Ep. 17: Is Hunting and Fishing Considered Essential During the COVID Pandemic
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In this episode of The Silvercore Podcast Travis Bader sits down with Eat Wild founder and BC Parks employee, Dylan Eyers. Join us while we discuss the current COVID-19 Pandemic and its affects on business and our planned hunting trips.We also recount misadventures and lessons learned on river hunts and white water rafting trips in a way that we hope you may learn from our experiences. Topics discussed in this episode: Introduction [00:00:00 - 00:01:34] Social Distancing during COVID-19 [00:01:34 -  00:02:30] The affects of COVID-19 on business & parks [00:02:31 - 00:07:58] Isolation in other parts of the world [00:07:59 - 00:08:56] Hunting considerations [00:08:56 - 00:10:27] Social responsibilities[00:10:28 - 00:12:38] Hunting plans [00:12:39 - 00:13:42] Adventures & mental health [00:13:42 - 00:14:52]Kayak adventures & the dangers of rapids [00:14:53 - 00:34:04]Jet boats, Pitt River / Pitt Lake & Bear hunting [00:34:04 - 00:39:34]Possible COVID affects on hunting opportunities [00:39:35 - 00:45:21]Preparedness & a different way of living [00:39:35 - 00:51:41]  Explore these ResourcesIn this episode, we mentioned the following resources which may be beneficial to you: Silvercore [00:00:12 - 00:01:05], [00:23:16]Vortex Optics Apparel Package [00:00:43]Eat Wild Podcast [00:02:41]Chasing Food Club [00:16:11]Chilliwack River (Vedder River) [00:17:55], [00:19:56], [00:24:40] Tamihi Creek [00:18:42], [00:19:27], [00:19:56] Hypalon Achilles raft [00:22:48] Elaho River [00:24:40] Thompson River [00:24:40] Pitt River [00:34:30]Pitt Lake [00:37:36], [00:37:49], [00:38:25], [00:39:08], [00:39:35] Thumbnail photo taken by Seth Schulte @setherson29 Fort Assiniboine Canada 
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