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

S.C. Freshwater Fishing Trends – 11/10/2008

Fishing trends courtesy www.SCFishingReport.com. Check the site for recent updates and detailed reports. Mountains Area Lake Jocassee: Trout: Good. Troll in 85 to 90 feet in the big water around the dam. Minnows and spoons are most effective, and limits of brown trout are common. Black Bass: Fair. Some anglers…


S.C. Weekly Tidetable – 11/10/2008

Tides at Charleston (Customhouse Wharf) Get specific tide information for various SC stations. MONDAY, November 10 04:44AM 6.0 H 11:10AM 0.5 L 05:11PM 5.6 H 11:22PM -0.1 L TUESDAY, November 11 05:35AM 6.5 H 12:05PM 0.2 L 06:01PM 5.6 H WEDNESDAY, November 12 12:11AM -0.3 L 06:26AM 6.8 H 12:57PM…


Expansion of “Junior” Hunting Highlights Opening of Southern Zone Deer and Catskill Bear Seasons in New York

Seasons Open Nov. 15; Allegany Bear Season Opens Nov. 22 A major change to expand big-game hunting to 14- and 15-year-olds highlights the upcoming opening of the 2008 Southern Zone regular deer and the Catskill and Allegany bear seasons, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Pete Grannis…


Seminar Topic at NCSU Centennial Campus: Bobwhite Conservation in North Carolina, 10 Years of Research and Restoration

RALEIGH, N.C.  – The final seminar in the 2008 Fisheries and Wildlife series at the Centennial Campus Center for Wildlife Education is scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 19.  The program will focus on the efforts by N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries biologists and N.C….


FWC Seeks Proposals for Red Tide Control and Mitigation Program Grants

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Fish and Wildlife Research Institute is seeking proposals for the Red Tide Control and Mitigation Program. The deadline for proposals is 5 p.m. Dec. 15. As a partner in the program, Solutions to Avoid Red Tide (START) will organize a nine-member panel…


17 Indiana State Parks to Close for Deer Reductions, Nov. 17-18

Similar temporary closings set for Dec. 1-2 Selected Indiana State Parks will temporarily close to the general public for controlled deer reductions twice in the coming weeks. The reductions will take place Nov. 17-18, and Dec. 1-2. The participating parks will close the evening before (Nov. 16 and 30) each…


Michigan Hunters Reminded of Upper Peninsula Antler Restrictions

The Department of Natural Resources reminds Upper Peninsula deer hunters that they should carefully consider which deer hunting license they purchase this season. Hunters who opt to purchase a two-tag combination license will be subject to antler restrictions on both bucks. Upper Peninsula regulations changed this year to require that…


New Fishing Regulations in Michigan Expand Opportunities, Limit Smelt Harvest

Michigan anglers will have several new opportunities, but also will face a new restriction, because of fishing regulation changes approved at the Nov. 6 Natural Resources Commission meeting in Lansing. Department of Natural Resources Director Rebecca Humphries signed fisheries orders that extend the spearing season through the ice for pike…


BLM Waives Recreation-related Fees for Veterans on Veterans Day

The Bureau of Land Management will waive recreation-related fees for veterans and military personnel, along with their families, on Veterans Day, Tuesday, November 11. BLM Director Jim Caswell, a Vietnam veteran, encouraged veterans and members of the U.S. Armed Forces to recreate on BLM-managed or other Federal lands on November…


Quail Forever Sets Sights on Three New Kansas Chapters

St. John, McLouth, Ottawa to host launch of county chapters SALINA — Quail Forever (QF), a non-profit organization dedicated to quail conservation and education, will conduct organizational meetings at three locations in Kansas this November. Sportsmen and women are invited to attend the meetings, designed to launch QF chapters in…