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

Banner Early Archery Deer Season Expected in Indiana

 DNR deer research biologist Chad Stewart expects a banner year for early archery deer season, which runs Oct. 1 through Nov. 30. Early archery deer season provides a different experience from the more popular firearm season for deer. “Archery season is a great time to be out,” Stewart said.  “The woods…


New Reciprocal Agreement Established for Nebraska-Iowa Border

LINCOLN, Neb. – A new reciprocal agreement allows for some hunting on certain Nebraska-Iowa border lands. The agreement offers new hunting opportunities to residents of both states by including some Iowa land that lies west of the Missouri River and Nebraska land east of the river. The purpose of the…


Duck Hunting Clinic in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Colorado Division of Wildlife will host a Waterfowl Hunting Clinic in Colorado Springs Sept. 25, from 6-9 p.m.   “Allen Vitt, a DOW biologist, will teach the basics on duck hunting with subject matter geared for the novice hunter,” said Steve Lucero, and education coordinator…


Fall Trout Fishing in New Jersey – 2009

Fantastic fishing opportunities await trout anglers at dozens of fall trout-stocked streams and lakes in New Jersey. This year fall stocking begins Tuesday, October 6 and continues through October 14. Over this period a total of 20,000 brook, brown, and rainbow trout averaging 14 to 16 inches, and weighing 1½…


Preliminary Results of Upland Game Bird Brood Production Present Mixed Picture for 2009 in Wisconsin

MADISON – Upland game bird brood success was mixed in 2009 due to variable spring weather and habitat conditions, according to state wildlife managers. Each year, Department of Natural Resources wildlife staff report the number and size of game bird broods they observe in the field from mid-June through late…


Wisconsins’ Northern Zone Duck Season Opens Sept. 26

MADISON – Wisconsin duck hunters will again enjoy the maximum 60-day season in 2009 and are reminded that the Northern and Southern duck hunting zones have different opening and closing dates and a split in the Southern Zone as follows. Other than on opening days, the hunt begins a half…


Venomous Lionfish Should Be Avoided by Divers, Anglers

Lionfish, an introduced marine species with highly venomous spines, should be avoided or handled with great care by divers and fishermen, according to the S.C. Department of Natural Resources. The lionfish (Pdf file) is a native of Pacific coral reefs and now inhabits much of the Bahamas, Caribbean and the…


Lynches Scenic River Water Trail Guide published by SC DNR

The Lynches Scenic River Advisory Council, a part of the South Carolina Scenic Rivers Program, has published the “Lynches Scenic River Water Trail Guide” to help visitors enjoy the river’s outstanding recreational resource while fishing, hunting, camping and boating. “The information provided in this guide is designed to assist the…


Young Shotgunners Invited to First Fall Classic Trap Shoot in Missouri

Young shooters will be honored by representatives of the U.S. Olympic shooting program and Miss Outdoor Missouri. LINN CREEK, Mo.–Hundreds of young shooters from across the state will descend on this Camden County community Sept. 27 to vie for honors in the Missouri Youth Sport Shooting Alliance’s (MYSSA) first Youth…


Public Invited to 14th Annual Salmon River Hatchery Open House in New York

Tours, Fishing Seminars, Kids Games, Just Some of the Activities The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation will hold its 14th annual Salmon River Hatchery Open House and Family Days on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2009. Open house hours will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., held in…