Richard P. Smith, award winning outdoor writer/photographer, expert hunter and wildlife expert, will present a program entitled “Hunting Big Woods Bucks” on Tuesday, August 12th at 7:00 p.m. at the Niagara Public Library.
Richard is a nationally recognized writer, photographer and speaker who has written 21 books and thousands of magazine articles, specializing in all types of wildlife, but especially whitetail deer and black bear. He contributes regularly to Michigan Sportsman Magazine, Woods-N-Water News and the Porcupine Press.
Richard has been hunting whitetail deer and black bear for more than 40 years. The author/photographer is a recognized expert on whitetail deer and black bear behavior and biology as well as hunting these popular big game animals. He has interviewed the top bear biologists in the country and accompanied them in the field on their research. A number of books he’s written have been about deer and black bear.
Richard is only the second person in Michigan to collect a CBM Grand Slam and to complete such a feat, a hunter must shoot deer, bear, elk, and turkey that qualify for listing in state records maintained by Commemorative Bucks of Michigan (CBM).
For more information about this program, contact Bruce Darne at the Niagara Public Library at 715-251-3236.