Allen Afield: Some hunters grousing about the rain in June

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Allen Afield: Some hunters grousing about the rain in June

Postby Tom Nolette » Sun Jul 21, 2013 9:45 am

Allen Afield: Some hunters grousing about the rain in June
By Ken Allen

In the last six weeks before writing this column, several ruffed-grouse hunters have told me that they fear we're in for another bad grouse season this fall.

They base their worry on the rainy meteorological pattern in June and into early July, because long rainy periods for six weeks causes high mortality for grouse-chick broods that often perish from exposure during prolonged periods of inclement weather -- bad news for serious bird hunters come fall.

Read more: http://www.pressherald.com/sports/some- ... 07-21.html
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Re: Allen Afield: Some hunters grousing about the rain in Ju

Postby wings » Fri Jul 26, 2013 6:05 pm

I remember an expository writing class in the fall of 1984. Kevin Cooper and John Suttie were also in the class. The teacher? One of my favorites, Ken Allen. I love the outdoors and enjoy reading the works of Ken Allen.
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