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

Formerly Captive Deer, Elk Pose Health Risk to Wild Deer in Iowa

DES MOINES – Iowa wildlife officials have been tracking elk in and around the Yellow River State Forest that are likely escapees from a captive herd in Allamakee County. One elk was killed by state conservation officers last week, but at least four remain at large, which gives state officials…


Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Program Offering Turkey Hunting Workshop April 2 in Portage, MI

Feb. 17, 2011 – The Department of Natural Resources and Environment is offering a Spring Turkey Hunting workshop April 2 from 1:30 to 4 p.m. in cooperation with Gander Mountain. This workshop is part of the Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) program. The program will be offered at the Gander Mountain…


LDWF Hosts Second Annual Louisiana Saltwater Series Fishing Tournament

Feb. 16, 2011 – The Louisiana Saltwater Series will soon return to the Gulf Coast for the tournament’s second year. Hosted by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF), the series is dedicated to catch-and-release saltwater angling through a series of agency-sponsored fishing tournaments. The series was developed by…


Indiana’s Long Distance Trails

Trails selected for this website are 10 miles long or greater, have a natural trail surface, and most have camping available to enhance the wilderness experience. These long distance trails occur on properties managed by a variety of public agencies. Each agency has it’s own role to play in the…


Annual Georgia ParkPass Saves Visitors Money

ATLANTA, GA., February 1, 2011 – Outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy Georgia’s many state parks can save money with a 2011 Annual ParkPass. The $50 pass exempts visitors from paying the $5 parking fee at state parks such as Amicalola Falls, Red Top Mountain, Kolomoki Mounds and Skidaway Island. The tag…


Michigan Weekly Fishing Report For February 17, 2011

Thursday, February 17, 2011 Recreational Fishing Report 517-373-0908 Michigan’s annual Winter Free Fishing Weekend will be held this Saturday February 19th and Sunday February 20th. No fishing license is required however all regulations still apply. Novice anglers are encouraged to take someone new out and introduce them to the sport…


New Jersey Native Fish Art and Writing Contest

Teachers and Parents – Did your students or child participate in the 2010 Native Fish Art and Writing Contest? If so, show them how much their hard work means to us by presenting them with a certificate from our Web site. Simply download the certificate and print out as many…


More Than 9,000 Permits Available for the 2011 Wisconsin Black Bear Season

MADISON – More than 9,000 permits will be available for the 2011 black bear season, about the same as last year. Natural Resources Board members approved at their Jan. 26 meeting a level of 9,005 permits, nearly identical to the 2010 permit offering of 8,910, according to Linda Olver, Department…


New ODNR Program Funds Cleanups at Ohio’s Lake Erie Public Access Sites

Grant funding requests must be submitted by February 21 COLUMBUS, OH—Presenting a clean environment for those visiting Ohio’s Lake Erie coast is the goal of the new Lake Erie Cleanup small grants program, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Office of Coastal Management. The deadline to apply…


ODNR To Offer Deep Discounts at Grand Lake St. Marys During 2011 Season

COLUMBUS, OH—Camping, getaways, shelter house rentals and state dock fees will be discounted at 50 percent during the 2011 season at Grand Lake St. Marys State Park, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). “ODNR will continue its unprecedented move to offer its visitors deep discounts for overnight…