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

Sterile Walleye Stocked in Southwest Colorado Reservoirs

As an experimental project aimed at protecting native fish and expanding recreational fishing opportunities in western Colorado, the Colorado Division of Wildlife has stocked sterile walleye in Puett and Narraguinnep reservoirs near Cortez. Stocking of the sterile fish in these southwest Colorado reservoirs will continue annually for five years.  …


30th Annual Youth Hunter Safety Tournament is a Success

RALEIGH, N.C. (April 30, 2008)– The 30th annual Youth Hunter Safety Tournament saw perennial favorites emerge again as overall champions, but plenty of newcomers joined the winners’ ranks in other competition categories. Held Saturday, April 26, at Millstone 4-H Center near Ellerbe, this year’s event saw a record number of…


DEC Partners With The City Of Albany To Host Free Family Fishing Event

Fishing Season Kicks Off with Family Fishing and Trout Stocking Event at Six Mile Waterworks A free family fishing event will take place on Saturday, May 3 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. (rain or shine) at the City of Albany’s Six Mile Waterworks, state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC)…


Tips for Turkey Hunters on Good Landowner Relations

CONCORD, N.H. – Hunters getting out for New Hampshire’s spring turkey season (May 3-31) can do a lot to help promote positive landowner relations, according to Charles Miner, Landowner Relations Coordinator for the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department.  “Practicing good landowner relations is the key to maintaining access for…


More Than 500,000 Shad Larvae Released into Brandywine Creek for Restoration Effort

Late Tuesday evening, the DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife released more than 500,000 hickory shad larvae or “fry” into the lower Brandywine Creek as part of an ongoing effort to restore a once-abundant species.  “There was no time to even announce the stocking,” said Craig Shirey, a Fisheries program…


National Archery in the Schools Program State Championship to Be Held May 1st in Birmingham

The largest youth archery competition in Alabama, the National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) State Championship will be held Thursday, May 1, 2008 in the North Hall of the Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center in Birmingham. Over 900 young archers in Grades 4-12 from schools across the state will be…


DLNR Holds Public Hearing on Rule Changes For Fishing In Kahului Harbor

KAHULUI — The Department of Land and Natural Resources (DLNR) will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, May 14, 2008 to discuss proposed fishing rule changes (Hawaii Administrative Rules Chapter 13-51) for Kahului Harbor, Maui. The hearing will be held at Lihikai Elementary School, 335 South Papa Avenue, in Kahului….


Ohioans Can Fish For Free May 3-4

“Free Fishing Days” offer chance to experience Ohio’s great angling opportunities COLUMBUS, OH – Ohioans are encouraged to take advantage of “Free Fishing Days” on Saturday, May 3 and Sunday, May 4 to experience the great angling opportunities Ohio has to offer. For these two days only, anglers may fish…