Authors Posts by Joe Byers

Joe Byers

Joe Byers
Joe Byers has more than 1,000 magazine articles in print and is currently a field editor with Whitetail Journal, Predator Xtreme, Whitetails Unlimited, Crossbow Revolution, and African Hunting Journal magazines. He’s spent the last three decades depicting the thrill of the chase and photographing the majesty of all things wild. Byers is a member of the Professional Outdoor Media Association and numerous other professional and conservation organizations.

Archery targets are inexpensive and versatile, helping you practice a variety of shooting situations. Here's how to get the best use out of them, along with a few recommended products.

A deer discovers that while a camera may not be much of a snack, it is a tasty lick.

Whitetail deer can quickly overbrowse a state park or sanctuary. Here's the science that proves how hunting helps out.

Hunting season is just over the horizon. Are you ready? Use this handy checklist to prepare for opening day.

Drones, self-sighting rifles, smartphone apps… Hunting used to allow us an ecape from technology, yet digital gear is used more and more by sportsmen. What's the proper balance?

For the first time, the Pennsylvania Game & Fish Commission has authorized the raffle of an elk tag. Learn why this lottery drawing could be the hunt of a lifetime for any sportsman.

Trail cameras are great scouting devices, but only if you're using them correctly. These tips will help ensure that you're making this most of your camera.

Free-roaming reindeer can be found in the Aleutian Islands of Alaska and make for a most unusual hunt. And no, you won't wind up on the "naughty" list for doing it. Get all the details here.

Hunting is such a personal experience, we often can't articulate why we love it so much. Here's how to answer that question.

Whitetail deer expert Bill Winke lists his top ten tips for tree-stand placement.