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

Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection Announces Dinosaur State Park Day on Saturday, August 16, 2008

Rain or Shine The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) and Friends of Dinosaur State Park, Rocky Hill announce Dinosaur State Park Day (special programs 10:00 a.m to 3:00 p.m.) on Saturday, August 16, 2008 celebrating the discovery of 2,000 early Jurassic dinosaur footprints in Rocky Hill. In addition to…


CT DEP Presents “Night Adventure”

If you have ever wanted to visit a Connecticut state park even after the sun has set and the park is traditionally closed, then you should join The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) for a nighttime adventure at Dennis Hill State Park. The event is Saturday, August 9th, 2008…


Alabama Conservation Department Receives National Awards

The Association of Conservation Information recently honored the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources with four awards. ACI, a national organization of communicators who promote conservation, presented the awards at their annual meeting in Nashville, Tenn. in July. A first place in the brochure category was awarded to the…


Cast Away: Park Rangers Take Public on Podcasting Adventure

WASHINGTON – All across the country, park rangers are turning into podcasters. Hundreds of brief audio and video programs are up on park websites and on iTunes giving visitors a new national park experience. People can learn about park resources, take a guided tour, get help planning trips, and, best…


New Report Shows 2007 – 2008 Waterfowl Harvest

More than 14.5 million ducks were harvested in the United States during the 2007-2008 waterfowl hunting season, according to preliminary estimates by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. This is up from 13.8 million ducks harvested the previous season. Hunters harvested almost 3.7 million geese, similar to the 2006-7 estimate….


Great American Seafood Cook-off August 2-3 in New Orleans

The Fifth Annual Great American Seafood Cook-Off is this Saturday, Aug. 2, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 3, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the Louisiana Foodservice EXPO at the New Orleans Morial Convention Center located in downtown New Orleans. Just by making it to…


L.D.W.F. To Hold Alligator Lottery Hunts

In order to increase alligator harvest opportunities, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will initiate new alligator lottery hunts on eight Wildlife Management Areas (WMA) for the 2008 alligator harvest season. These areas include: Atchafalaya Delta WMA, St. Mary Parish; Elm Hall WMA, Assumption Parish; Joyce WMA, Tangipahoa…