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North woods law
Just wondering what everyone thinks of the television show North Woods Law on animal planet
They seem to have the attitude that most sportsman are poachers. Not as bad as the d-bags on the Califonia show though.
I disagree that they think all hunters are poachers. I like the show and I am surprised how many hunting fishing and gun shows they have on animal planet. I like it
Like most wildlife enforcement folks, the officers on the show display a variety of attitudes.
Some see all hunters as "the enemy" and "potential violators."
Others are smarter, more tolerant and friendly.
In my experience as an LEO, I found that assuming all hunters were decent folks and innocent until they actually committed a violation, was a much more efficient use of my time/resources. Ironically, it also yielded better results!
From my experience some Wardens have attitude but some hunters do as well. I enjoy the show. They could show more successful hunter experiences to avoid being labeled in a negative way.
I personally am happy to see the Warden's out in the field often. Poacher's need to be caught and prosecuted.
Over all a good show.
Boring as listening to a political speech.
The wildlife troopers on Alaska State Troopers pretty cool, the North Woods guys are ok but I've only seen it once, and about 1/2 the CA guys are nuts that make all wardens look bad I think...
The commentary on baiting, deer drives, etc that are prohibited specifically in ME gets old since it's presented as unethical. Otherwise it's not a bad show.
I think some of it is staged and fake, just like other so-called reality shows.
ME isn't the only state where baiting is considered to be unethical.
I like the Warden's show on Outdoor Channel better, but they both beat the heck out of some of the other options. I do get tired of the fake drama they sometimes create.I understand that checking innocent fisherman for their license is probably not "must see TV" though without a little drama. You cant ever be too careful, I hear those guys carry fillet knives.
It's pretty good. They seem to be pretty fair. I can't STAND the show out of Ca. A couple of them seem to think they OWN every rock,bush, and animal in Northern California.They couldn't pay me to book a hunt there...