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Park ranger helps wildlife remain at lake

...Lake Thurmond, had just finished checking a few deer-food plots near the dam and was headed back to his office when a...We survey active nests and monitor them," he said. Food plots are set up to help some species thrive, such as the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/01/ent_210667.shtml
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Mysterious movement of whitetail bucks is studied

...season started."Many hunters in the South rely on food plots to concentrate deer, especially late in the season when...becomes scarcer. McCoy's study shows bucks do indeed use food plots, and that bucks of all age classes actually increase...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2014-11-15/mysterious-movement-whit
Georgia wildlife programs should expect a financial boost in 2014

...filling right now, but there are things we haven't been able to meet," Will said. "We have infrastructure needs, food plots, wildlife openings and just maintaining the roads in WMAs."Georgia officials also have plans to acquire additional...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2013-12-28/georgia-wildli
Hunter's preparation pays off

...would go something like this: You spend all year tending food plots, scouting, building stands and keeping everything under...the Martinez man spent his spring and summer preparing food plots in that vicinity, and made it a point to hang a stand...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/09/pav_390131.shtml
Rob Pavey
Hunting season is upon us

...frown upon.Scouting? Haven't really done any. New camos? Nope.I haven't helped the guys clear roads or plant food plots, either.In fact, until last week, my boots and hunting gear were right where I left them in January: in my basement...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2011-10-15/hunting-season
Hunters, fisherman drop big bucks on their hobbies

...I love my toys." There are jon boats, pontoon boats, even a personal watercraft. He has a tractor for clearing food plots, seed spreaders, reloading gear, a phone that quacks when it rings and all things camo. Is he alone? Absolutely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/23/out_376615.shtml
Outdoors
Hunter takes prized ghost gobbler

...to turkey hunt at Cowden Plantation in Aiken County, set up before sunrise among mixed hardwoods studded with small food plots. He was hoping for a chance to call in a good bird. What he got was an opportunity to connect with the most unusual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/27/pav_370950.shtml
Rob Pavey
Big bucks won't be far behind does this week

...other deer.So far this season, I've been seeing most of the does in travel corridors along clearcuts and cover, in food plots that are just starting to get green and anyplace within 50 yards of trees dropping acorns.This week, big bucks could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2010-10-30/big-bucks-wont
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Nutrition is key to health of whitetails

...major role in antler development. Food plots are important for antler growth...is a prerequisite for successful food plots. "They're kind of like life...Test and improve soils used for food plots. Maintain food plots year-round...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/29/out_316150.shtml
Outdoors
First turkeys are most memorable

...pump-action 12-gauge and Russ stuffed some decoys into a bag. First stop was a wide, tapering ridge dotted with food plots and old deer stands. "The trees down below us are perfect for turkey," Russ said. "We'll start there." He blew...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/11/pav_411818.shtml
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