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    (Waller and White, 2016). The lack of food forced people in the DRC to use the rely more on bushmeat hunting to feed their families, which dropped the bonobo population (Waller and White, 2016). However, despite local taboos against the consumption of bonobos, it was suggested that these taboos were lifted during this period due to starvation (Waller and White, 2016). Furthermore, studies have shown that hunting of protected species for bushmeat increase by fivefold during war compared to periods of peace (Waller and White, 2016). However, a feasible solution to this is the Bonobo Protection Unit (BPU). The BPU was created in order to reinforce laws that were forgotten during war – laws that declare the hunting of bonobos as an illegal activity (BCI, 2013). Local law enforcement and the government of Congo have between working together with the BCI in order to stop bushmeat hunting and to educate the general public that bonobo hunting is illegal (BCI, 2013). The BCI operates by having trackers and eco-guards throughout Congo’s forest to monitor bonobo territory and find evidence of poaching (BCI, 2013). The BPU is active in…

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    The Greatness in Hunting Hunting is one of the greatest sports known to mankind. If a person wants to hunt, he or she does not have to be a skilled athlete; they just need determination and drive. Anybody can participate in this great sport. Hunting is also a great way to get young men and women introduced into the outdoors. Hunting is the search for game or other wild animals for the purpose of catching or killing. Hunting is a great way to release stress and a fun way to interact with others. …

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    Why Are Hunting Bad

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    The circle of life is what we call it even though others think it’s wrong. Sports like hunting and fishing are truly a good thing to have because without them there would be no humans on earth. Hunting has kept us alive for generations, so why stop now. If an emergency were to happen people who hunt would survive longer. People who hunt have smaller grocery bills because they don’t have to buy meat and they live longer off of the fresh meat then those who eat farm raised meat that was frozen at…

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    Problems and solutions with deer hunting This paper will talk about three problems and three solutions to the problems. I will talk about the length of deer season, overpopulated parks, and the length of bow and rifle season. This first paragraph will talk about the first problem which is the length of deer season. There are two sides of this problem some people want deer season longer and some people want deer season longer. The people that want deer season shorter are the people that are…

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    Shoot A Deer

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    One of my most important personal goals is to shoot a deer with my bow. Preferably a buck but either with do. I’ve always wanted to, but now I’m ready to do it, and put lots of time in so I can achieve that goal. It’s not always easy to get a deer with a bow because most of the time the deer don’t come close enough. This year I’m going to prepare and plan out how to get a nice deer with my bow. One way I’m going to get a nice shot is to put out trail cams and see where the deer are moving.…

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    When skinning a deer, you can do it yourself or take it to a butcher. Getting prepared: You will need a tree branch, metal frame or even a tractor to lift the deer up for skinning. You will also need: Strong Ropes Clean Water Securely tie the rope under the deer's head. Achilles tendons can be used to hang the deer. It is much easier to remove the intestines, stomach and other organs when the deer is hanging. Furthermore, the bladder is comfortable making skinning easier. Remove Organs The…

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    Joe’s mom always seems to slip some kind of healthy vegetable on to his dinner plate. Joe can barely choke down a few carrots when they mysteriously appear on his plate. Joe can not even begin to imagine eating a plate full of only vegetables. Where is the meat? People get the meat that everyone has come to love from hunting. Hunting animals is morally acceptable. Hunting is just a way of life and has been for thousands of years. People rely on hunting for resources. It is up to the humans to…

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    Throughout the year many hunters will contemplate finding somewhere new to hunt. This is either for the benefit of finding a better property, somewhere closer to home, or they are new to hunting and just need somewhere to hunt. Regardless of the reason, there are several ways to obtain hunting property all with their own pros and cons. Those looking for hunting land might just find that a lease is their best option. To hunt on a property one must either own the land, lease the land, or have…

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    Whaling Persuasive Essay

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    While I don't personally love the practice of hunting whales, I think Norway and Japan should have the right to hunt non-endangered whales provided they do so in an ethical and sustainable manner. Whaling has been a part of Norwegian culture since the 9th century and part of Japanese culture since the 12th century (Japan Whaling Association, 2002). I think an important part of achieving a global community is understanding and working with the cultures involved. Perhaps future generations in…

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    Essay On Trap Shooting

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    Larry Heitmeier Period 1 English Research Paper Trap Shooting In trap shooting their are five shooters and one trap house. The shooters use shotguns to shoot clay disc’s as the targets. The field has five stations, and one trap house. At each station the shooters have to aim at different spots to hit the targets.(“Trap Shooting Basics”) Trap is a very old sport that has been modified through time. Hunters use to do trap with pigeons to prove their skills.(“Trapshooting”) Now people shoot trap…

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