It is a case study of what an individual—Jim Posewitz—with some help from others, and, foresight, can accomplish given vision, determination, at times, drive, self-sacrifice. During his 32-year career with the montana department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks, Posewitz created and led the ground-breaking Ecological Services Division that helped protect the Rocky Mountain Front and many other vitally important lands and waters.
My Best Shot: Living the Montana Conservation Ethic #ad - Not only do you read jim’s path to his conservation ethic but you also learn how actions by individuals matter. The plain fact is that “poz” has been the mighty voice of the Montana conservation movement since the 1950s, and everybody who lives in this part of the country is in his debt. Gordon brittan, regents professor of Philosophy, never comfortable, Montana State University-Bozeman“Conservation is never easy, and often inconvenient.
It is a story that needed to be told of an era and of a life well lived!”—Bob Martinka, retired after a 30-year career with the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks. A read of jim posewitz’s life and career will inspire all of us that our work on behalf of landscapes and wild places will be our most rewarding endeavor, no matter how daunting the task or how slim the odds of success.
Randy newberg, public land hunter and creator of Fresh Tracks and On Your Own Adventures television shows“Jim’s latest book is the capstone on his body of work.
Beyond Fair Chase: The Ethic and Tradition of HuntingFalcon Publishing #ad - In simple but powerful text, the ethical way to hunt is described from preparation to shooting to care after the shot.
Taking a Bullet for Conservation: The Bull Moose Party -- A Centennial Reflection 1912-2012Full Circle, Inc. #ad - Taking a bullet for conservation describes theodore roosevelt and his Bull Moose Party in 1912, when Roosevelt was shot by a would-be assassin, and compares the conservation of fish and wildlife by President Roosevelt and his administrations to contemporary efforts and challenges. Used book in Good Condition.
The MeatEater Fish and Game Cookbook: Recipes and Techniques for Every Hunter and AnglerSpiegel & Grau #ad - One of the most respected and beloved hunters in America, Rinella is also an accomplished wild game cook, and he offers recipes here that range from his takes on favorite staples to more surprising and exotic meals. From the host of the television series and podcast meateater, including fish and fowl, the long-awaited definitive guide to cooking wild game, featuring more than 100 new recipes“As a MeatEater fan who loves to cook, I can tell you that this book is a must-have.
Andrew zimmern when steven rinella hears from fans of his MeatEater show and podcast, it’s often requests for more recipes. Big game: techniques and strategies for butchering and cooking all big game, wild hogs, and black bear, from whitetail deer to moose, and recipes for everything from shanks to tongue.
The MeatEater Fish and Game Cookbook: Recipes and Techniques for Every Hunter and Angler #ad - Small game: how to prepare appetizers and main courses using common small game species such as squirrels and rabbits as well as lesser-known culinary treats like muskrat and beaver. Waterfowl: how to make the most of available waterfowl, ranging from favorites like mallards and wood ducks to more challenging birds, such as wild geese and diving ducks.
Upland birds: a wide variety of butchering methods for all upland birds, grilled grouse, plus recipes, including Thanksgiving wild turkey, and a fresh take on jalapeño poppers made with mourning dove. Freshwater fish: best practices for cleaning and cooking virtually all varieties of freshwater fish, including trout, catfish, bass, suckers, carp, eels, northern pike, walleye, and salmon.
Saltwater fish: handling methods and recipes for common and not-so-common species of saltwater fish encountered by anglers everywhere, from Maine to the Bahamas, and from Southern California to northern British Columbia. Everything else: how to prepare great meals from wild clams, snapping turtles, crabs, mussels, crayfish, bullfrogs, and even sea cucumbers and alligators.
Inherit the HuntGlobe Pequot #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. A sequel to the best-selling beyond fair Chase, this book examines the unique heritage of hunting in North America and the challenges facing hunters at the close of the 20th century.
