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

Beaver Trapping Season Extended In Eastern New York

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced today that the beaver trapping season will be extended from March 16 to April 7 in the following Wildlife Management Units (WMU): 3A, 3C, 3F, 3G, 3H, 3J, 3K, 3M, 3N, 3P, 4A, 4B, 4C, 4F, 4G, 4H, 4J, 4K,…


Where to Hunt Spring Turkeys Without a Quota Permit in Florida

If you weren’t lucky enough to get drawn for a special-opportunity or spring turkey quota permit, don’t fret; there are numerous wildlife management areas (WMAs) that don’t require them.  The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) offers 37 public hunting areas statewide where hunters need only to “walk on”…


Deer Harvest Climbs Slightly In New York 2008 Season

15,000+ Signup for New Junior Big-Game License Hunters harvested approximately 223,000 deer in the 2008 season, a 2 percent increase over the previous season, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Pete Grannis announced today. The annual deer harvest report also showed that more than 15,000 14- and…


Pro Fishing Research Releases Top 10 Bass Lures Fishing DVD

Wakarusa, KS – Pro Fishing Research, LLC, announces the release of ‘How To Use The Pro Fishing Research Top 10 Bass Lures’ DVD which features the top 10 Bass Lures from our rankings. This two hour DVD features five pros from our network demonstrating exactly how to use these lures…


Apply Now For MCC Summer Conservation Work Program For High School Youth

High school youth looking for summer work are encouraged to apply now one of 85 positions available with the Minnesota Conservation Corps (MCC) Summer Youth Program. Youth, ages 15-18, will be based at a residential program site in St. Croix State Park for eight weeks. They will travel in crews…


2009 Fishing Licenses, Walleye Stamp Now On Sale in Minnesota

Minnesota’s 2009 fishing licenses and the state’s first-ever walleye stamp now are on sale. Anglers who purchase a license in early March can fish for 14 months as the license does not expire until April 30, 2010. The state’s new walleye stamp also is on sale. The stamp, though not…


Pennsylvania Game Commission Releases Official 2008 Bear Harvest Report

HARRISBURG – According to official 2008 bear harvest figures released today by the Pennsylvania Game Commission, hunters took a total of 3,458 bears, which included 69 bears during the archery bear season, Nov. 19-20; 2,951 bears during the statewide 3-day season, Nov. 24-26; and 438 bears during the extended season,…


General Spring Turkey Season Will Open March 28 New Extended Season For Apprentice Hunters in California

The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) today announced California’s spring turkey season will open statewide on March 28. The general season will extend through May 3. In addition, archers may hunt turkeys through May 17, and holders of Junior Hunting Licenses are permitted to hunt through May 17 with…


Amazing Lake Conroe Does It Again

Fourth ShareLunker of the year comes from lake ATHENS, Texas—The water temperature may be only 61 degrees, but Lake Conroe is on fire. Thursday afternoon the lake just north of Houston churned out its fourth ShareLunker of the current season, a 13.8-pound largemouth bass caught by Renee Linderoth of Conroe….


Two Alaska National Wildlife Refuges Celebrate 100th Birthday

President Teddy Roosevelt recognized the national significance of Alaska?s abundant and unique bird life by designating the first National Wildlife Refuges in Alaska 100 years ago today, on February 27, 1909.  Portions of what are now the Alaska Maritime and Yukon Delta National Wildlife Refuges were among the first of…