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

Register Now for Central Illinois Youth Goose Hunt

Phone-in Registration Deadline for Youth Hunt Lottery Drawing is Dec. 5 SPRINGFIELD, IL – Registration is now open for the 8th annual Central Illinois Youth Goose Hunt. This event providing youngsters with a chance to hunt at private waterfowl hunting clubs in Peoria, Fulton and Knox counties during the holiday…


A Season of Promise For Pennsylvania Black Bear Hunters

HARRISBURG – Last year’s black bear harvest was light, but weather permitting, the Pennsylvania Game Commission expects hunters to have good opportunities afield in the upcoming bear seasons. “Pennsylvania’s black bear population has numbered 14,000 to 15,000 for at least eight years now,” said Carl G. Roe, Game Commission executive…


Hartwick Pines State Park of Michigan Offers Snowshoe-Making Workshops

Hartwick Pines State Park near Grayling is hosting two snowshoe-making workshops this winter at the Michigan Forest Visitor Center. The first of the weekend workshops is Dec. 13-14, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and the second workshop will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Feb. 28-March 1. Snowshoe…


Michigan Weekly Recreational Fishing Report – 11/13/2008

Great Lakes temperature map Many anglers have now turned their attention to hunting so the reports will start to drop off until ice starts to form. Late fall and early winter is prime time for hungry walleye and spawning whitefish. Cold rain will bring on the better steelhead and brown…


Thanksgiving Turkey? How About Duck, Venison, Salmon, Clams or Crab?

General turkey-hunting seasons are closed for the year, but hunters and anglers still have plenty of opportunities to contribute to the Thanksgiving Day feast in the days ahead. The late buck season – already under way in Eastern Washington – gets started tomorrow (Nov. 13) on the west side of…


Texas Weekly Migratory Bird Hunting Report – 11/12/2008

Weekly migratory bird hunting reports are posted from early September through early February. High Plains Mallard Management Unit: Outfitters say playa lakes look good and are holding lots of ducks and geese. Most of the birds are scattered throughout the region with the abundance of water. Colder weather should congregate…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 11/12/2008

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 November 12. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or e-mail us…


What’s Open For Hunting in Arkansas – 11/12/2008

Current and approaching seasons in Arkansas: 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, 5A, 13, 14 and 15: …


Pennsylvania Game Commission Participates in USMC “Toys for Tots” Program

HARRISBURG — Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe and representatives from the U.S. Marine Corps Reserves today unveiled a “Toys for Tots” drop-off collection site at the Game Commission’s Harrisburg headquarters.  In addition to serving as a “Toys for Tots” collection site, Roe donated, on behalf of the…


Additional Georgia Hunters for the Hungry Donation Sites Available this Weekend

As the season of giving continues in Georgia’s hunting circles, additional opportunities to donate to Georgia’s Hunters for the Hungry program open this weekend. In addition to the ten participating processor collection locations available now through Jan. 15, six weekend collection sites make sharing the harvest with those in need…