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

DEC Plans Action to Protect Catlin Creek and Adjacent Wetlands from Northern Snakehead

Continuing an aggressive approach toward invasive species, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) will apply an aquatic pesticide to portions of Catlin Creek and adjacent wetlands to eradicate an invasive fish called the Northern Snakehead, Regional Director Willie Janeway announced today. The treatment, slated for October, will…


Statement by NY DEC Commissioner Pete Grannis on Changes to the Reservoir Flow Plan for the Delaware River Basin

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Pete Grannis said: “This action demonstrates the ongoing commitment of the City of New York and the Delaware River Basin states to continue to improve reservoir release programs in a responsive, adaptable manner. The plan modifications are another incremental step toward greater…


2009/09/09 – Texas Weekly Migratory Bird Hunting Report

Weekly migratory bird hunting reports are posted from early September through early February. North Zone Dove: Dove hunters saw fair to good shoots around the Panhandle over cut corn and milo. The region has received rain during the summer so there are plenty of watering holes and playa lakes. Lubbock…


Applications for Season Camping at Imperial Wildlife Area Now Being Accepted

The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) is accepting applications for limited camping permits during waterfowl hunting season at Imperial Wildlife Area (IWA). All camping in the area is by permit only in designated sites; permit holders may use their assigned space at any time during the 2009-10 season. Applications…


CA DFG Announces Cancellation of 2009 American River Salmon Festival

The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) and its sponsors and partners have canceled the 2009 American River Salmon Festival. The action was prompted by budget and staff cuts experienced by many of the sponsors and partners, state employee furloughs and negative economic conditions. The annual October celebration has been…


Help Make America’s Best Idea Even Better

September 26: A Day of Service and Celebration in Your National Parks WASHINGTON, DC (September 2, 2009)  – Join the National Park Service and the National Park Foundation in making America’s Best Idea – the national parks – even better.   On September 26, National Public Lands Day, the national parks…


Video Game Takes Kids Outside

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is launching a new online video game aimed to encourage kids to go outside and learn about the environment. Designed for children ages 8 to 11 years old, Neighborhood Explorers is accessed through the Service’s Let’s Go Outside! website at http://www.fws.gov/letsgooutside/.   The journey…


As Shad Numbers Continue to Fall, Dec Plans to Close Hudson River Fishery to Protect Dwindling Stock

Three Public Meetings Slated for September With the American shad population in the Hudson River at historic lows, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) plans to propose closing recreational and commercial fishing for American shad in the Hudson and prohibit commercial landings in marine waters. DEC will…