Articles tagged “hunting”

Wisconsin Government Criticized for Catering Outdoors Policies to Hunters

Wisconsin Government Criticized for Catering Outdoors Policies to Hunters

Todd Richmond, Associated Press

Open and attractive hunting grounds are great for tourism, but critics say the government's tunnel focus has isolated other groups of locals and visitors interested in hiking, biking, and skiing.

6 years ago

South Dakota Hotels Ready for Pheasant-Hunting Season With Few Vacancies

South Dakota Hotels Ready for Pheasant-Hunting Season With Few Vacancies

Scott Feldman, American News

There is a whole lot of country between NYC and San Francisco, and a lot of it looks nothing like the High Line or the Mission District. Lots of hunters from around the country want to "live like a local," and shoot pheasants in South Dakota. There is a market for that.

6 years ago

6 years ago

Tanzania blocks Maasai from grazing lands to attract hunting tourism

Tanzania blocks Maasai from grazing lands to attract hunting tourism

Jason Straziuso, Associated Press

Tanzania's government has pushed back hard on this story, but in a way that only reinforces the shady dealings that are taking place here.

7 years ago

Pure Michigan launches its first digital tourism campaign for hunting and fishing

Samantha Shankman, Skift

General campaigns that attempt to encapsulate all a destination has to offer are still the norm, but Pure Michigan’s targeted approach harnesses digital data to give tourists the information they need and should lead the way for similar state ads.

7 years ago

Costa Rica bans all tourist hunting activity in a Latin American first

Isabella Cota, Reuters

With the allowances the legislature has made for local hunting, this act seems like a no-brainer in a country well-known for its ecological and wildlife activities.

7 years ago