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

Den-hunting banned, big game licenses set

SALIDA, Colo. – The Colorado Wildlife Commission set license numbers for most big game species for the 2011 hunting seasons Thursday and unanimously approved a regulation banning the hunting or harassment of black bears in their dens. During the first day of its busy two-day May meeting, Commissioners also approved…


DEP Offers New Opportunity for Connecticut River Anglers

Connecticut River Bonus Striped Bass Program to run from May 6 through June 30 Free vouchers to be issued for over 4,000 striped bass The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced the establishment of the Connecticut River Bonus Striped Bass Program to allow anglers to take “bonus” fish…


Northern Minnesota state parks have ‘reel’ appeal for anglers

Surrounding this year’s Governor’s Fishing Opener in the Grand Rapids area are some of Minnesota’s most popular state parks, where anglers can wet their lines against backdrops that include scenic waterfalls, rocky shorelines and virgin pine forests. Area highlights, worth a side trip, include: to the west – Itasca State…


Brownsville Angles for Guinness World Record of Fishing

ATHENS—Las Huellas Fishing Kids and the City of Brownsville will attempt to set a record for the world’s biggest fishing tournament on Saturday, May 21. Event organizer David Mendez hopes at least 1,000 kids will show up to fish for catfish in the resaca adjacent to the Brownsville Event Center…


DFG reminds California Residents about Rattlesnakes

As springtime calls people to the outdoors, encounters with snakes become inevitable. California has a variety of snakes, most of which are benign. The exception is California’s only native venomous snake — the rattlesnake. California rattlesnake species include the northern Pacific rattlesnake (in northern California), and the Western Diamondback, Sidewinder,…


Free shooting, May 13 and 14

Beginning and experienced shooters are invited Logan, UT — Have you ever wondered what it would be like to shoot a bow and arrow? How about a firearm, maybe even a muzzleloader? And would you like to watch a group of expert shooters—dressed like cowboys from the Old West—demonstrate their…


May 7 and 8 are Ohio’s Free Fishing Days

A chance to experience Ohio’s great fishing COLUMBUS, OH – Ohioans are encouraged to take advantage of “Free Fishing Days” on May 7 and 8 and experience the great fishing Ohio has to offer, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife. For these two days…


Beachgoers can help biologists learn about spawning horseshoe crabs

This spring, mating horseshoe crabs will gather at sandy beaches throughout the state. Biologists with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Fish and Wildlife Research Institute need help from the public to identify horseshoe crab spawning areas. The best time to find spawning horseshoe crabs is around high…


DNR and Lake Superior Sportsman’s Club Host Free Family Archery Event May 11

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources and the Lake Superior Sportsman’s Club will host a Family Fun Archery Night on Wednesday, May 11, at 6 p.m., at the LSSC club property, located at 31433 West M-64, in Silver City. This free archery event is designed for beginners of all ages…


Embark on a family camping adventure this spring

AUSTIN, Texas – Maybe you’ve already given camping a shot and are ready for that next step in your camping experience. Perhaps you’ve never camped before, but are looking to find that perfect park to spend the night under the stars, far away from the hustle and bustle of daily…