#Dove September 2


Coach4aday blog posts are ideas that are shared to help people grow and learn. Would love for you to consider following the blog with one of the like buttons. You can follow by email at bottom right of post.

My twitter handle is @coach4aday2 if you want to follow the blog that way.

Each year the blog takes on a different focus. In 2019 the goal is for each post to bring you the reader a lesson, quote, message, or story that can help you grow.

Dove

Today is the start of Dove Hunting Season in NC

joe-t-brad

I am not a hunter but I am friends with many that are. The picture above captures a few of my buddies (l-r Don Metzger-Conor Metzger-Joe Terranova).

I know they will be out at sunrise this morning possibly at Allen Brothers in Bladenboro NC with hopes of bagging their limit. If I am lucky I will be sampling some of that dove breast meat wrapped in bacon cooked on a grill today at a end of summer pool party with friends.

 

I got thinking about just how many deer, bear, squirrels, ducks, and doves get harvested each year by North Carolina hunters.

I found some pretty amazing stats that are several years old. Here is a link to the 2014 2015 harvest survey for NC

First off I had no idea that in North Carolina hunters harvested over 40,000 coyotes. I had seen news reports of their increased numbers but just did not know that large of number had been killed by hunters.

The fact is coyotes have now been spotted in Charlotte, Raleigh, and Cary on a regular basis.

Other interesting numbers were that dove’s represented the largest number of kills with slightly less than a million taken in the state.

One final stat that caught my eye was I had no idea that North Carolina harvested as many bobcats and bears each year. I was really shocked to learn that over 25 bears were killed in nearby Cumberland County.

The bobcat can be found in all 100 of North Carolina counties.

Here is a 2015 trail webcam of a bobcat in Durham NC.

 

 

2 comments

  1. Isn’t Keith Allen if Allen and Son one of the Allen Brothers?

  2. John will check this afternoon with the bird hunters. My sources tell me they bagged 30 birds.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Hemendara

caustic words and primitive art

The Travellothoner

Travel, Running, Fitness, Life, Writing.

Coaching

Introduction to Performance & Life Coaching

On Blunt Scattered Oceans

The music and the diamonds

Coach4aday

Start and head to the finish line

Successful life

A journey towards success

Charles A. Kush III

Charles Kush - Executive, Management Consultant, Board Member, Operating Partner - Ecommerce, Digital Marketing, Internet Technology

Ailish Sinclair

Stories and photos from Scotland

Matt B Comic

Lawn Care | Gardening Hacks | Yard Landscaping Ideas

Naturally Cooking

Easy Family Recipes-New Recipes Every Day

Tips And Tricks

Tips, tricks and hacks in daily life

Tj Banski

Livin' life with a kick and a smile and sharing my adventures along the way.

Dining with Donald

Donald on Dining in and Out.

Tips from Sharvi

Tips to make your daily life easier!

MIRACLES EACH DAY

Devotionals on A COURSE IN MIRACLES, A COURSE OF LOVE, and THE WAY OF MASTERY . . . with Celia Hales

Motivation & Environment

Motivation, Self-help, Environment, Futuristic Science & Technology, Technical Drawing with Engineering Graphics, GOD, and Spirituality

%d bloggers like this: