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

Portion of North Central State Trail Reopens in Michigan

The Department of Natural Resources today announced the trail repair project on the North Central State Trail (NCST) along the west side of Mullett Lake in Cheboygan County has been completed and the trail was reopened Saturday, Dec. 20. A detour around the repair site, which is located just south…


Hunting Heritage Workshop Offered at NCSU Centennial Campus

RALEIGH, N.C.  – An upcoming workshop at the Centennial Campus Center for Wildlife Education will look at hunting as a tradition, a conservation tool and its role in modern society. The interactive course is from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 16 and will briefly look at the…


Pennsylvania Hunters Can Begin To Apply For Second Spring Gobbler Tag

HARRISBURG – Beginning Jan. 1, Pennsylvania hunters who would like the opportunity to harvest a second spring gobbler may apply for a second spring gobbler license, according to Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe. Roe stressed that hunters are able to take one spring gobbler as part of their…


A DFG Holiday Tradition – Rainbow Trout Stocked in California Waters

In a holiday tradition beloved by anglers of all ages, the Department of Fish and Game (DFG) is planting rainbow trout across California this month. The fish are being planted in urban, suburban and rural areas. “The holiday season provides an opportunity for Californians to spend quality time outdoors fishing…


Volunteers Needed for Stewardship Workdays in January in Southeastern Michigan

The Department of Natural Resources today announced the schedule of volunteer stewardship workdays to be held throughout January in southeastern Michigan state parks. Volunteers are needed to cut invasive shrubs in natural areas within state parks and recreation areas. This activity will help protect and restore the unique natural areas…


Fishing Opportunities Remain For Northern California Anglers

The holiday season is a good time for anglers of all ages to take advantage of fishing opportunities in Northern California. There are many lakes and reservoirs that remain open to fishing, and a portion of the Upper Sacramento River is open all year to provide opportunities for stream anglers….


CA Dept. of Fish and Game Comments on U.S. FWS Biological Opinion on Delta Smelt

SACRAMENTO – California Department of Fish and Game (DFG) Director Donald Koch issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s biological opinion on Delta smelt. The opinion was issued today in compliance with a federal judge’s order. “The biological opinion issued today provides measures to address the…


Georgia Reels in Major Championship Fishing Tournament – 2010 Forrest Wood Cup to be Held on Lake Lanier

Governor Sonny Perdue joined FLW Outdoors Chairman Irwin Jacobs and other state and local officials this afternoon to announce Lake Lanier and Atlanta as the site of the 2010 Forrest Wood Cup presented by BP and Castrol. This championship fishing tournament, which is scheduled for August 5 – 8, 2010,…


Trout Anglers Reminded of New Winter Season Dates for 2009

The 2009 winter season for lake and stream trout in all Minnesota lakes will open Jan. 15, and close March 31, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). In past years, winter trout season dates were different for Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW) lakes, trout lakes outside…


Minnesota DNR Asks Watercraft Owners to Take Online Survey

If you own a watercraft, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) wants your opinion about boatlifts, docks and platforms. The information will supplement public meeting feedback contributing to the DNR’s rulemaking process for structures in public waters. Watercraft owners are invited to go online at  by Jan. 19 to…