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

Wildlife in North Carolina Magazine Holds Fifth Annual Photo Competition

RALEIGH, N.C. – The award-winning Wildlife in North Carolina magazine is partnering with UNC-TV for its fifth annual photo competition. “It’s a natural partnership. We encourage outdoors photographers to watch the award-winning PBS show ‘Nature’ on North Carolina Public Television as a great way of learning about the wonderful world…


Fabulous Fishing in New Jersey

Catch a memory – and some fabulous fish. New Jersey offers plenty of opportunities to do both. Fishing has never been better in the Garden State, and you owe it to yourself to make time to enjoy it. Time on the water by yourself or with family and friends is…


Floridas’ Fernandina Beach free Kids’ Fishing Clinic set for June 13

Teaching children a lifelong hobby, instilling an appreciation for our marine environment, and providing a fun family outing are the objectives for the Fernandina Beach Kids’ Fishing Clinic. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), the Florida Foundation for Responsible Angling, Fort Clinch State Park and the Sport Fish…


2009-10 Off-Road Vehicle Grant Applications Available in Michigan

The Department of Natural Resources announced today that the 2009-10 Off Road Vehicle (ORV) trail grant applications are available to public agencies, nonprofit and incorporated clubs, and organizations. Applications are available for grants to maintain existing designated state ORV trails, routes and use areas; repair public lands damaged by inappropriate…


Baraga State Park of Michigan Offering a Camper Coupon and Discount Book

Baraga State Park today announced it is now offering its campers a “Camper Coupon and Discount Book.” Area businesses have partnered with the park to offer campers more than 80 coupons that can be used at various Baraga County retailers. The coupon book includes discounts on items from grocers, restaurants,…


NY DEC Releases 2009 “State of the Hudson” Report

Action Agenda to Help Set Five-Year Course For Hudson River Estuary New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Pete Grannis today announced the release of the “State of the Hudson 2009 Report” and the “Draft 2010-2014 Hudson River Estuary Action Agenda” during the Hudson River Estuary Program Summit…


NOAA’s Fisheries Service Seeks Public Comments on New Ways to Govern U.S. Swordfish, Bluefin Tuna Fishing

NOAA’s Fisheries Service is holding a series of public meetings this summer seeking comments on potential changes in the way commercial and recreational fishermen fish the U.S. quotas for swordfish and bluefin tuna in the Atlantic. In the case of both fish stocks, U.S. fishermen have not been able to…


Belle Plaine couple is first to finish Minnesota State Parks’ Geocaching Wildlife Safari

A couple from Belle Plaine, Minn., have become the first ones to complete the Geocaching Wildlife Safari by finding a hidden geocache at each of Minnesota’s 72 state parks and recreation areas. Jason and Sarah Geisel completed this year’s event last weekend when they found their final cache at Zippel…


Shark ID and Regulation Workshops Slated for Coastal Cities in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas Parks and Wildlife Department coastal fisheries biologists will host five workshops in late June and early July to help anglers navigate new shark regulations that go into effect Sept. 1, 2009. The new regulations increase the minimum total length for most shark species from 24 inches…


Anglers’ Legacy! – Florida Leads the Way

“Give a Man a Fish and You Feed Him for a Day; Teach a Man to Fish and You Feed Him for a Lifetime” We Floridians take our fishing seriously. The proof lies in the actions anglers take to ensure a bright fishing future. Between April 1, 2008 and March 31, 2009,…