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

DFG Sets Record With 20.2 Million Young Salmon Raised, Trucked, Acclimated and Released into San Pablo Bay

The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) has completed a record-breaking year by placing 20.2 million young salmon in acclimation pens for release. The number released is the most ever by any state agency on the West Coast for a single stock of salmon in one year. The young salmon…


Cheyenne Field Archers And Bowhunters of Wyoming Donate Again to Access

CHEYENNE – While hunting on a walk-in or hunter management area this fall, tip your hat to the Cheyenne Field Archers and Bowhunters of Wyoming. For the third consecutive year, the organizations made generous donations to the Access Yes program to fund hunting access. As they did in 2006 and…


Summer Is A Good Time To Take A Hunter Safety Course

CHEYENNE-During the summer months the completion of a hunter safety course is often the last thing on the mind of many young or first time hunters. But, according to hunter education coordinator Jim Dawson, the summer is one of the best times to complete Wyoming’s hunter safety requirement. Even though…


Most Common Fishing and Boating Violations

CHEYENNE-Warmer summer months triggers an increase in fishing and boating activity in Wyoming, and with that increase in summer activities also come an increase in fishing and boating violations. According to the Game and Fish, the vast majority of boaters and anglers are obeying Wyoming laws, but there are a…


South Carolina Freshwater Fishing Trends – 6/23/2008

Fishing trends courtesy www.SCFishingReport.com. Check the site for recent updates and detailed reports. Mountains Area Lake Jocassee: Trout: Very good. Very nice catches of large rainbow trout are being reported trolling in 50 – 70 feet of water using trolling spoons or large plugs; also pull large live shiners in…


South Carolina Saltwater Fishing Trends – 6/23/2008

Fishing trends courtesy www.SCFishingReport.com. Check the site for recent updates and detailed reports. Little River Spottail Bass: Fair. Anglers are catching spottail bass along structure in the ICW, around creek mouth drains, and in the upper creeks using live mud minnows and Berkeley Gulp. Flounder: Excellent. Flounder continue to be…


South Carolina Weekly Tidetable – 6/23/2008

To find times of low and high water for other coastal areas add or subtract as indicated as tides are calculated from the Charleston Customhouse Wharf: Location High Low Little River (town) +12 min. +32 min. Murrells Inlet -2 min +24 min. Georgetown (Sampit River) +1 hr.,25 min. +2 hrs.,9…


Vermont Antlerless Deer Hunt Applications Available Online

Waterbury, VT – Vermont’s antlerless deer hunting lottery applications for the muzzleloader season are now available on the Fish & Wildlife Department’s website and at license agents statewide. The permits are only for “antlerless deer,” which is defined as deer without antlers or with antlers less than three inches long….


Night Time Fishing for Bass in the Summer

The humidity creeps up so high you can barely breathe after the fog burns off. By mid-day, your body is saltier than a country ham and you have a throbbing headache to boot. The summertime pattern will be here before you know it. Bass fishing in the soon-to-be-here summer daytime…


2008-09 Hunting/Furtaker Licenses To Go On Sale

HARRISBURG – Beginning at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 23, Pennsylvania resident and nonresident hunting and furtaker licenses for the 2008-09 seasons will go on sale through “The Outdoor Shop” on the Game Commission website (www.pgc.state.pa.us), according to Carl G. Roe, agency executive director.  Licenses are available over-the-counter at all…