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Laurie Lee Dovey

Laurie Lee Dovey

Laurie Lee Dovey is a life-long traditional outdoor sports enthusiast and highly awarded writer and photographer. She is an avid hunter, angler, and RVer.

During her 30-year communications career she has had more than 1,700 magazine articles and hundreds of images published. She also served as a magazine editor, columnist, and photographer, newspaper columnist, television scriptwriter, and video series host talent.

Laurie Lee covers all aspects of the outdoors but often is heralded as a specialist in turkey and small-game hunting, saltwater fishing, camping and RVing, and outdoor industry business.

She primarily lives and travels the U.S. in a refurbished 1971 Silver Eagle bus, but occasionally settles in in Western, Pennsylvania for several months at a time. Her road warrior companions are her husband and four dogs.

Areas of Expertise: Professional Outdoor Writer

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In late summer and early fall, anglers should look to the surf for some great fishing action.

Ten Tips for Successful Surf Fishing

With the final days of summer upon us and fall right around the corner, looking to the surf for some great fishing action should be on every outdoor enthusiast’s list. Great opportunities to catch both numbers of fish and numbers of species abound. Salty seas,…

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Winter storm developing. Image courtesy NOAA.

Prepping for Winter Weather Emergencies

Superstorm Sandy is a unequivocal reminder that weather can turn lives upside down. The winter months are no exception. And with a confusing El Niño weather pattern, predicting the weather for this winter is more difficult than usual. Forecasters with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s…

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Laurie Lee Dovey and Kristen Monroe

She’s Wild and Wonderful

Her fresh view and enthusiasm for shooting, hunting — everything wild — was engaging and contagious. Kristen Monroe, a 30-something mom from Wisconsin, recently found shooting, hunting and outdoor communications. Observing her, I looked back with some envy and admiration. I remembered my early days…

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