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

Kansas Wildlife & Parks Posts Scheduled Hunter Education Classes Online

Class required of all hunters born on or after July 1, 1957; youngsters may hunt under adult supervision without course until age 16 PRATT — For most hunters, mid-summer is the time when thoughts turn to fall hunting seasons, which begins with dove season Sept. 1. For first-time hunters, preparation…


Furharvester Education Course August 2

Course offers basic methods of harvesting furbearers and the preparation and marketing of pelts PRATT – The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks’ (KDWP) Hunter Education section will offer a one-day furharvester education class on Saturday, Aug. 2. Students will gather at the KDWP Operations Office, 512 SE 25th Avenue,…


Pennsylvania Game Commission Urges Support For License Fee Increase

HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe today offered support for Senate Bill 1527, sponsored by state Sen. Charles T. McIlhinney Jr. (R-Bucks), Senate Game and Fisheries Committee chair, which proposes to increase certain license fees beginning with the 2009-10 license year. “It has been 10 years…


Mississippi Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan (SCORP) Draft Is Open For Public Review and Comment

Mississippi Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor  Recreation Plan (SCORP) Draft Is Open For Public Review and Comment Download SCORP 7.4 mb PDF required Send comments to jean [at] mdwfp [dot] state [dot] ms [dot] us


Summer 2008 Species Challenge Lists Two Birds, Two Mammals

CHEYENNE-The Wyoming Game and Fish Department has named four more species for the 2008 Species of the Season Challenge, a program to help the agency gather information about distribution and abundance of some of Wyoming’s wildlife. The species on the list for this summer are the white-tailed prairie dog, Abert’s…


Dutch Harbor-Unalaska, Alaska, and New Bedford, Mass. Remain Top Fishing Ports

Commercial fishermen unloaded 777.2 million pounds of fish, primarily Alaskan pollock, at the port of Dutch Harbor-Unalaska, Alaska, making it the country’s top port for landings in 2007, NOAA’s Fisheries Service announced today. The port of New Bedford, Mass., claimed the top spot for value of landings, primarily due to…


Early Fall Canada Goose, Youth Waterfowl Seasons Finalized

RAPID CITY, S.D.—Regulations for the early fall Canada goose hunting season and the youth waterfowl hunting season were finalized by the S.D. Game, Fish and Parks Commission at its July meeting in Rapid City. Much of South Dakota will be open for the early fall Canada goose season which runs…


South Carolina Saltwater Fishing Trends – 7/21/2008

Fishing trends courtesy www.SCFishingReport.com. Check the site for recent updates and detailed reports. Little River Spottail Bass: Good. 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…


Thousands Contribute Comments and Recommendations on Mexican Wolf Reintroduction

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has sorted through the 13,598 comments it received in response to the agency’s call for public input on potential modifications to its rule that established the Mexican wolf reintroduction project.  The Service announced in 2006 it would continue reintroducing wolves into native habitat in…


South Dakota State Parks Participate in the 2008 South Dakota Great Day of Play Aug. 2

PIERRE, S.D. – Healthy South Dakota and South Dakota State Parks encourage children, adults and families to “play.” The second annual South Dakota Great Day of Play is an opportunity to participate in events happening on July 30 at city park and recreation departments and Aug. 2 at state park…