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

Walleye Tagging Continues at Devils Lake

North Dakota Game and Fish Department fisheries personnel recently tagged 1,000 walleye at Devils Lake. Randy Hiltner, northeast district fisheries supervisor, said the popular fishery is in the second year of a three-year tagging project. “The project involves tagging 1,000 walleye each spring,” Hiltner said. “This allows us to gather…


Saturday Is Free Fishing Day; Clinics For Kids Planned Statewide

Whether you’re an old hand at fishing or if you feel like testing the waters for the first time, June 7 is the perfect time to get out and make a cast or two at lakes and streams across New Mexico — no license required.  June 7, 2008, is National…


Family Fishing Days at Bismarck OWLS

The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is hosting family fishing days this summer on Saturdays and Wednesdays at the Outdoor Wildlife Learning Site located adjacent to the department’s main office in Bismarck. Jeff Long, education coordinator, said the first event is set for June 7, the opening day of…


Waco Man Named to Texas Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame

ATHENS, Texas — Charlie Pack of Waco will be inducted into the Texas Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame at a banquet at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center June 7. Pack was nominated in the angler category in recognition of his fishing accomplishments, fishing inventions and work with introducing young people…


Plan Summer Outings with New Guide to Texas State Parks

AUSTIN, Texas – Texans reeling from soaring gasoline prices might want to consider vacationing this summer a little closer to home to save time and money by visiting one of more than 90 Texas state parks and historic sites. Available just in time to plan a getaway to the great…


TPWD Proposing Late Shift to South Zone Dove Season

AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department is proposing moving the South Zone second split of dove season deeper into January, but otherwise is recommending minimal changes to the 2008-09 Early Migratory Game Bird Proclamation. TPWD staff announced the proposed dove and teal season calendar during the Regulations…


Catfish To Be Stocked In Connecticut

DEP Expands Urban Fishing Program into Waterbury The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced that channel catfish will be stocked into eleven lakes and ponds located throughout the State. The stocking is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, June 3rd, and marks the second year that the DEP…


Texas State Parks ‘Getting Better All the Time’

AUSTIN, Texas — With gasoline and airfare prices soaring, many families may be planning summer vacations closer to home this year. One high-value, low-cost option is Texas State Parks, which are “getting better all the time” thanks to increased funding provided by state lawmakers and voters. The 80th Texas Legislature…


Harrisville State Park Holding ‘GO-Get Outdoors’ Explorer Guide Weekend on June 21-22

Harrisville State Park is offering a “GO-Get Outdoors Explorer Guide Weekend” on Saturday and Sunday, June 21 and 22. The weekend will highlight the ever-popular State Park Explorer Program that is presently featured at 39 Michigan state parks. Ranger Margaret, who has five seasons of experience as the Harrisville and…


Early Hunt Applicants Win Cash

Two Idaho hunters will have some extra cash for gear and hunting supplies this fall. They were the winners drawn by computerized lottery from hunters who applied early in the big game controlled hunt application period, which ends Thursday, June 5. Leroy Hult of Nampa won the May 15 drawing…