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Wildlife Commission Deploys Fish Attractors in Sutton Lake, N.C.

Monthly Archives: March 2017

Ohio’s Spring Wild Turkey Numbers Continue To Have Success

First week harvest numbers up nearly 14 percent from 2007 COLUMBUS, OH – Ohio hunters killed 10,374 wild turkeys in the first seven days of the spring hunting season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. Last year, 9,114 birds were harvested during the season’s…


ODNR and Butler County Dedicate 1.38-Mile Phase of the Port Union-Gilmore Ponds Historic Canal Trail

$500,000 from the Clean Ohio Trails Fund supported the project COLUMBUS, OH – The Ohio Department of Natural Resources and its local partners in Butler County dedicated phase two of the Port Union-Gilmore Ponds Historic Canal Trail today, as part of an ongoing celebration of the Clean Ohio Fund and…


Migratory Bird Day Presentation At Sacajawea Center

In celebration of International Migratory Bird Day, the Salmon Region Nongame Wildlife program is sponsoring a free public program on Thursday, May 8. Fly on over to the Sacajawea Center’s Meriwether Theater at 7:30 p.m. for a presentation by renowned Idaho ornithologist Chuck Trost tiitled “Marathon Migrants: The Shorebirds of…


Grant Supports Fish and Game Access Program

The future of hunting today depends on hunter access, hunting opportunities for current hunters and the recruitment of new hunters. The Hunting Heritage Partnership says the “gateway” to securing America’s hunting heritage is through today’s state wildlife agencies. Idaho Fish and Game has been awarded $153,000 from the 2008 Hunting…


Idaho Woodcarvers Guild Annual Exhibition

The Morrison Knudsen Nature Center will host the annual Idaho Woodcarvers Guild show from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, May 3 and 4. The Nature Center is located behind the Idaho Fish and Game office at 600 South Walnut St. in Boise. The Guild and the Nature…


Ask Fish and Game: Clearwater River Salmon

Q. In the 2008 Chinook rule brochure, the river location code lists Section 3 as the Clearwater River from the Railroad Bridge at Lewiston to the Cherry Lane Bridge, but the season description says I can fish upstream to the South Fork of the Clearwater. Can you clarify? A. The…


Apply Early, Win Big Bucks!

The application period for this fall’s deer, elk, pronghorn and black bear controlled hunts starts Thursday, May 1, and runs through June 5. But hunters who apply early not only avoid the last-minute rush, but they have a chance to win cash. The Idaho Department of Fish and Game’s annual…


Trophy Species Applications Due

Hunters have until Wednesday, April 30, to apply for moose, bighorn sheep and mountain goat controlled hunts. Apply at Fish and Game offices or license vendors, or apply using a credit card by telephone or over the Internet. Hunters may apply by phone at 1-800-554-8685; or on the Internet at…


Wolf Report: Hunting Seasons Considered

Deep and lingering snows are keeping wolves in lower elevations mostly along winter range later than usual this year, providing more opportunity for wolves to be in close proximity to cattle calving operations. But this year may be the first time in Idaho history that a wolf hunting season will…


Fishing The Little Salmon – 2008

Chinook Salmon season veterans on Little Salmon River near Riggins fully understand the challenges of fishing the high-gradient flume and the almost zoo-like atmosphere that grips the area when the big fish begin their move upriver. This year’s snow pack, combined with a predicted robust run of hatchery salmon, is…