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

MLPA Initiative Begins Planning Process in California’s North Coast Region

Sacramento – Three public open houses are scheduled in Northern California to provide information about California’s Marine Life Protection Act (MLPA) planning process. These informal events will introduce members of the public to the planning process to reexamine and redesign marine protected areas (MPAs), provide a forum to ask questions…


Cuyahoga Valley National Park America’s Best Idea: National Park Getaway

BRECKSVILLE, Ohio – Need a break from big city rock-and-roll? Unwind by skipping rocks and rolling through the countryside by bike or train at Cuyahoga Valley National Park, just a short drive from Cleveland and Akron. It’s a great place to enjoy the waning days of summer before they pass…


Saltwater Angling a Sign of Coastal Vitality

Saltwater recreational fishing continued to provide important economic benefits to America’s coastal communities in 2008, bringing fishermen to the shore to reel in fish, book spots on charter and party boats, buy bait and tackle, stay in local inns and eat at local restaurants, according to a report issued this…


Keys Commercial Lobster Operation Results in Convictions, Seizures, and Forfeitures

Jeffrey H. Sloman, Acting United States Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, Eddie McKissick, Resident Agent in Charge, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service (FWS), Hal Robbins, Special Agent in Charge, NOAA Fisheries Office of Law Enforcement, Southeast Division, Sean Morton, Superintendent of the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary (FKNMS),…


Upland Game Guidebook Available for Utah Hunter’s

It’s hot in Utah right now, but a sign that fall is on its way is waiting for you at your local sporting goods store or the Division of Wildlife Resources’ Web site. Utah’s Upland Game Guidebook for the 2009–2010 hunting season is now available. In addition to sporting goods…


Minnesota DNR Offers Deer Hunting Clinic Aug. 16

Women, men and youth who want to learn the basics of deer hunting are invited to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ (DNR) annual Deer Day.  The event, hosted by the DNR’s Becoming An Outdoors Woman (BOW) Program, will be held from 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Sunday, Aug….


Teen’s Recent Death is Harsh Reminder that ATVs Can Be Fatal

The recent death of a 19-year-old woman is a reminder to both adult and youth all-terrain vehicle (ATV) operators to apply “safety first” when operating their machines, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). Kayla Lien, 19, and Macy McCormick, 18, both of Foley, were riding an ATV…


Big Bay de Noc Walleye Stocking Gets Assistance from Inter-Tribal Fisheries and Assessment Program

Each year at about this time walleye spring fingerlings are stocked in managed waters throughout the state. A limited numbers of walleye eggs were collected this year due to Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia (VHS) concerns statewide, the Department of Natural Resources said today. DNR Fisheries staff collected walleye eggs in April…


NY DEC Offering a “Becoming an Outdoorswoman” Workshop

Popular Workshops Give Women the Chance to Learn Outdoor Skills Such as Shooting, Archery, Fly Fishing, Hunting, Canoeing, Kayaking, and Outdoor Photography The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is now offering one of its very popular “Becoming an Outdoorswoman” workshops on September 18 – 20, 2009, at…


DEC Announces Temporary Shellfishing Closure of Three Mile Harbor for Fireworks Weekend

Temporary Closure Begins July 18 Three Mile Harbor in the Town of East Hampton, Suffolk County, will be temporarily closed to the harvesting of shellfish for the 2009 Three Mile Harbor Fireworks event weekend, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced today. Commissioner Pete Grannis said the…