Favorable Forecast for 2017 Shrimp Season in South Carolina
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Wildlife Commission Deploys Fish Attractors in Sutton Lake, N.C.

Monthly Archives: March 2017

Northern Snakehead Makes Arkansas Arrival

BRINKLEY – Arkansas Game and Fish Commission fisheries biologists confirmed a breeding population of northern snakehead, an invasive species from Asia, in Lee County on April 28. The population was discovered when a farmer found an unusual fish wiggling along a gravel farm road near a ditch and contacted 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 15: Nov….


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 30. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or e-mail us…


Sica Hollow Walk in the Park Highlights Spring Foliage

SISSETON, S.D. – Visitors will get to experience the beauty and wonder of Sica Hollow State Park first-hand on the Springs of Sica Hollow Walk in the Park on May 10. “Although spring seems to be late this year we should find an abundance of early spring plants just beginning…


Learn a New Outdoor Activity This Spring

HURON, S.D.—With the arrival of spring, people are anxious to get outdoors and enjoy the nice weather. The S.D. Outdoor Expo to be held on the S.D. State Fairgrounds on May 17-18 will be a great opportunity for the whole family to get outside, enjoy the outdoors and learn a…


Generous Hunters Help Sportsmen Against Hunger Have Banner Year

PIERRE, S.D.—In 2007 the South Dakota Sportsmen Against Hunger organization chose “Feed the Need” as its new slogan. And the state’s hunters did just that, making record contributions of venison to the program that helps feed the less fortunate. “The hunters of South Dakota really outdid themselves this year,” said…


Study Seeks Answers About Sage-Grouse, Oil and Gas

VERNAL — How does oil and gas development affect sage-grouse? A donation from Questar Exploration and Production Company will allow Utah Division of Wildlife Resources biologists to find more answers to that question. Questar recently donated more than $27,000 to the UDWR to fund a greater sage-grouse study. Biologists will…


DNR Plans Public Auction May 21 in West Columbia

The S.C. Department of Natural Resources will conduct a public auction of surplus property and equipment on Wednesday, May 21 in West Columbia. The auction of items such as vehicles, boats, outboard motors, all-terrain vehicles and other equipment deemed as surplus will be held at the S.C. Department of Natural…


DNR Seeks Angler Support For Cobia Research

  The S.C. Department of Natural Resources is seeking help from anglers targeting cobia to collect DNA samples and to donate racks of fish caught in 2008.  Research is underway at the Marine Resources Center to improve our understanding of the life history of this important recreational species.  The samples…


“Take Me Fishing” Campaign Reels In New Hampshire Anglers

CONCORD, N.H. – It’s spring, and you know what that means: Fishing!  The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department is launching an outreach campaign to remind anglers of the fun and relaxation that fishing can bring, and to encourage them to renew their fishing license for 2008. “You didn’t go…