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

Underwater Arkansas Program Returns This Summer

LITTLE ROCK – One of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s most popular education programs will returns to the state’s lakes this summer. The program is called Underwater Arkansas and is a series of guided dives where participants gain a new perspective of the state’s underwater environment. The AGFC along…


Mayflower Firing Range Maintenance Continues

MAYFLOWER – Due to recent rains, shooters who enjoy the Dr. James E. Moore Jr. Camp Robinson Firing Range in Mayflower may have to wait a few weeks longer before they’re able to return to the range. “With all of the rain we’ve been experiencing over the past weeks, our…


Anglers Urged To Voice Opinions at May Fishing Meetings

LITTLE ROCK – In a short meeting of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, commissioners last week were briefed on proposed fishing regulation changes. AGFC fisheries chief Mike Armstrong also informed the commission of the 12 public meetings scheduled across Arkansas in May to allow sportsmen a voice on the…


What’s Open For Hunting In Arkansas

Current and approaching seasons in Arkansas: Deer: Archery – All zones:  Oct. 1, 2008 to Feb. 28, 2009. Modern Gun – Zones 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 10 and 11: Nov. 8-30. Zone 4:  Nov. 8-9. Zone 5:  Nov. 8-9 and Nov. 15-16. Zone 4A, 5A, 13, 14 and…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Randy Zellers (501)223-6406, e-mail: rdzellers [at] agfc [dot] state [dot] ar [dot] us   This is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s fishing report for April 23.  If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or e-mail us…


New Mexico Weekly Fishing Report

    Attention Anglers Don’t forget to buy a 2008-2009 fishing license. New Mexico’s annual fishing licenses are good from April 1 through March 31 and are available at license vendors statewide, Department of Game and Fish offices in Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Raton, Roswell and Las Cruces, and online. Need…


Upper Snake Sportsmen To Offer Youth Skills Day

Today’s youth have lots of things that they can do with their time, probably too many things. Traditional leisure time activities, such as fishing and hunting, are taking a backseat to Xboxes and MP3 players. There are many reasons for this shift, but the sportsmen’s groups of the Upper Snake…


Bear Activity Increasing In Eastern Idaho

Forest and wildlife officials are seeing bear tracks in the snow in the Island Park area. Bears are emerging from their winter dens; consequently, local residents and visitors need to be alert for the presence of both black and grizzly bears within Caribou-Targhee National Forest, particularly in the northern portion…


F & G Commissioners Set Spring Salmon Seasons

The Idaho spring Chinook salmon season is set to begin a half hour before sunrise on Saturday, April 26, on parts of the Snake, Clearwater, Salmon and Little Salmon rivers. It opens on May 24 on the Lochsa River. Commissioners are expected to consider seasons on the South Fork Salmon…


Controlled Hunt Application Period Coming Up

The application period for deer, elk, pronghorn, fall black bear and fall turkey starts May 1 and runs through June 5. This year more fall turkey hunting opportunities will be available in the Southeast and Upper Snake regions. Youths 15 or younger on September 15 may apply for one of…