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

Oklahoma Wildlife Department Seeks Artists For Waterfowl Stamp Design

The Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation is accepting entries for this year’s Oklahoma Waterfowl Stamp Design Contest through Aug. 15, 2008. The gadwall is the featured species for the 2009-10 contest, and the winning art will be printed on the 2009-10 Oklahoma Waterfowl Stamp. “Last year we introduced two new…


KDWP To Conduct Wingshooting Course August 5, 12, 19

Limited to 20 participants, course will teach basic to intermediate wingshooting PRATT — The Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks will hold a three-session clinic entitled “Beginning Wingshooting” on Aug. 5, 12, and 19 at the Pratt Gun Club. The range is located one-half mile north of Pratt Community College,…


Antlerless Deer License Application Process Begins For Hunters

HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe reminds hunters the agency will begin accepting regular antlerless deer license applications from resident hunters beginning Aug. 4, and nonresidents on Aug. 18.  Antlerless deer license applications must be sent to the Game Commission via 22 different Post Office boxes…


Digest Errors Corrected on Agency’s Website Version

Each year, after the Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners April meeting, agency staff rush to get 1.3 million copies of the annual digest of regulations printed for distribution to license buyers by mid-June.  Sometimes, an error gets through. “This year, we have found a few corrections that were not made…


N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission Wins National Awards

RALEIGH, N.C. (– The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has won six national awards, including top honors for a documentary video, from the Association for Conservation Information (ACI). Three first-place awards, two for second place and one third-place award were presented to the Wildlife Resources Commission, the state agency dedicated to…


Salem Forest Trail Opens In Leonardtown

New Addition to St. Mary’s River State Park Offers Recreational Opportunities to Community Leonardtown — Salem Forest Trail, a new route of St. Mary’s River State Park’s trail system in Leonardtown, is now open to the public. The project includes two trails that are located on the newly acquired Salem…


FWC Posts Fishing Signs On Keys Bridges

Officers from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) and the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office are teaming up to educate fishermen about varieties of fish, many of which are being illegally harvested in very high numbers in the Keys. The officers are posting signs on 24 fishing bridges in…


McCormick’s Creek State Park To Host 5K Run and Walk, Sept. 6

McCormick’s Creek State Park, in cooperation with the Owen Valley YMCA, will host a 5K run and walk on Sept. 6. The race coincides with the Governor’s INShape program. Runners start at 8 a.m. Walkers start at 8:15 a.m. Advance registration is $30 and ends Aug. 29. Advance registration also…


New Guide Maps Outd; Adventure on Altamaha

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (July 28, 2008) – Enjoying the scenic Altamaha River, one of Georgia’s most biologically diverse rivers, has never been easier. The Altamaha River Partnership, with support from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, now has available an updated, informative guide to the 137-mile river corridor. The new…


Committee Members Sought For Puget Sound Recreational Fisheries Enhancement Group

OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is seeking members of the sport fishing community to serve on a committee that oversees a program designed to enhance recreational fishing in Puget Sound and Lake Washington. The Puget Sound Recreational Fisheries Enhancement Oversight Committee was created in 2003…