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Miles Nolte

Miles Nolte

Miles Nolte is the Director of Fishing at MeatEater. Miles has been an outdoor writer and editor for more than a decade and was a fishing guide for even longer than that. He’s the former Angling Editor at Gray’s Sporting Journal and author of The Alaska Chronicles.

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Opinion: Making an Example Out of Sturgeon Eggs

Wildlife Management

Opinion: Making an Example Out of Sturgeon Eggs

Last week, Pat Durkin reported on charges filed against Wisconsin’s head sturgeon biologist, Ryan Koenigs, for his involvement in illicit caviar trading. Several other pillars of the Lake Winnebago sturgeon community were also implicated in the case. Reactions to the pending charges have been mixed...
Can Pablo Escobar’s Hippos Save South American Rivers?

Wildlife Management

Can Pablo Escobar’s Hippos Save South American Rivers?

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 from far and wide—from respected scientific journals to trashy tabloids. Thanks to infamous...
Study: Octopuses ‘Punch’ Lazy Fishing Buddies

Wildlife Management

Study: Octopuses ‘Punch’ Lazy Fishing Buddies

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. We all have lousy...
Can Hunters Save Songbirds?

Wildlife Management

Can Hunters Save Songbirds?

Millions of birds die but we never see it—they like privacy in this holy, fatal moment or so I think.—Jim Harrison Perched on a rock knuckle, glassing an exhausted meadow, the first flush of hope burns off with the morning fog. No deer, no elk, nothing moving. You’re left picking apart pockets of...