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

CA DFG Offers Special Gamebird Heritage Central Coast Women’s Pheasant Hunting Clinic

A special Santa Margarita Women’s Pheasant Hunting Clinic is scheduled Dec. 6 at the Cammatta Ranch in San Luis Obispo County. The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) clinic is a unique learning opportunity for beginning hunters and a fun outing for those with hunting experience. The event begins at…


CA DFG Forecasts 2008 Chukar and Quail Season Prospects

Brood Surveys Indicate Increase In Production Of Young birds Over Last Year Chukar and quail populations increased this year in California, the Department of Fish and Game’s (DFG) annual upland game brood surveys show. Chukar and quail are popular upland game birds in California. The chukar and general quail hunting…


Budweiser ShareLunker Season Off to Early Start

ATHENS, Texas-John True of Dallas kicked off the 2008-2009 Budweiser ShareLunker season October 3 with a 13.38-pound largemouth bass from a private lake in Rusk County. True was fishing with his three-year-old son, Jack, when the fish took a Senko in 10 feet of water. The fish was 26.75 inches…


“Fizzical” Research to Answer Questions About Deep-Caught Bass

ATHENS, Texas-Most anglers probably know that many fish caught from deep water can suffer from an over-inflated swim bladder, a condition called hyperbuoyancy. The air bladder inside the fish that inflates and deflates to give the fish neutral buoyancy can expand suddenly when a fish is brought to the surface…


Youth Deer Gun Season Offers Young Hunters First Shot

Young Oklahoma hunters the chance at a buck and a doe before the rush during the youth deer gun season Oct. 17-19. “We want to attract youth to the sport of hunting, because they are the future of the sport and the future of conservation in Oklahoma, and giving them…


Oklahoma Muzzleloader Deer Season Nears

While deer archery hunters are already afield hunting, hunters await the opening of the 2008 deer muzzleloader season slated for Oct. 25. Muzzleloader season spans nine days (Oct. 25 – Nov. 2). The modern gun season opens Nov. 22 and runs for 16 days. Archery season remains open through Jan….


Missouri Youth Waterfowl Clinic/Hunt Still Has Room

Space is limited to 40 participants. BLAIRSTOWN, Mo. – Call or e-mail soon to reserve a place in the 14th Annual Wilderness Lodge Youth Waterfowl Clinic & Hunt Oct. 18 and 25. Participants spend the first Saturday of the event learning about duck and goose hunting rules, safety and calling,…


“Water” is the Important Word in Missouri Waterfowl Forecast

JEFFERSON CITY—Waterfowl hunters’ wishes came true this year when Missouri got more rain, but they backfired, damaging wetlands and reducing the availability of food that might induce ducks and geese to linger in the Show-Me State. Drought has plagued Missouri in recent years, hampering efforts to keep wetlands wet. This…


Trout Season Opens in Kansas October 15; Some Stockings Delayed

Dry impoundments, late lake turnover may delay stocking at three sites PRATT — The Kansas trout season begins Oct. 15 and runs through April 15. During this season, the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) stocks rainbow trout in designated waters throughout the state. Some waters stocked with trout…


Warrior’s Path State Park of Tennessee to Hold Autumn Harvest Festival October 18

Kingsport, Tenn. – Warrior’s Path State Park in Kingsport will host an Autumn Harvest Festival from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 18, featuring a variety of educational programs, entertainment opportunities, food, arts and crafts.  This festival is free and open to the public.  “Autumn Harvest will be a delightful…