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

Mountain Lion Workshop Coming In May

The Ninth Mountain Lion Workshop will be May 5-8 at the Sun Valley Resort hosted by the Idaho Department of Fish and Game. The theme for the 2008 workshop is “Cougars: Past, Present and Future Challenges.” The keynote speaker will be world-renowned big cat expert Maurice Hornocker. The workshop will…


Fish Lake Spillway Cut Down For Safety

 Fish and Game will not allow spring runoff to fill Fish Lake west of McCall because the earthen dam there is leaking.    Work to lower the spillway at the dam should be complete by Wednesday, according to Fish and Game engineering chief Mike Maffey. Excavation will lower the level…


Ask Fish and Game – Clarifying Hunter Orange

Q. Last week we provided some misleading information here about turkey hunting and hunter orange requirements. Here is the explanation. A. Turkeys are considered an upland game bird, but the hunter orange rule does not apply to turkey hunters. All other upland hunters on Fish and Game Wildlife Management Areas…


Applications For Nu’Uanu Reservoir Catfishing Accepted Through May 16

HONOLULU—Applications for the entry fishing cards for channel catfish fishing in Nu‘uanu Reservoir No. 4 will be available starting Monday, April 28, 2008. On Saturday, May 31, 2008, DLNR will re-open the reservoir for weekend catfish fishing. Fishers who want to fish for the stocked catfish can do so by…


DFG Announces Changes to Recreational Groundfish 2008 Fishing Regulations

Public Meeting Scheduled April 26 in Ukiah Recreational fishing regulations are proposed to change on or about May 1, 2008, for those anglers fishing for groundfish in northern California. The California Department of Fish and Game (DFG) announced that these regulation changes will prohibit fishing in waters greater than 20…


Delaware State Parks Announces New Reservation System for Fort Delaware

DOVER, Del. – The opening of Fort Delaware State Park for the 2008 season is Saturday, April 26, and Delaware State Parks is making the trip easier by introducing a reservation system to purchase tickets ahead of time. New this year is an advanced ticket reservation service. Beginning on Thursday,…


Stop to Smell the Flowers at DeSoto Resort State Park’s 16th Annual Wildflower Saturday

Spring is in full bloom at DeSoto Resort State Park in Ft. Payne, Alabama. Take advantage of the beautiful flowers and plants, hiking trails, and delicious food during the park’s 16th Annual Wildlflower Saturday on  May 3, 2008 from 7 a.m. – until. There will be three hikes to choose…


Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks Awarded Grants

 Jackson – Three grants totaling $172,755 have been awarded to the Mississippi Department of Wildlife Fisheries, and Parks. The main thrust of the monies is to reverse declining hunting and fishing license sales, the primary funding mechanism of the agency. The grants are proceeds from two sources: the Recreational Boating…


Carl T. Johnson Hunting and Fishing Center Announces Programs for May

The Department of Natural Resources’ Carl T. Johnson Hunting and Fishing Center in Cadillac has announced its programs for May. The center is located next to William Mitchell State Park on M-115. The programs for May include: Float Fishing on Saturday, May 3, from noon to 2 p.m. Morel Mushrooms…


Fort Frederick State Park To Host Annual Historical Market Fair April 24-27

BIG POOL, MD – The Maryland Park Service and Friends of Fort Frederick State Park will host the 18th-Century Market Fair at Fort Frederick State Park beginning Thursday, April 24 and running through Sunday, April 27 to highlight historic life at the fort between 1730 and 1790. “In its fourteenth…