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

Newest Arkansas Elk Season Set to Begin in January

LITTLE ROCK – During last week’s monthly Arkansas Game and Fish Commission meeting, the Commission approved a third elk season – Jan. 12-16 – on private land in zone 4 in Searcy County. The quota is five antlerless elk; two either-sex permits also will be issued. “Anyone with landowner approval…


2009 Bear and Spring Turkey Application Deadline Dec. 10

MADISON — Hunters are reminded they have until Dec. 10 to apply for a permit for the 2009 Wisconsin spring turkey hunting season or for the 2009 Wisconsin black bear hunting season. Applications and the required $3 permit application fee may be can be purchased: over the Internet through the…


Sit On A Bucket Over Ice? Nice.

MADISON – It’s not everybody’s idea of fun, but it fits the bill perfectly for nearly half a million Wisconsin adults every winter. In a new video available on the Department of Natural Resources Web site “Ice Fishing: My Kind of Fun,” an angler fishing one of the popular Madison…


Wisconsin Antlerless Deer Only Hunt Set For Dec. 11-14

Hunt to include central forest deer management units MADISON – Following the traditional nine-day deer hunting season several deer hunting opportunities remain. The Dec. 1-10 muzzleloader hunt immediately follows the nine-day season and leads to the statewide four-day, Dec. 11-14, antlerless deer hunt. The antlerless deer only hunt is open…


Venison Recipes Available Online

The Conservation Department has help for hunters looking for creative ways to prepare venison JEFFERSON CITY–It’s deer-hunting season in Missouri, and that means that millions of pounds of venison are headed for tables. The Missouri Department of Conservation has tips for making venison dishes tender and tasty. Like most other…


Vintage Outdoor Gear Fills Pages of Calendar for hHnters and Anglers of Missouri

This companion to the Conservation Department’s popular Natural Events Calendar caters to those who pursue traditional outdoor activities. JEFFERSON CITY—Split-bamboo fishing rods, vintage shotguns and the beaming faces of successful hunters and anglers mark the passage of seasons in the 2009 Missouri’s Outdoor Heritage Calendar from the Missouri Department of…


Highlighting Illinois DNR Programs and Upcoming Events for the Month of December

Illinois Department of Natural Resources Newsbits Late-Winter Deer Season Application Deadline Extended:  The IDNR has reopened the online application system for permits for the Late-Winter Antlerless-only Deer Hunting Season.  Hunters may apply for the permits in select counties through the online DNR Direct Permit System through Mon., Dec. 8.  (No…


Great Lakes Compact Goes Into Effect Dec. 8

MADISON – The Great Lakes Compact takes effect Dec. 8, ushering in a new era of cooperation and conservation among those states that border the five Great Lakes, which hold one-fifth of the world’s fresh surface water. The historic agreement binding Wisconsin and seven other Great Lakes states largely prohibits…


Federal Aid in Sport Fish Restoration To Florida

The Federal Aid in Sport Fish Restoration (SFR) program is one federal program that really lives up to its name.  For more than half a century, it has been one of the best “user-pays, user-benefits” initiatives anywhere.  The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has received more than $11…


3 Dec 2008 – Texas Weekly Migratory Bird Hunting Report

Weekly migratory bird hunting reports are posted from early September through early February. High Plains Mallard Management Unit: Goose hunting has been better with the cooler temperatures. Lots of Canadas have been decoying, but many of the concentrations are spread throughout the region due to the abundance of water. Some…