California wildlife official in hot water over mountain lion hunt - Page 2
You are Unregistered, please register to use all of the features of FirearmsTalk.com!    
Firearm & Gun Forum - FireArmsTalk.com > Events and Meetups > State Forums > California Gun Forum > California wildlife official in hot water over mountain lion hunt

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 02-19-2012, 07:04 PM   #11
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Chandler51's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: somewhere in....,Oklahoma
Posts: 2,185
Liked 62 Times on 51 Posts

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Jeepergeo
The Enviros don"t want any hunters on the Fish and Game Commission. It's too bad. Without hunters, there'd be very little going into wildlife management.
You're absolutely correct. It is thru hunting that healthy game animal populations are effectively managed. Not to mention the revenue generated thru licensing, tax on gear, etc.

I forget which magazine it was, but I once read what was a fitting description of the rabid anti-hunters....(paraphrased, as I can't remember exactly):

"They (anti's) seem to think it inhumane that hunting is used to manage animal populations, from taking of game for the dinner table, to predator control to ensure proper balance. It's as if they believe that in the wild, animals die with their head on a feathery pillow, fading away as a crescendo of violins plays from the heavens....rather than from having had their throat ripped out by a mountain lion or pack of coyotes."

Classic.
__________________
"Life's tough. It's tougher if you're stupid." -- John Wayne
Chandler51 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-19-2012, 07:18 PM   #12
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Vancouver,WA
Posts: 6,165
Liked 5010 Times on 2429 Posts
Likes Given: 1601

Default

California could solve it's debt crisis by forgetting about cats and issuing tags for registered democrats. They'd raise money by selling the tags and thin the heard of "takers" at the same time.

Sound to harsh? Eventually these idiots will cross the wrong man. It's simply a matter of time.

Tack

__________________
Tackleberry1 is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2012, 12:10 AM   #13
Lifetime Supporting Member
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains,CA
Posts: 14,922
Liked 9077 Times on 5274 Posts
Likes Given: 11970

Default

A buddy of mine started this petition to support the Commission president

https://www.change.org/petitions/california-state-legislature-retain-daniel-w-richards-as-california-fish-and-game-commission-president

__________________
Vikingdad is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2012, 12:02 PM   #14
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
zedpapa's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: North San Diego,Ca
Posts: 350
Liked 210 Times on 122 Posts
Likes Given: 9

Default

Signed the petition.

Brian

__________________

Brian

zedpapa is online now  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2012, 05:15 PM   #15
Lifetime Supporting Member
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains,CA
Posts: 14,922
Liked 9077 Times on 5274 Posts
Likes Given: 11970

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by zedpapa View Post
Signed the petition.

Brian
Cool. So did I. You don't have to be a CA resident to sign, nor do you have to be a registered voter. I read that kids as young as 15 can sign as well.
__________________
Vikingdad is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2012, 05:56 PM   #16
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Reno,Texas
Posts: 10,211
Liked 6577 Times on 3639 Posts
Likes Given: 27929

Default

I signed too. I'm tired of those azz hats chipping away at our freedoms and thinking that someone should be punished for exercising those rights LEGALLY.

__________________
texaswoodworker is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2012, 09:42 PM   #17
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: The Great State of Jefferson
Posts: 563
Liked 424 Times on 221 Posts
Likes Given: 862

Default California is lost (almost)

With the election of Jerry Brown, his appointment of Kamala Harris as Attorney General and the Liberal Senators and Representives from this state things don't look good from my standpoint.
I live in what some people call Jefferson but is becoming just like southern Calif.
I talk to everyone I can about taking back this state but most of the people around here don't have the time, money or inclination do do anything but bitch.
Every year the people in power here pass some new and assinine law to control everyones life just a little more.
Remember the "no mail order ammo" a year or so ago? It didnt matter that it violated the Constitution of the US. It was to "protect" us from ourselves.
If my wife wasnt so sick we would be out of here tomorrow.

rant over. thank you.

__________________

Keep your powder dry boys.
Things are gonna get rough.

widowmaker is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2012, 10:17 PM   #18
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
vincent's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: MLF
Posts: 4,122
Liked 1960 Times on 1032 Posts
Likes Given: 4288

Default

Signed... Every little bit helps...

__________________
EFFIN' TOF...
vincent is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2012, 10:24 PM   #19
FTF_SUPPORTER.png
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
 
orangello's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 19,154
Liked 5737 Times on 3362 Posts
Likes Given: 4877

Default

But, but, but, doesn't killing the giant kitties mean more food is available for the evil bears?


j/k

__________________

Dead Bears, the only good kind.

orangello is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Old 02-20-2012, 11:41 PM   #20
Lifetime Supporting Member
Feedback Score: 1 reviews
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Santa Cruz Mountains,CA
Posts: 14,922
Liked 9077 Times on 5274 Posts
Likes Given: 11970

Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by orangello View Post
But, but, but, doesn't killing the giant kitties mean more food is available for the evil bears?


j/k
Nope. Bears don't eat lions and lions don't eat bears. Lions eat deer and bears eat people. Sign the damned petition 'Gello!
__________________
Vikingdad is offline  
 
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Firearms Forum Replies Last Post
California under water Bigcountry02 The Club House 12 12-24-2010 02:16 PM
Come HUNT at: Brodax Wildlife Solutions! ghostndawoodz Hunting Forum 3 04-15-2010 05:02 PM
Potable water in California. patrilogical Survival & Sustenance Living Forum 13 02-08-2010 12:55 AM
Man fends off mountain lion with chainsaw Gojubrian The Club House 25 07-18-2009 12:17 AM