesday by voters in the little town about 55 miles east of Denver.<p>"Of the town's 348 registered voters, 181 cast a ballot," <a href="http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_25469117/drone-hunting-measure-being-voted-tuesday" target="_blank"><em>The Denver Post</em> reports</a>, and "73 percent voted against the measure, which had gained national attention" (<a href="http://www.denverpost.com/news/ci_25469117/drone-hunting-measure-being-v Wed, 02 Apr 2014 15:04:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 55113 at http://www.kunc.org Drones Will Not Be Hunted In Colorado Town Pheasants Losing Habitat To Farmland http://www.kunc.org/post/pheasants-losing-habitat-farmland <p>As farmers across the Midwest have simplified the landscape and plowed up grassland to grow more corn and soybeans, habitat for pheasants, quail and other grassland birds has become increasingly scarce and their numbers are falling.</p><p> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Grant Gerlock & Harvest Public Media 52637 at http://www.kunc.org Pheasants Losing Habitat To Farmland In Vermont, A Wild-Game Church Supper Feeds The Multitudes http://www.kunc.org/post/vermont-wild-game-church-supper-feeds-multitudes The wild-game supper has traditionally been a way for rural America to share the harvest before winter sets in. Food historians trace the ritual back to Colonial times, when families had to hunt in order to eat well, and some providers were better shots than others.<p>In fact, you could think of Thanksgiving in Plymouth as the first neighborhood potluck. Tue, 26 Nov 2013 21:09:00 +0000 Charlotte Albright 52345 at http://www.kunc.org In Vermont, A Wild-Game Church Supper Feeds The Multitudes Boycott, Floods, and Shutdown Fail To Dissuade Colorado Hunters http://www.kunc.org/post/boycott-floods-and-shutdown-fail-dissuade-colorado-hunters <p>Despite a number of factors that could have derailed this year’s hunting season – including a <a href="http://kunc.org/post/hunters-target-colorado-boycott-over-gun-control">boycott</a> threatened over new gun restrictions – it appears Colorado is still popular with hunters. Mon, 25 Nov 2013 20:17:23 +0000 Erin OToole 52300 at http://www.kunc.org Boycott, Floods, and Shutdown Fail To Dissuade Colorado Hunters Colorado Town May Issue Licenses To Shoot Down Drones http://www.kunc.org/post/colorado-town-may-issue-licenses-shoot-down-drones Drones have not been spotted flying over the little town of Deer Trail, Colo., about 55 miles east of Denver.<p>But that hasn't stopped an effort by some in the town of 550 residents to make it legal to shoot down the unmanned aerial vehicles.<p>On Oct. Thu, 22 Aug 2013 17:31:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 48681 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado Town May Issue Licenses To Shoot Down Drones