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

Service Seeks Proposals for 2009 Endangered Species Grants

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is seeking proposals from States and U.S. Territories interested in obtaining federal grant assistance to acquire land or conduct planning for endangered species conservation efforts. For fiscal year 2009, the President’s budget request for the Cooperative Endangered Species Conservation Fund (the Fund) would provide…


2008 Fall Turkey Application Deadline Approaching In Michigan

Department of Natural Resources wildlife officials would like to remind hunters that the deadline for applying for a 2008 fall turkey permit is Friday, Aug. 1. A total of 59,050 licenses are available through a lottery for the units open to hunting — 12,350 are general licenses that may be…


DNR Announces Over $1 Million in Grants For 26 Lake and River Enhancement Projects in 26 Counties

More than $1 million in grants will go toward care of 26 of Indiana’s waterways this year through the DNR’s Lake and River Enhancement (LARE) program, part of the DNR’s Division of Fish and Wildlife. “Boaters make these grants possible through the Lake Enhancement Fee paid when they register their…


IDNR Announces New Website to Help Illinois Residents Identify and Live with Wildlife

Agency partners with U of I Extension to develop new online resource SPRINGFIELD – A new website designed to help residents live and deal with wildlife around them is now online, Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) Acting Director Sam Flood announced today. The “Living with Wildlife” website (http://livingwithwildlife.extension.uiuc.edu) is…


Minnesota and Wisconsin Osprey Relocation To Iowa Going Well

Twenty, 42-day-old ospreys were placed at five sites around Iowa on July 14 – 17. The young ospreys are developed enough to tear apart their favorite food, fish, by themselves. They will be attaining flight status about 53 days of age and allowed to fly freely from their “hack” or…


Pokagon State Park to host Angola Police Bicycle Rodeo, Aug. 2

Pokagon State Park will host a bicycle rodeo Saturday, Aug. 2, at noon at the South Beach parking lot. The Angola Police Department bicycle patrol officers will conduct the rodeo. Boys and girls between the ages of 8 and 12 are encouraged to attend. Prior registration is not required. The…


Endangered Species Act Protections Reinstated for Northern Rocky Mountain Wolf Population

The U.S. Federal District Court in Missoula, Montana, issued a preliminary injunction on Friday, July 18, 2008, that immediately reinstated the Endangered Species Act protections for wolves in the northern Rocky Mountains.  That area includes all of Montana, Idaho, and Wyoming and the eastern one-third of Washington and Oregon and…


Carl T. Johnson Hunting & Fishing Center in Cadillac Offers Outdoor Recreation Programs in August

The Carl T. Johnson Hunting & Fishing Center, located at Mitchell State Park in Cadillac, is offering an array of outdoor recreation programs in August. The programs include: Picnic in the Park. On Saturday, Aug. 2, there will be a picnic on the front lawn of the center from 10…


Chinook Seasons Get Under Way Aug. 1 With New Options for Columbia River Anglers

OLYMPIA – Columbia River anglers will be able to catch chinook salmon throughout August during this year’s “Buoy 10” fishery, but will be required to release any chinook they intercept upriver to Bonneville Dam until Sept. 1. Also, for the first time, mark-selective fishing rules will be in effect for…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 7/23

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 23, 2008. If there is a body of water you would like…