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

Labor Day Weekend Events Wrap Up Summer in South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D. – Labor Day weekend marks the unofficial end of the summer, and South Dakota State Parks invite you to come out and enjoy their special weekend events before the snow flies! Camper’s Potluck, Aug. 30, 5:30 p.m. at Indian Creek Recreation Area near Mobridge. Camper’s are invited to…


Big Game Licenses for Mentored Hunters Available Online

PIERRE, S.D.—Big game license for mentored hunters are now available through the S.D. Game, Fish and Parks Department Web site. The big game licenses allow mentored youth to hunt antlerless deer, antelope and turkey. Available to resident mentors for a $5 fee, the licenses are valid during the youth deer…


Reptiles, Fish T-shirts, ‘Animal Olympics’ Offered by GFP at State Fair

PIERRE, S.D. – In addition to its popular aquariums and publications, the S.D. Game, Fish and Parks Department will be offering free hands-on, educational programming for visitors at this year’s South Dakota State Fair. GFP will also have staff members on hand at the department booth each day of the…


Fighting Illegally Stocked Fish in Utah

DWR seeks input on fishing ideas for 2009 The number of Utah chubs in Scofield Reservoir is growing. And so is the number of burbot and walleye that were placed illegally in two other Utah waters. To address those and other concerns, Division of Wildlife Resources biologists are recommending several…


Most Areas of Puget Sound Closing to Crabbing; Sport Crabbers Must File Catch Report

OLYMPIA – Recreational crab fishing will close for a catch assessment in eight areas of Puget Sound at sunset on Labor Day, after which everyone licensed to fish for crab in the Sound will have until Sept. 15 to report their summer’s catch. Licensed sport crabbers must submit summer catch…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 8/27/2008

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Randy Zellers (501) 223-6406, e-mail: rdzellers [at] agfc [dot] state [dot] ar [dot] us This is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s fishing report for August 27, 2008. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or…


What’s Open For Hunting In Arkansas – 8/27/2008

Current and approaching seasons in Arkansas: Alligator: Sept. 19-22 Sept. 26-29 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,…


Pleasant Harbor Public Boat Launch to Close Sept. 8-12

OLYMPIA – The public boat launch at Pleasant Harbor near Brinnon on Hood Canal will be closed Sept. 8-12 while the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) wraps up an improvement project at the site. The launch was previously scheduled to close earlier in September but recent heavy rains…


Salmon Fishing Opportunities Increase Along the Washington Coast Beginning Aug. 26

OLYMPIA – Anglers will be able to fish for salmon seven days a week along most of the Washington coast beginning Tuesday, Aug. 26, the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) announced today. The new rules will increase fishing opportunities at Westport (Marine Area 2), La Push (Marine Area…


New Mexico Weekly Fishing Report – 8/26/2008

Lake levels — Click here for the latest water storage reports from New Mexico reservoirs.  This week’s stocking report August 26, 2008 This fishing report has been generated from the best information available from officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may differ, however, as stream, lake…