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

Sighting in Your Firearm

The fall hunting season is just a few weeks away, and now is a great time for hunters to sight in their firearms to be sure they are on target when they go afield, according to Paul Johansen, Assistant Chief of Game Management of the West Virginia Division of Natural…


Time for Preseason Scouting in West Virginia

The recent cool mornings are a sure indication that another hunting season is just around the corner. With the youth squirrel season less than a month away (October 4), it’s time to begin preseason scouting by checking out the local woodlot for mast and wildlife sign. Each year the mast…


Deer Hunting Returns to Bonneau Ferry WMA

It’s September, which means deer hunting has returned to the 10,700-acre Bonneau Ferry Wildlife Management Area in Berkeley County, just south of Moncks Corner. The 2008 season will mark the fifth year of public hunting on Bonneau Ferry, where a variety of hunting opportunities can be enjoyed, especially by those…


32-year-old State Record for a Red Grouper Defeated by a Little River Angler

The marine game fish record for a red grouper, standing for over 32 years, was recently defeated by a veteran S.C. angler. Michael Jenkins, of Little River, SC, was fishing offshore when he hooked into and caught a 31 pound red grouper on Friday August 15th off the South Carolina…


RI DEM To Hold October 2 Public Meeting in Warwick to Discuss Water Quality Restoration of Buckeye Brook

PROVIDENCE – The Department of Environmental Management will hold a public meeting in Warwick on October 2 to discuss water quality findings and recommendations to restore pathogen related impairments to Buckeye Brook and its tributaries. Staff from DEM’s Office of Water Resources will discuss the findings and recommended strategies contained…


AGFC Seeks Jackrabbit Sightings for Survey

LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is conducting an observation survey throughout the state, and seeks the help of Arkansas residents. While cottontail and swamp rabbits are common, jackrabbits have not been seen in Arkansas since the late 1980s. One of the last known jackrabbit populations was…


What’s Open For Hunting In Arkansas – 9/24/2008

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,…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 9/24/2008

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 Sept. 24, 2008. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call…


Texas Weekly Migratory Bird Hunting Report – 9/24/2008

Weekly migratory bird hunting reports are posted from early September through early February. North Zone Dove: Good hunts have been posted around Abilene and Knox City over sunflowers and milo. Amarillo has been fair to good over plowed ground and watering holes in the afternoon. Fields near Paris have been…


Deadline for Pennsylvania Elk Guide Permits is October 10

HARRISBURG – Anyone interested in applying to be an elk guide for the upcoming November elk hunt should submit a completed application to the Pennsylvania Game Commission’s Bureau of Wildlife Protection by Friday, Oct. 10.  Elk guide permits cost $10 for residents and $25 for nonresidents. Guides may provide assistance…