On Mule Deer, Passion & Obligation

By Jessi Johnson, Artemis Coordinator and co-founder Looking back, I have come to realize that it was hunting that connected me to my work in conservation. I was always aware of the importance of landscape health and the precarious balance of wildlife and human interest due to my nomadic ranching background. However the spark of […]

Tagged Out: First Mule Deer Experience

By Tammy Bashore,  Artemis co-founder It was November 9, 2016; the day before the rifle opener for west river deer in South Dakota.  We had decided to go scout a few of the public land spots in the county we had drawn a tag.  After driving around feeling not-so-optimistic about what we were seeing, we […]