GON August 2022 Issue

GON Staff | August 3, 2022

August 2022: Vol. 36, No. 8


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August Feature Articles


Union County Bucks From Days Gone By
A 1969 buck was finally officially measured, and it’s the new No. 1 buck of all-time for this mountain county.

Wolf Pack Bass
Target schools of bass that move back shallow in August. 

Quick Guide To 2022-2023 Hunting Seasons
Season dates for all species, including doe-day map. 

Lanier Bass On Main-Lake Structure
Catch spots from top to bottom at these 10 GPS locations. 

Get Your Deer Out Of The Woods
On WMA hunts and other situations, hunters should be prepared to use manpower and some special equipment.

The Fab 40: Last Season’s Best Bucks
Two Booners among the best Georgia bucks from 2021-2022. 

9th Annual Coyote Cull Winners
This year’s effort saw the second-highest number of entries ever.

Fall Fiction Series: “Coming Of Age”
Part 1: Crockett Creek Confessions and the Quest for Creekzilla.

Truck-Buck, Youth Big-Buck Contests Are Back!
$75K in Truck-Buck prizes, plus a deer contest just for kids.

Youth Hunt Calendar For WMAs
From deer to ducks, here’s your guide to get kids on good hunts.

WMA Deer Hunting Special
Harvest numbers, success rates and hunter numbers for 91 tracts of Georgia public land. Top quota and non-quota hunts charted.

Find Your Buck At A Fence Funnel
A gap in an old fence can lead to a big-buck pattern.


August 2022 News

Another State Record Shoal Bass

Fears That HR 8167 Will Gut PR Wildlife Funding

54-lb. Carp Sets State Bowfishing Record

Pay-To-Shoot Dove Fields

WMA Dove Field Forecast

Days GON By: Looking Back At GON Stories
20 Years Ago: Ocmulgee River Record Flathead Catfish
15-lb. Bass Caught & Released
10 Years Ago: Woman’s Shark Record Still Holding

August 2022 Departments

Letters To The Editor

Hunter’s Journal: Cherokee County Bow Buck

Wild In The Kitchen: Grilled Glazed Frog Legs

Fishing Reports

Realtree Kids Scrapbook

Georgia Spy-Cam

Scrapbook Photos

GON Outdoor Kids: Thomas County Boy Rolls Huge Gobbler

Kids Outdoor Outpost And Word Search

Game Warden Reports: Student Poachers Dump Deer At School

Editorial-Opinion: A Different Breed Of Magazine

Daryl Gay’s Back Page: Canine Conundrum

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