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

Simple Tips to Conserve Gas When Boating

Frankfort, Ky. – It is amazing how quickly it happens. Your truck’s gas tank is nearly half empty by the time you finish a sausage biscuit and cup of coffee while driving to the lake with your boat in tow. The $4 per gallon gas stings your wallet. You may…


Gov. Blagojevich Announces Volunteer Fire Assistance Grant Applications Now Being Accepted

More than $300,000 available to local fire departments and fire protection districts for rural and wild land firefighting efforts SPRINGFIELD – Governor Rod R. Blagojevich today announced that applications are now being accepted for the 2008 Volunteer Fire Assistance (VFA) Grant Program, through the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR). …


Game Commission To Issue 1,435 Permits For 2008-09 Bobcat Season

Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe today announced the agency will award 1,435 permits for the 2008-09 bobcat hunting/furtaking seasons at a public drawing in its Harrisburg headquarters on Friday, Sept. 12.  As part of the public drawing for the allocated permits, those applicants with six preference points…


New Mexico Weekly Fishing Report – 6/24/2008

This fishing report has been generated from the best information available from officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may differ, however, as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities. Catches of the week Navajo Lake: June 15, Steve Tiewski of Cedar Crest caught…


SC Mountain Lion An Internet Hoax

Most people in this day and age get at least some of their news from the Internet and so it’s not a surprise that a sizable portion of the information on the World Wide Web is incorrect. One such story floating around via e-mail is of a wild mountain lion…


Floodwaters Close Buffalo Mirage Fishing Access Site

BILLINGS — The Buffalo Mirage state fishing access site on the Yellowstone River at Sportsman’s Park near Park City closed to the public Monday night because of flooding. Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks wardens said the Yellowstone River, which is swollen with spring runoff, flooded parts of the park and…


North Carolina Saltwater Fishing Reports – 6/23/2008

Northern District:  Dare, Hyde, Currituck, & Beaufort Counties   For the 2008 fishing year, all owners/operators of vessels recreationally fishing for and/or retaining regulated Atlantic Highly Migratory Species (HMS) (Atlantic tunas, sharks, swordfish and billfish) in the Atlantic Ocean, including the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea, must obtain an…


Fish for Free Statewide on July 4

RALEIGH, N.C. (June 23, 2008)– Along with watching fireworks and grilling out, celebrate Independence Day by indulging in another favorite pastime, fishing — no license needed! From midnight until 11:59 p.m., on July 4, anyone — resident or non-resident — can fish in any public water, including mountain trout waters…


Safe Boating for this Fourth of July and Throughout the Summer

RALEIGH, N.C. (June 23, 2008)– With summer officially here and the Fourth of July holiday a couple of weeks away, more Tar Heel residents and visitors will be enjoying recreational boating, including after sunset. Officers with the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will patrol waterways across the state throughout the summer,…


Elk Neck State Forest’s Shooting Range Re-Opens

Renovations to the Rifle, Shotgun, and Pistol Shooting Ranges Now Complete CECIL COUNTY — The Rifle, Shotgun and Pistol Shooting Ranges at Elk Neck State Forest will reopen today, Monday, June 23 at 4 p.m. The ranges were temporarily closed for renovations during portions of May and June 2008. “We…