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

Governor O’Malley Announces BPW Approval of 12 Local Park Improvement Projects

ANNAPOLIS, Md. – Governor Martin O’Malley this week announced Board of Public Works (BPW) approval of $2,083,399 in local-side Program Open Space (POS) funds for improvements at 12 park and recreation facilities in five counties across Maryland.  Land for a new 66-acre community park in Harford County and expansion of…


14th Annual Payson Wildlife Fair Set For Saturday, May 10

PAYSON, Ariz. – Green Valley Park in Payson will undergo an amazing transformation on Saturday, May 10, when its sprawling grassy expanses turn into a carnival full of wildlife and fun outdoor activities. The 14th annual Payson Wildlife Fair will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. that day,…


Shooting Sports News – May 2008

Hello Shooters! In this issue you will find:   U.S. Olympic archery trials to be held at Ben Avery, May 1-4 Young shooters vie for trap titles this Saturday Archery in the Schools state championship results Arizona crowns youth skeet champions Experience the fun of shooting sports at upcoming programs…


ODFW Announces 2008 Summer, Fall Salmon Fishing Seasons for Columbia River

CLACKAMAS, Ore. ? The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife today announced the upcoming summer and fall salmon seasons for the Columbia River, including the popular Buoy 10 fishery. While many ocean salmon fishing opportunities have been severely constrained for 2008, opportunities in the Columbia River remain comparatively stable. Public…


Hunters still applying for Wildlife Department’s Controlled Hunts

 Hunters have until May 15 to submit their applications for the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation’s 2008-09 Controlled Hunts. Applications must be submitted over the Internet by logging on to the Wildlife Department’s Web site at wildlifedepartment.com. “Hunters do not want to miss out on this unique opportunity. From pronghorn…


The Spring Bite Is On!

RALEIGH, N.C. – With spring in full bloom, now is the time to get out the rods and reels, purchase a fishing license and head for the nearest body of water to wet a line. Despite the drought, North Carolina still offers abundant opportunities for anglers eager to cast for…


Tri-State Safety Brings Multitude of Agencies Together, Focus on Boating Safety

Officials to emphasize safety as boats launch during May 3 event PHOENIX — A consortium of state, local and federal boating agencies is hosting the fifth annual Tri-State Boating Safety Fair at Lake Havasu State Park to educate boaters about boating safety May 3 at from 9 a.m. to 2…


Harpeth River Canoe Float Slated For May 3

Nashville, Tenn. – The Department of Environment and Conservation’s Division of Natural Areas will host a canoe float along the Harpeth River on May 3.  Participants should meet at 8 a.m. at the Kingston Springs City Park on Old Pinnacle Road. Roger McCoy and Jane Polansky will take participants on…


Plan Now To Join the Bicycle Ride Across Tennessee, September 14-20

19th ANNUAL EVENT TO LOOP THROUGH BEAUTIFUL SMOKY MOUNTAINS Nashville, Tenn. — The arrival of spring marks a great time to begin planning to participate in the 19th Annual Bicycle Ride Across Tennessee, which will begin its seven-day ride on Sept. 14 and will feature a loop through some of…


DNREC’s Landowner Incentive Program Now Accepting Project Proposals

The DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife’s Delaware Landowner Incentive Program (LIP) today announced a request for proposals from private landowners seeking to protect, enhance and/or restore habitat to benefit the First State’s species of greatest conservation need.   Projects may range from restoring or enhancing coastal plain ponds for tiger…