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

DFG to Offer One-day Wild Pig Hunting Clinic in April

The California Department of Fish and Game’s (DFG) Advanced Hunter Education Program will offer a pig hunting clinic in King City on April 9. The clinic, which is co-sponsored by the Pacific Coast Hunter Education Association, will be held at the Salinas Valley Fairgrounds from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m….


Calling All Novice Turkey Hunters

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. – If you enjoy hearing the call of a wild turkey, now’s your chance to learn how to call that turkey right back. Turkey hunting is challenging even for veterans, but can be very challenging when you’re a rookie. If you’re new to the sport and you…


BIOLOGISTS ANGLING FOR WALLEYE FISHERMEN

Early spring walleye spawning attracts anglers, fisheries biologists PRATT — In late March and early April, walleye migrate to rocky shallows in Kansas reservoirs to spawn. At this time, anglers gather along rip-rapped dams hoping to catch large walleye by casting jigs, rattle traps, crank baits, and stick baits from…


Hartford Beach State Park adds new campground

PIERRE, S.D. – One of South Dakota’s oldest state parks now has one of the newest campgrounds. Hartford Beach State Park near Milbank, established in 1945, now features a new 57-site campground, in addition to the original lakeshore campground. “The new campground will allow more visitors to enjoy the beauty…


‘Night sky’ program scheduled at Pictograph Cave State Park

Pictograph Cave State Park’s 2001 public program series begins on Saturday, March 26, when Rich McClellan, president of the Yellowstone Valley Amateur Astronomers, presents the first of a three-part astronomy series, “The Wonders of Our Night Sky.” The program begins at 7 p.m. in the Park’s visitor center. It will…


Lantern Tour and Grand Opening of the John Bell House on The Green Highlight First State Heritage Park April Activities

DOVER (March 17, 2011) – Celebrate the arrival of spring at the First State Heritage Park on the first weekend of April.  The weekend starts with a lantern tour of The Green on Friday, April 1, and is followed with First Saturday activities throughout the park on April 2. Highlighting…


Interested in becoming an Ohio Wildlife Officer?

ODNR accepting applications through April 15 COLUMBUS, OH – Applications are being accepted beginning Monday, March 28 through Friday, April 15, for the next wildlife officer training school, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife. ODNR is seeking to fill approximately 18 new wildlife officer…


Fishing seasons for halibut reflect higher catch quota

OLYMPIA – This year’s recreational halibut seasons will be similar to 2010 in Puget Sound, but may allow for more days of fishing off the coast under new catch quotas adopted by the International Pacific Halibut Commission. This year’s quota for Washington, Oregon and California is 910,000 pounds, up 12…


Turkey patterning/range estimation workshop at Atlanta CA March 26

MACON Mo – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer a free workshop for turkey hunters on patterning shotguns and improving range-estimation skills in preparation for the upcoming spring turkey season. The workshop will be held on Saturday, March 26, 9 a.m. – noon at the MDC’s Atlanta Conservation…


Thursday, March 17, 2011 Recreational Fishing Report (Michigan)

Ice fishing is coming to an end in the southern half of the Lower Peninsula so anglers are advised to stay off any remaining ice. Conditions to the north might hold on for another week or so. Walleye, pike and musky season on the inland waters closed on March 15th…