Favorable Forecast for 2017 Shrimp Season in South Carolina
2017 Trout Fishing Opportunities Await Anglers at State’s Castalia Fish Hatchery
Wildlife Commission Deploys Fish Attractors in Sutton Lake, N.C.

Monthly Archives: March 2017

Georgia DNR, Wildlife Resources Division and Mountain Stewards Hold Ribbon Cutting On New Trail

GAINESVILLE, Ga. (April 21, 2008) – At a ceremony held earlier today, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division (WRD) and the Mountain Stewards officially dedicated a fully accessible trail located at the Dawson Forest Wildlife Management Area (WMA). The 1,940-foot boardwalk, located near the Amicalola River at…


Great Florida Birding Trail Adds More Sites

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) announces the expansion of the east section of the Great Florida Birding Trail to include new sites in 15 counties. Both novice and expert birdwatchers will enjoy the newly-added sites, including such famed birding destinations as Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge near…


DNREC Offers Free Estuary Experiences at St. Jones and Blackbird Creek Reserves

DNREC’s Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve is offering free estuary experiences this spring at the St. Jones and Blackbird Creek Reserves.  Spring Birding Hike at the Blackbird Creek Reserve Friday, April 25                      7 – 9 a.m. Join a naturalist and a local birder and journey on a birding hike. …


Ask the Wyoming Game and Fish

Q.   Do resident youth under 14 need a license to hunt turkeys? A.  Yes they do.  A turkey license is required of all hunters regardless of age.  Part of the confusion on this issue stems from the fact that youth under 14 generally do not need a license to hunt…


Wyoming Game and Fish Department Plans Wild About Oreo Camp

CHEYENNE– Wyoming educators and youth leaders will have an opportunity to take the outdoors in to the classroom at the WILD About OREO Educators camp at the Whiskey Mountain camp near Dubois, June 22-25.   The application deadline is April 25.  The camp begins Sunday, June 22 at 5 p.m.,…


TPWD Funds Programs To Get Kids Outdoors

AUSTIN, Texas — Reconnecting children and families with the outdoors seems to be the general theme of programs funded by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s Community Outdoor Outreach Program grant. TPWD this month announced recipients of 17 grants totaling $470,000, as well as additional funding that will allow an…


Deadline To Apply For Wildlife Department Youth Camp Extended

Youth who did not sign up for the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation’s annual Youth Camp by the April 18 deadline can still sign up, as the deadline has been extended through May 1, 2008  The 10th annual Youth Camp is scheduled for June 2-6, 2008. The camp is free,…


Children Younger Than 13 Must Wear a Life Vest in North Carolina

RALEIGH, N.C. – North Carolina law requires children younger than 13 years of age to wear an appropriate life vest whenever they are on a recreational vessel that is underway. “Parents should individually inspect each child’s life vest to see if it is good condition and that it properly fits,”…


Sign Up for Summer Programs at Barry Conservation Camp: Outdoor Skills Sessions for Youth Ages 10-16

CONCORD, N.H. — Looking for a summer program that will get your kids outdoors and active?  Barry Conservation Camp is for youth who love the outdoors, prefer participating in a small camp and enjoy hands-on learning about outdoor skills, conservation and the environment. A weekly, overnight summer camp located in…


Prairie Preserve Opens Gates To Kids’ Free Fishing Clinic

Tallgrass Prairie Preserve begins new tradition introducing youth to outdoors STRONG CITY — The National Park Service (NPS) and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) are joining the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) to sponsor a kids’ fishing clinic at Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve on Saturday, April 26, from 1…