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Monthly Archives: September 2013

Ohio State Park Gift Cards Make Holiday Shopping Easy

Give the gift that will suit everyone on your list Stressed holiday shoppers looking for last-minute gifts, or great ideas for the hard-to-buy-for list can relax and give the gift of outdoor fun at Ohio State Parks.  An Ohio State Parks gift card is an appealing choice for anyone who…


Bear Hunters Harvest Stands at Third Highest So Far in Pennsylvania

Archery bear hunt results in a harvest of 108 HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Game Commission preliminary bear harvest figures show that 3,036 bears were taken during the recently completed three-day season (Nov. 23-25) and an additional 108 bears were harvested during the two-day archery bear harvest (Nov. 18-19). So far, the…


OK To Take ‘Big-game Snakes’ During Small-game Seasons in Florida

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) reminds hunters that they may continue to take Burmese pythons and all other reptiles of concern within four South Florida wildlife management areas (WMAs). An FWC executive order, which went into effect Aug. 29, gives all properly licensed and permitted hunters authority…


Life-saving Holiday Gift for Boaters

Have you been wandering the shopping mall trying to find the perfect gift for the holidays? If your loved one is a boater, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has a suggestion. A new, comfortable life jacket could be the best gift you could ever give, and your…


Fishing Closures Lifted for Most of Alameda Shoreline

Only One Beach Remains Closed to Harvesting State officials today lifted fishing and shellfish harvesting closures for most of Alameda County’s shoreline. The only restrictions remain at Crown Memorial State Beach, where mussel and shellfish harvesting remain closed. The closures were imposed on Oct. 30, the same day as the…


NOAA Deploys New ‘Smart Buoy’ off Annapolis

Buoy Provides Near Real-Time Data for Boaters, Educators, and Scientists NOAA deployed the seventh in a series of “smart buoys” to monitor weather conditions and water quality in the Chesapeake Bay today. The buoy, located at the mouth of Severn River near Annapolis, Md., will be used by commercial and…


NOAA Announces Temporary Fishing Rule to Protect South Atlantic Red Snapper

NOAA’s Fisheries Service has announced an interim rule that will prohibit commercial and recreational fishing for red snapper in federal waters off North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and the Atlantic coast of Florida. The six-month rule becomes effective on January 4. It can be extended an additional six months if…