A Pheasant Hunter's Notebook [NOOK Book]

Overview

Larry Brown covers the pursuit of pheasants from A to Z, discussing appropriate shotguns, chokes and loads; ground tactics for hunters with and without dogs; trends in public land use and crop land management; recent shifts in bird populations and habits; and effective gun handling, just to mention a few. Particularly valuable are his strategies for hunting different kinds of cover in varying types of weather.
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A Pheasant Hunter's Notebook

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Overview

Larry Brown covers the pursuit of pheasants from A to Z, discussing appropriate shotguns, chokes and loads; ground tactics for hunters with and without dogs; trends in public land use and crop land management; recent shifts in bird populations and habits; and effective gun handling, just to mention a few. Particularly valuable are his strategies for hunting different kinds of cover in varying types of weather.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780892728190
  • Publisher: Down East Books
  • Publication date: 6/25/2003
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 266
  • File size: 10 MB

Meet the Author

Larry Brown has written literally hundreds of articles on hunting and fishing for virtually all of the nation’s outdoor magazines, including Outdoor Life, Pointing Dog Journal, Double Gun Journal, Gun Dog, Pheasants Forever, and Shooting Sportsman, where he is a regular contributor. He is also the author of The Wingshooter’s Guide to Iowa. He is an Iowa native and lives in Randall.
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Table of Contents

Foreword 9
Introduction 13
1 The Evolution of Pheasant Hunting and of a Pheasant Hunter 17
2 Through the Season 43
3 Thoughts on Guns and Shooting 81
4 Chokes and Loads for Pheasants 107
5 Gun Dogs: The Real Pheasant Hunters 129
6 Where to Hunt Pheasants 159
7 Pheasant Hunting Tactics 191
8 Roosters I Have Known 209
9 A Mixed Bag 225
10 Pheasants Forever 249
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