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

Game Commission Seeks Public Comment on Draft Woodcock Plan For Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Game Commission is seeking public input for the next 30 days on a draft woodcock management plan, which can be reviewed on the agency’s website (www.pgc.state.pa.us) by clicking on “Draft Woodcock Management Plan” in the center of the homepage.  “We are seeking public comment on the…


New Signs Urge Citizens to Respect and Protect Sand Dunes in Delaware

The DNREC Shoreline and Waterways Management Section has formed a partnership with the Delaware Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation to educate the public about protecting Delaware’s sand dunes through colorful new signs that urge: “Respect Your Beach – Please Stay Off the Dunes.” The first set of these signs have…


For the Fifth Straight Year, Chronic Wasting Disease Is Not Found in Delaware Deer Sampling

Nearly 600 brain and lymph node tissue samples from white-tailed deer in all three counties of Delaware showed no evidence of chronic wasting disease (CWD), the Delaware Division of Fish and Wildlife announced today. This brings the total number of Delaware deer tested since 2003 to more than 2,400. During…


Grant Allows Commission to Protect Parking at Popular Public Boating Site

The Brunswick County ramp will also be renovated SUNSENT HARBOR, N.C. (Aug. 18, 2008) – The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has purchased property adjacent to its Sunset Harbor Boating Access Area to ensure that the public has adequate parking at the site for years to come. The purchase – the…


New Rules for the Ocklawaha Prairie Public Small Game Hunting Area

The Ocklawaha Prairie Public Small Game Hunting Area in Marion County has a new permitting process this year.  In an effort to provide an equitable hunting opportunity, daily quota permits are limited to five per person per waterfowl season.  Additionally, the horsepower limit allowed for boat motors on the area…


Apply for Special-opportunity Spring Turkey Hunts in Florida Sept. 9 – Oct. 14

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will begin accepting 2009 special-opportunity spring turkey hunt applications at 10 a.m. (EDT) Sept. 9. The deadline for submitting applications is midnight (EDT) Oct. 14. Applications may be submitted at www.wildlifelicense.com, county tax collectors’ offices or at any license agent. A random…


Fay Could Become Hurricane, Forecasters Say

MIAMI, Florida (CNN) — Tropical Storm Fay moved over the western end of Cuba on Monday morning on its march toward the eastern Gulf of Mexico and Florida Keys, according to the National Hurricane Center in Miami. Forecasters with the National Hurricane Center said Fay could increase to near hurricane…


South Carolina Saltwater Fishing Trends – 8/18/2008

Little River – Grand Strand – Charleston – Hilton Head – Tides – S.C. marine recreational fishing regulations (PDF file). Saltwater Fishing License site. Fishing trends courtesy www.SCFishingReport.com. Check the site for recent updates and detailed reports. Little River Flounder: Very good. Even though the water is starting to get…


South Carolina Freshwater Fishing Trends – 8/18/2008

Fishing trends courtesy www.SCFishingReport.com. Check the site for recent updates and detailed reports. Mountains Area Lake Jocassee: Trout: Good. Troll in 80-100 feet during the day using large minnows or lures like trolling spoons. Black Bass: Good. From 7 p.m.to 8 a.m. topwater lures are the key to catching bass….


S.C. Weekly Tidetable – 8/18/2008

Tides at Charleston (Customhouse Wharf) Get specific tide information for various SC stations. MONDAY, August 18 03:31AM 0.1 L 09:28AM 5.5 H 03:40PM 0.2 L 09:54PM 5.9 H TUESDAY, August 19 04:10AM 0.0 L 10:09AM 5.7 H 04:25PM 0.3 L 10:32PM 5.7 H WEDNESDAY, August 20 04:50AM -0.1 L 10:53AM…