New podcast and web series, Wild Wisconsin, gives hunters ability to learn on the go this fall

[EDITOR’S ADVISORY: This news release was previously issued to statewide media.]

MADISON — Scouting, buying your license, sighting in your rifle – the basics. But, how can you take your hunt to the next level?

Easy access to information is the key to a successful hunt, and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is excited to announce the launch of a new podcast and web series – Wild Wisconsin.

The future of deer hunting is here, with Wild Wisconsin.
The future of deer hunting is here, with Wild Wisconsin.
Photo Credit: DNR

Easy access to information is the key to a successful hunt, and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is excited to announce the launch of a new podcast and web series – Wild Wisconsin.

Whether you prefer to watch all segments at once, catch one or two on the move, or listen to podcasts during your commute, Wild Wisconsin has it all. Topics range from public land hunting strategies to CWD and what it means for Wisconsin’s deer herd.

Sponsors for Wild Wisconsin include Legendary Whitetails, Vortex Optics, and Mayville Engineering Company. Together, we are working to change how we communicate with hunters.

Wild Wisconsin episodes – watch when you want, where you want:

  • Ep. 1: Passport to Pursuit
  • Ep. 2: Deer Hunting Rules and Regulations
  • Ep. 3: Why Wisconsin?
  • Ep. 4: Habitat Helper
  • Ep. 5: Preparing For Success
  • Ep. 6: Deer Hunting Forecast
  • Ep. 7: Handling the Harvest Pt. 1
  • Ep. 8 (1/2): Handling the Harvest Pt. 2 – Deer processing tutorial
  • Ep. 8 (2/2): Handling the Harvest Pt. 2 – Deer processing tutorial
  • Ep. 9: Deer Hunting Makes Life Better

Check out these “Off the Record” podcasts:

  • Ep. 1: How can I get into deer hunting in Wisconsin? It’s easy with “R3”
  • Ep. 2: How do DNR conservation wardens work with hunters?
  • Ep. 3: Deer hunting myths: Let’s “bust” a move
  • Ep. 4: What can active habitat management do for your deer hunt?
  • Ep. 5: Good gear means more deer (with Legendary Whitetails)
  • Ep. 6: Wisconsin, get ready for another great deer hunt!
  • Ep. 7: CWD is serious business for Wisconsin’s deer herd
  • Ep. 8: What do WI DNR staff do to improve your deer hunt?
  • Ep. 9: Reloading ammo is quick and easy (with Mayville Engineering Company)

All segments and podcasts, along with wild game recipes and much more, can be found at dnr.wi.gov, keywords “Wild Wisconsin.”

Be sure to follow DNR’s Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and Twitter pages for more Wild Wisconsin as we get closer to the gun deer opener.