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Monthly Archives: September 2013

National Trappers Association Celebrates 50 Years by Holding Annual Convention in Ohio

COLUMBUS, OH – Ohio trappers and outdoor enthusiasts are invited to join sportsmen and women from across the country at the 50th annual convention of the National Trappers Association in Lima, Ohio.   The convention, which is open to the public, will be held at the Allen County Fairgrounds from…


Everything Coming Up Roses For Duck Hunters in Missouri… So Far

Duck numbers are up overall, and nesting conditions have been good to excellent over most of North America. JEFFERSON CITY–Duck hunters will find much to rejoice about in the 2009 breeding duck report from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS). The report estimates North America’s total breeding duck population…


Over 181,400 Pounds of Fish Stocked in Arkansas’s Waters

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Game and Fish Commission crews stocked over 2.3 million fish in Arkansas lakes and rivers during June, according to Mike Armstrong, chief of fisheries. The total stocking of fish weighed in excess of 181,400 pounds. June stockings: Aldersgate Methodist Camp, Pulaski County, 600 catchable channel catfish…


Cache River and Bald Knob NWR Modern Gun Quota Hunt Permits Available Aug. 1 in Arkansas

AUGUSTA – Beginning Aug. 1, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will begin accepting permit applications for quota hunts on two of is wildlife refuges. The quote hunts will be held on the Cache River and Bald Knob national wildlife refuges in eastern Arkansas. The hunt dates are Nov. 14-17…


2009-10 Illinois Controlled Pheasant Hunting Reservation Information Now Available Online

Online applications for IDNR-managed sites begin Aug. 10 SPRINGFIELD, IL – Controlled pheasant hunting opportunities will be available at 18 Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) sites this fall, and the 2009-10 season dates and permit reservation information are now available online.  Fourteen of the sites are operated by the…


NOAA Proposes Measures to Rebuild Blacknose and Other Shark Populations

NOAA’s Fisheries Service is proposing several measures to end overfishing and rebuild blacknose sharks and other shark populations. Nine public hearings will be held on the proposal, from New England to the Gulf of Mexico, in August and September. “Our latest stock assessment found that the blacknose shark is depleted…


Spiny Lobster Seasons About to Begin in Florida

Recreational and commercial harvest seasons for spiny lobster in Florida are set to reopen soon.  The special two-day spiny lobster sport season comes first, July 29-30 this year, followed by the regular lobster season Aug. 6 – March 31. The special two-day sport season occurs on the last consecutive Wednesday…


Outdoor Skills Workshop Offered to Minnesota Women This Fall in Lanesboro

Women are invited to learn basic outdoor skills in a supportive atmosphere during the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Becoming an Outdoors Woman annual fall workshop, held Sept. 11-13 at Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center near Lanesboro. Classes offered include kayaking, canoeing, high ropes, fly-fishing, falconry, archery, upland dog…


Cooperative Releases Strategic Plan for Lake Champlain Fisheries

The Lake Champlain Fish and Wildlife Management Cooperative today announced the availability of a final Strategic Plan for Lake Champlain Fisheries. The Strategic Plan, which was prepared by the Cooperative’s Fisheries Technical Committee, provides a framework for implementing the Cooperative’s coordinated fisheries management programs. It outlines fish community goals and…


Texas Public Hunts Offer Affordable, Quality Experience

AUSTIN, Texas — Sportsmen looking for an affordable family activity should consider Texas’ public hunting opportunities. The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department will be offering adult and youth only hunts by special drawing for a wide variety of species. Hunt schedules and applications are available upon request and online now….