Dr. David Samuel spent 30 years as a professor of wildlife management at West Virginia University. He is now in his 46th year with Bowhunter Magazine, where his Know Hunting column still appears. He currently writes the Know Whitetails column for the Whitetail Journal, The Future of Hunting column on www.bowhunting.net and writes a weekly outdoor column for WV newspapers. His activities on behalf of wildlife are diverse: from initiating the West Virginia Bowhunter Education Program to helping get bowhunting legalized in many European and African countries.
He has won honored lifetime achievement awards from the National Bowhunter Education Foundation, the Wildlife Society, the Quality Deer Management Association, and Whitetails Unlimited. He is in the SCI Bowhunter’s Hall of Fame, and his greatest honor was being inducted into the Archery Hall of Fame in 2007. He has written 9 books, with his three most recent books being Whitetail Advantage, Whitetail Racks, and the one being presented here, An Empty Quiver – A Lifetime of Bowhunting Adventures which is now SOLD OUT.
If you have questions about antihunting, conservation, or wildlife including deer, email “Dr Dave” at drdave4 @comcast.net, and he’ll do his best to answer.
Dr. David Samuel
Doctorate in Wildlife Biology
30 years experience as wildlife educator
Chairman, Wildlife Dept., West Virginia University
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