Rifle in Hand: How Wild America Was SavedRiverbend Publishing #ad - Rifle in Hand: How Wild America Was Saved #ad - Posewitz's series on american hunting, especially theodore roosevelt, george bird grinnell, Rifle in Hand examines the critical role of American hunters, Aldo Leopold, and others, D'ing Darling, in saving the wild lands and wildlife of North America during the 20th century and their role in creating the highly successful American model of wildlife conservation.
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Inherit the Hunt: A Journey into the Heart of American HuntingTwoDot #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. A sequel to the best-selling beyond Fair Chase, this book examines the unique heritage of hunting in North America and the challenges facing hunters.
Under the Biggest Sky of All : 75 Years on Montana's Rocky Mountain FrontStoneydale Pr Pub Co #ad - With often humorous stories about the people he worked with and packed into the Scapegoat and Bob Marshall Wilderness areas, the book also chronicles his years of shoeing and breaking horses, working on cattle ranches in the off season and raising a family and starting a business when money was short.
Under the Biggest Sky of All : 75 Years on Montana's Rocky Mountain Front #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. This books covers mills' life from his days spent as a youth growing up on the RMF and its 18 chapters take the reader through his life spent in that wild setting. Longtime bob marshall wilderness outfitter Ron Mills recollects a life spent in Montana's wild country over the past 75 years on Montana's Rocky Mountain Front.
God, Nimrod, and the World: Exploring Christian Perspectives on Sport Hunting Sports and ReligionMercer University Press #ad - Used book in Good Condition. White, and Daniel Witt. Stirm, James A. E. Used book in Good Condition. The contributors, ethicists, who hail from north america and the United Kingdom, teachers, healthcare professionals, musicians, philosophers, include biblical scholars, theologians, and sociologists, as well as professional athletes, celebrity hunters, historians, and a soldier.
Contributors include: Walter A. Gilmour, shawn Graves, Bracy V. Clark, michel dejean, Dale Connally, Alastair J. Abercrombie, Kenneth Bass, B. Jill carroll, steve Chapman, Ralph Cianciarulo, Gregory A. Nunnally, dennis Staffelbach, Jase Robertson, Jeremy S. Vitali C. P. Stephen H. Tantillo, Stephen M. Lepard, stephanie Medley-Rath, W.
God, Nimrod, and the World: Exploring Christian Perspectives on Sport Hunting Sports and Religion #ad - Vantassel, Theodore R. Durie, Joshua P. God, nimrod, and the world presents the perspectives of more than two-dozen authors on the controversial sport of hunting, surveying the relationship between the blood sport and the salvation religion of Christianity.
Rifle in Hand: How Wild America Was SavedRiverbend Publishing #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. This is the hardcover version. Please see description under isBN 1-938132-41-2 Used book in Good Condition.
A Chukar Hunter's CompanionOutdoor Insights #ad - Wray's essays, sprinkled lightly throughout the text, introspective, are funny, heartwarming and thought-provoking. Companion opens with well-researched information about the bird itself, then launches in to the book's underpinning, the how-to section. Used book in Good Condition. A chukar hunter's companion will help get you ready for a successful hunting trip, then go along to make sure you enjoy it.
. Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Pat wray has the heart of a hunter, the gift of a writer and his ever-present sense of humor sparkles throughout the text. They are the spice on a wonderfully fulfilling reading experience. Wray takes you from physical conditioning through the gear you'll need, then into the hunt itself.
A Chukar Hunter's Companion #ad - First edition, unread, unmarked trade softcover, unopened, with unclipped flaps, unworn, first printing, 2003, . Apparently self-published by the author, priced $21. 95 on back cover, inscribed by the author on the title page: "Good hunting - Pat Wray", an otherwise new, Pat Wray. Isbn 0-9742923-0-3. He looks carefully at the entire hunting process, from deciding on a location to caring for your birds.
This is not just a hunter's book; it is a reader's pleasure.