Tahr Aging

Tahr Aging by Joseph Peters

Solo hunting

There is something special about being the hills alone. Being self sufficient, managing risk, making your own decisions and refreshing the mind are all key components that makes solo hunting so therapeutic and gives one the sense of accomplishment.

Teenage girls are taking up arms, and proving a better shot than the boys

An interesting article about young woman in hunting and shooting sports.

Hunter dies on tahr hunt

21 year old man dies while hunting for tahr on the West Coast of New Zealand.

Predator Free 2050: A flawed conservation policy

Wayne Linklater & Jamie Steer critical of Predator Free 2050

Victoria University Article on Predator Free 2050

Research shows that Predator Free 2050 assumptions are incorrect and that complete eradication of predators is not possible - Credit Victoria University News

Government against researching technolodgy which could eradicate pests without using toxic chemicals.

While researchers do not believe Predator Free 2050 is possible or best for diversity there is one method that cold assist in reaching this goal. However, the minister has blocked research into these methods.

Writeup #4 - South Canterbury Tahr Rut

Queens birthday weekend means two things, the tahr are rutting and a long weekend to get after it. Matt and Coco shoot a nice bull in South Canterbury. May 2018

Writeup #3 - Elk hunt

Bugle trip in to Fiordland, seeing some great sights, having a great time and shooting a elk bull in an area that holds few elks. April 2018

Writeup #1 - NY Tahr hunt

Hunting tahr in some difficult terrain over the 2017/2018 new year period. Seeing tahr climbing 300 meter bluff systems made for incredible watching and difficult hunting. Check out the article for more information about our trip and to see some of the amazing sights.