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

Michigan’s Stephenson DNR Office Announces Deer Check and Furbearer Registration Hours

Department of Natural Resources officials today announced specific dates and times the Stephenson Field Office in Menominee County will be available to check deer and register furbearers. The office is located at W5420 River Rd., next to the Michigan State Police post in Stephenson. Staff will operate a deer check…


Public Input Meetings Set on Flounder Regulations Throughout Texas

AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Coastal Fisheries Division will be hosting a series of coastwide public scoping meetings to discuss potential changes to existing flounder regulations. At the meetings, Coastal Fisheries Division staff will present the most recent data trends regarding the flounder fishery and will…


South Carolina Youth Raccoon Hunt Set Nov. 1 in Anderson

The S.C. Department of Natural Resources, South Carolina State Coon Hunters Association and the Anderson County Coon Hunters Association will sponsor a youth raccoon hunt near Anderson on Saturday, Nov. 1. The winners in this event will qualify to participate in the state championship at the Webb Center in Hampton…


Florida Duck Hunting Rules Change on Tallahassee Area Lakes

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) passed two rules in September that may affect Tallahassee area duck hunters.  Under the first change, waterfowl hunters may now use internal combustion motors of 10 horsepower or less on Lake Miccosukee in Leon and Jefferson counties.  Motor restrictions during the waterfowl…


NY DEC to Issue Deer Management Permits

Hunters Previously Denied May Receive Deer Management Permits Through Correction Process – UNCLAIMED PERMITS ALSO AVAILABLE ON NOVEMBER 1 New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Pete Grannis today announced that approximately 10,000 Deer Management Permits (DMPs) will be issued to hunters who were previously denied permits earlier…


Deer Hunters Encouraged to Donate to the Illinois Sportsmen Against Hunger Program

More than 1.8 million meals provided to needy families thanks to hunters SPRINGFIELD, IL – With deer hunting season underway across the state, the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) is encouraging hunters to donate whole deer to the Illinois Sportsmen Against Hunger program, which coordinates the donation and processing…


South Carolina Freshwater Fishing Report – 10/27/2008

Mountains Area – Piedmont Area – Midlands Area – Santee Cooper System – South Carolina freshwater fish regulations (PDF) – Purchase a fishing license – Boat Ramp Locations Fishing trends courtesy www.SCFishingReport.com. Check the site for recent updates and detailed reports. Mountains Area Lake Jocassee: Trout: Good. Troll in 85…


South Carolina Weekly Saltwater Fishing Report – 10/27/2008

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 Spottail bass: Very good. Very large red drum are available at…


South Carolina Weekly Tidetable – 10/27/2008

Tides at Charleston (Customhouse Wharf) Get specific tide information for various SC stations. MONDAY, October 27 01:08AM 0.2 L 07:29AM 6.3 H 01:41PM 0.3 L 07:36PM 5.7 H TUESDAY, October 28 01:49AM 0.2 L 08:11AM 6.4 H 02:25PM 0.4 L 08:16PM 5.5 H WEDNESDAY, October 29 02:27AM 0.3 L 08:50AM…


Pennsylvania Game Commission Urges Hunters to Consider Sharing Venison

Hunters who are successful in the upcoming deer hunting seasons are encouraged by the Pennsylvania Game Commission to consider participating in the state’s Hunters Sharing the Harvest (HSH) program, which channels donations of venison to local food banks, soup kitchens and needy families.  Pennsylvania’s HSH program is recognized as one…