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Excerpts and essays about hunting, fishing, and wilderness from some of the very best writers, poets, and thinkers.

Jim Posewitz
Beyond Fair Chase

Fair Chase

Physical Preparation as Part of Hunting

Ethics After the Shot

David Petersen

The Things We Can't Control

Dave Sigurslid

Two Boy Hunt

Ishi's Checklist

Paul Shepard

Coming Home to the Pleistocene

Paul Zarzyski


Bless the Gentle

Words Growing Wild in the Woods
AK BHA Member Essays/Stories

We welcome thought-provoking essays and stories from our members that explore all aspects of hunting and fishing. Views expressed by our members are not necessarily the views of AK BHA.

The Right to Hunt
by Erik Burney

At What Cost?
Ethical, Biological, Cultural, and Social Implications of Mandatory Catch-and-Release for Alaska's Sport Fisheries

by John Nelson
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