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

Grand Opening Celebration for Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge Rapids Lake Unit Education and Visitor Center to be held October 19

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge Trust will celebrate the completion of the Rapids Lake Unit of Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge on Sunday, October 19, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Festivities will include the dedication of the new Education and Visitor…


Grants Totaling $ 1.509 Million to Fund Improvements to Wildlife Habitat in California’s Central Valley

Two grants totaling more than $1.5 million will help fund two wildlife habitat restoration and conservation projects in California, Secretary of the Interior Dirk Kempthorne announced Monday (Sept. 15). Funded under the North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA), these two projects will help protect, restore and enhance more than 8,600…


Deer-Car Accident Patterns Offer Safety Insights

Collisions with deer aren’t entirely random. JEFFERSON CITY—Deer running in front of vehicles seems random, but statistics from the Missouri Highway Patrol offer insights that can prevent property damage and save lives. The Highway Patrol recorded 3,419 deer-vehicle accidents in 2007, or about 2.1 percent of all recorded traffic accidents…


South Carolina Freshwater Fishing Trends – 9/22/2008

Fishing trends courtesy www.SCFishingReport.com. Check the site for recent updates and detailed reports. Mountains Area Lake Jocassee: Bream: Very good. For keeper sized bream move off the banks a bit and fish in 10-15 feet with crickets. Catfish: Very good. Anchor nightcrawlers or minnows on the bottom. Trout: Good. Troll…


South Carolina Saltwater Fishing Trends – 9/22/2008

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 Bluefish: Good to very good. The hottest action right now is…


South Carolina Weekly Tidetable – 9/22/2008

Tides at Charleston (Customhouse Wharf) Get specific tide information for various SC stations. MONDAY, September 22 01:50AM 5.0 H 08:01AM 0.4 L 02:33PM 6.1 H 09:04PM 1.1 L TUESDAY, September 23 03:00AM 5.0 H 09:09AM 0.5 L 03:42PM 6.1 H 10:09PM 1.0 L WEDNESDAY, September 24 04:10AM 5.2 H 10:16AM…


Wyoming Preference Point Deadline is September 30

CHEYENNE– Resident and nonresident moose and bighorn sheep hunters and nonresident elk, deer and antelope hunters are reminded that the preference point only application deadline is 5 p.m. Sept. 30. Preference points are available for qualifying big game hunters who did not apply for a moose or bighorn sheep license…


New Signs Help Platte River Rafters

LARAMIE– Boaters on the North Platte River in the Laramie region should find it easier to navigate the waters, thanks to new signs recently installed by the Wyoming Game and Fish Department and members of the Platte Valley Chapter of Trout Unlimited. New red and blue signs designating private and…


Entries Now Accepted For 2008 Wyoming Wildlife Photo Contest

CHEYENNE– Wyoming Wildlife Magazine is now accepting entries for the 2008 photo contest featuring images taken in Wyoming. Photographers can compete in several categories including Wildlife, Scenic-Pictorial, Recreational Activities and Flora.  Entries for all categories except flora will have both color and black and white divisions.  Flora entries must be…


Five Most Common Hunting Violations

CHEYENNE– Every year as hunting seasons get underway, Game and Fish offices receive numerous questions about various game laws and what hunters can and cannot do while in the field. Some of the questions come from new residents who are not familiar with Wyoming law and how our laws may…