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

Spring Turkey Hunting Application Deadline in Minnesota is Friday, Jan. 8

Hunters who want to get in the field early for the 2010 spring turkey hunt must apply by Friday, Jan. 8, wherever hunting and fishing licenses are sold. Adult hunters may apply for one of nearly 57,000 permits to hunt a five- or seven-day season in one of 77 permit…


DFG Reminds Anglers to Purchase 2010 Fishing Licenses

New Fishing Regulations to Take Effect in March   As 2009 draws to a close, the Department of Fish and Game (DFG) reminds anglers to purchase a new sport fishing license before casting a line in 2010. Licenses are required of any person 16 years of age or older when…


National Saltwater Angler Registry Opened on New Year’s Day

New program, part of improved data collection system, to help protect nation’s ocean resources   Saltwater recreational fishermen have long expressed concerns about the data used to estimate the effects of recreational fishing on ocean resources and the nation’s economy. The National Saltwater Angler Registry, which launches on Friday, will…


Refuge System Creates New Educational Coloring Book for Children!

What is wildlife habitat? What kind of habitat do certain animals need? How can children help? Youngsters can learn the answers to those questions and many more in the pages of a new National Wildlife Refuge System Coloring Book, designed for children in grades 2-3. Illustrated by a student from the…


Interior Secretary Ken Salazar Announces More Than $19 Million in Grants to Protect Coastal Wetlands Across the Nation

Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced today the award of $19.2 million to support 25 conservation projects benefiting fish and wildlife on more than 6,100 acres of coastal habitat in 11 states through the 2010 National Coastal Wetlands Conservation Grant Program. The federal grants will be matched by nearly $26…