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Maggie Hudlow

Maggie Hudlow

Maggie Hudlow is an assistant editor for MeatEater who has studied English Writing and Culinary Arts. She’s a Wyoming woman, lifelong fly-fisher, and aspiring hunter. She has high hopes to fill the freezer and develop some topnotch recipes this year.

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You Won't Believe How Far this Muskie Traveled

Freshwater

You Won't Believe How Far this Muskie Traveled

This article comes from the Bent Fishing Podcast’s “Fish News” segment, where hosts Joe Cermele and Miles Nolte go head-to-head to find and report the most interesting and amusing fishy stories across sources far and wide—from respected scientific journals to trashy tabloids. The Michigan Department...
Lobster Diver Survives Being Swallowed by Whale

Saltwater

Lobster Diver Survives Being Swallowed by Whale

Friday, June 11 started out as a pretty typical day for Michael Packard. He set out on his boat from Herring Cove Beach to dive for lobsters. He would never guess where he’d end up later that morning. Lobster divers grab lobsters from the sandy bottom as they emerge from cold, deep channels. As...
Photos: The Most Interesting World Record this Year

Freshwater

Photos: The Most Interesting World Record this Year

Wyatt Frankens headed out to O.H. Ivie Reservoir on March 1 with his buddies because it’s been a “hot lake” lately, producing lots of big fish. The initial hours were slow, but they started getting things dialed in using Garmin LiveScope forward-facing sonar. Frankens was fishing with a 6-inch...
Pair of Bald Eagles Kill 54 Sheep on Idaho Ranch

Wildlife Management

Pair of Bald Eagles Kill 54 Sheep on Idaho Ranch

A pair of bald eagles are attacking a flock of sheep near Murtagh Lake, Idaho. The birds have managed to kill 54 animals so far. Rocky Matthews, owner of the farm, began finding dead lambs in April. He assumed someone had killed them with a pellet gun because of the small puncture wounds on their...
Hawaii Issues Record-Breaking Poaching Fine of $633,840

Conservation

Hawaii Issues Record-Breaking Poaching Fine of $633,840

This article comes from the Bent Fishing Podcast’s “Fish News” segment, where hosts Joe Cermele and Miles Nolte go head-to-head to find and report the most interesting and amusing fishy stories across sources far and wide—from respected scientific journals to trashy tabloids. Hawaii’s Board of Land...
Alberta Has Second Fatal Grizzly Attack in 3 Weeks

Wildlife Management

Alberta Has Second Fatal Grizzly Attack in 3 Weeks

On May 25, a 68-year-old woman was killed by a grizzly bear near Water Valley, Alberta. "The individual had gone for a walk on their property and was found deceased on one of their trails," Alberta Fish and Wildlife said in a written statement. The individual’s name was not released. Despite finding...
Grizzly Responsible for Fatal Attack Continues to Evade Capture

Wildlife Management

Grizzly Responsible for Fatal Attack Continues to Evade Capture

David Lertzman went out for a run on Moss Trail near Waiparous Village in Alberta on Tuesday, May 4. After he failed to return home, his wife, Sarah Lertzman, went out looking for him early in the night. “I was looking for a man in trouble and not for a scene of something that had happened,” Sarah...
Hog Bung of the Sea: Fish Often Isn't What It Seems

Wildlife Management

Hog Bung of the Sea: Fish Often Isn't What It Seems

Seafood fraud is a worldwide conservation and culinary problem. Mislabeling fish directly impacts consumers as well as marine ecosystems. Seafood is the most traded global food commodity, so this issue touches all corners of the Earth. But what exactly is seafood fraud? Fraud occurs along the...
This is the Smartest Fishing Lure in the World

Freshwater

This is the Smartest Fishing Lure in the World

This article comes from the Bent Fishing Podcast’s “Fish News” segment, where hosts Joe Cermele and Miles Nolte go head-to-head to find and report the most interesting and amusing fishy stories across sources far and wide—from respected scientific journals to trashy tabloids. Joe Cermele keeps Bent...
Florida Men Face Charges for Dragging Tiger Shark Upriver

Wildlife Management

Florida Men Face Charges for Dragging Tiger Shark Upriver

This article comes from the Bent Fishing Podcast’s “Fish News” segment, where hosts Joe Cermele and Miles Nolte go head-to-head to find and report the most interesting and amusing fishy stories across sources far and wide—from respected scientific journals to trashy tabloids. Joseph Wilson had never...