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

Waterfowl Information Meetings and Rule Hearings Set

MADISON — The Mississippi Flyway Council will meet later this summer to advise the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) on waterfowl conditions before the federal agency establishes a framework under which states and provinces can set waterfowl hunting seasons. Following the flyway council meeting and after the USFWS sets…


Stay Safe While Enjoying Wisconsin Waterways Over July 4th Holiday

MADISON – During a typical Fourth of July holiday, more than 1 million Wisconsin residents and visitors take to the state’s abundant lakes and rivers to boat, fish, swim and paddle around. Following widespread flooding in June across southern Wisconsin, people need to exercise even more care than usual, water…


2008 Wisconsin Universe in the Park Schedule

Events are subject to change. Call the park listed to confirm the session will be held. July 11 – Amnicon Falls State Park July 12 – Governor Dodge State Park July 12 – Pattison State Park July 13 – Copper Falls State Park July 18 – Willow River State Park…


Sea Center Staff Makes Valiant Effort to Save Beloved Mascot

Gordon, Sea Center Texas Mascot, Dead at 23 LAKE JACKSON, Texas — The thing most people remember about Gordon is how much visiting schoolchildren loved him. Sometimes they’d stretch out on the floor of the visitor’s center, in front of the glass. “Am I bigger than Gordon yet?” a child…


What’s Open For Hunting In Arkansas – 7/2/2008

Current and approaching seasons in Arkansas: Deer: Archery: All zones: Oct. 1, 2008 to Feb. 28, 2009. Modern Gun: Zones 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 10 and 11: Nov. 8-30. Zone 4: Nov. 8-9. Zone 5: Nov. 8-9 and Nov. 15-16. Zone 4A, 5A, 13, 14 and 15: Nov….


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 7/2/2008

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Randy Zellers (501) 223-6406, e-mail: rdzellers [at] agfc [dot] state [dot] ar [dot] us To sign-up for this newsletter, visit http://www.agfc.com/enews/default.aspx This is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s fishing report for July 2, 2008. If there is a body of water you would like…


Public Meetings Scheduled to Discuss Development of Tennessee State Heritage Areas Program

Nashville, Tenn. – The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation will hold a series of public meetings in July to discuss the development of a State Heritage Areas Program. Modeled on the National Park Service’s National Heritage Areas Program, this effort would provide technical assistance to Tennessee’s rural communities as…


Fall Creek Falls Summer Concert Series in Full Swing

Pikeville, Tenn. – Fall Creek Falls State Park’s Summer Concert Series is in full swing, offering live music every weekend through August 31.  Featuring an array of artists, including country, bluegrass and folk, all concerts begin at 7:30 p.m. and will run approximately two hours.  Admission is $2.  There is…


Entry Deadline Approaching For 2008 “Life on Lake Erie” Photo Contest

Deadline for submitting photos is Friday, July 11 TOLEDO, OH – Amateur photographers and camera buffs age 18 and older are reminded that the deadline for entering the 2008 “Life On Lake Erie” photo contest is Friday, July 11. The Ohio Lake Erie Commission (LEC) sponsors the annual competition. The…


Hit The Beach and Enjoy the Fireworks This Fourth of July

Fireworks displays offered at selected Ohio State Parks COLUMBUS, OH – Hear the Kaboom! and Bang! of fireworks this Fourth of July weekend from the comfort of a beach blanket as several Ohio State Parks host Independence Day celebrations. “We encourage families to come out to our Ohio State Parks…