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

17 Dec 2008 – Arkansas Weekly Waterfowl Reports

LITTLE ROCK – Just before sunrise this Saturday, duck season officially arrives in Arkansas. Hunters have already turned their attention to the state’s countryside looking for the flash of mallard’s wings. One weapon in the waterfowl hunter’s arsenal is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission waterfowl report. View the Current…


17 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: Overnight lows dipped down around 5 degrees near Amarillo and Dumus Monday, which is just what outfitters like to get geese in a feeding mode. Temperatures had been below freezing with snow…


17 Dec 2008 – What’s Open For Hunting in Arkansas

Current and approaching seasons in Arkansas: Deer: Archery – All zones: Oct. 1, 2008 to Feb. 28, 2009. Modern Gun – Zone 4A, 5A, 13, 14 and 15:  Nov. 8-Dec. 7. Zones 9 and 12:  Nov. 8-Dec. 14. Zone 16, 16A and 17:  Nov. 8-Dec. 25. Muzzleloader– Zones 1, 2, 3,…


2009 Freshwater Fishing Issue of the Fish and Wildlife DIGEST

Portions of this Digest are available in enlarged format for the visually impaired. To request a black and white, large format Digest, write to: NJ Division of Fish and Wildlife, Large Format Fishing Digest, P.O. Box 400, Trenton, NJ 08625-0400 The 2009 Freshwater Fishing Issue of the Fish and Wildlife…


Lake Jocassee Trout Stocking to Close Devils Fork Remote Ramps

Devils Fork State Park will again temporarily close the two remote day-use boat ramps this winter in conjunction with trout stocking efforts on Lake Jocassee. In cooperation with the S.C. Department of Natural Resources (DNR), these remote boat ramps will be closed to public access once fish stocking efforts begin…


S.C. Watercraft Service Fees Increase Effective

New watercraft service fee increases will begin Dec. 11, 2008.  The fee increases were incorporated into the boating bill recently passed by the S.C. General Assembly.  The revenue generated from the fee increase will help cover S.C. Department of Natural Resources (DNR) administrative costs of forms, decals and other operation…


Abandoned watercraft law effective Dec. 16 in S.C.

The S.C. General Assembly recently passed a new abandoned watercraft bill into law effective Dec. 16, 2008. The S.C. Code of Laws 50-21-190 makes it a crime to abandon a watercraft or an outboard motor on public lands or waters of the state and also provides for the removal of…


Ohio Deer Hunters Prepare for Statewide Muzzleloader Season, December 27-30

COLUMBUS, OH – Ohio’s popular muzzleloader deer season is set to open statewide December 27-30, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Division of Wildlife. Last year, hunters checked 21,473 white-tailed deer during the statewide hunt.   A total of 178,838 deer have been harvested so far this season…


Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education Announces Sunday Closing

RALEIGH, N.C.  – The Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education, the visitor and learning facility operated by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission near Brevard, will be closed on Sundays, beginning Jan. 1. The move is in response to mandated budget cuts for state agencies. The center will remain open Monday through…


Permits Available for Currituck Sound Youth Hunt

RALEIGH, NC  – A limited number of permits are available for a Jan. 31 Currituck Sound youth waterfowl hunt. The permits are available on a first-come, first-serve basis for $5 from wildlife service agents or by calling (888) 248-6834. To be eligible for the hunt, youths must be between 12…