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Patrick Durkin of Eau Claire, Wisconsin, is an award-winning outdoor writer, freelance newspaper columnist, and general outdoors reporter. He also provides copy editing services for books, magazines and websites. 

Click on "Blog"  to read his latest newspaper columns.


As the Wildlife-Research Contributing Writer for MeatEater, Patrick Durkin draws on his extensive contacts at universities and wildlife agencies nationwide to report on biological and sociological research into hunting, hunters and wildlife. Through one-on-one interviews and by reading scientific literature, he provides the latest insights into wildlife behavior and biology.



Patrick Durkin enjoys connecting with his readers, and people in the hunting and fishing industries. Scroll down to find his contact information and social-media handles. 



Welcome to my professional page! I hope to connect with my readers, fellow hunters and fisherman, and all those interested in conservation and wildlife.


Patrick Durkin Outdoors

Tel: (715) 514-2663

Facebook @patrickdurkinoutdoors

Instagram @patrickdurkinoutdoors

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