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Monthly Archives: September 2013

Powder Valley gears up for hunting seasons with free workshop

Kirkwood, Mo – Most hunters are keenly aware that Missouri’s major hunting seasons are right around the corner. To help prepare hunters to get the most out of their time afield, the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) Powder Valley Conservation Nature Center will host a Discover Nature: Hunting Workshop on…


DCNR Program Encourages City Teens to Explore World of State Parks

Harrisburg – The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources is again partnering with select Pennsylvania cities on an initiative to help urban teens discover and explore state parks. DCNR’s Youth Adventure Camps – now in their fourth year – will soon begin in the Philadelphia, Scranton and York areas. “Through…


Illinois Controlled Pheasant Hunting Reservation Information Now Available Online

SPRINGFIELD, IL – Controlled pheasant hunting opportunities will be available at 19 Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) sites this fall, and the 2011-12 season dates and permit reservation information are now available online. Fifteen of the sites are operated by the IDNR, while four other sites will continue to…


Workshop set for gopher tortoise conservation

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will conduct a workshop in Escambia County to present information on the management plan and permitting guidelines for gopher tortoises. The goal of this workshop is to identify ways local governments can participate in protecting one of Florida’s threatened species. In addition,…


Mystery Cave offers cool escape from summer heat

Visitors can once again experience natural wonders above and below ground at Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park located in southeastern Minnesota. Cave tours are now being given following the state shutdown. Discovered in 1937, Mystery Cave is the longest cave in Minnesota – spanning more than 13 miles underground. It is…


DNR Program Offers Nature Ventures to Urban Youth

Every summer, the Department of Natural Resources hosts its Academy of Natural Resources for teachers at the Ralph A. MacMullan Conference Center at Higgins Lake, designed to help teachers better understand conservation and fold it into the curriculum. This year, the program took a step in a new direction, hosting…


Near shore artificial reefs build fish habitat, coastal economy

Reefing operations began in Port Mansfield last week in a joint project between the Coastal Conservation Association, Habitat Today for Fish Tomorrow and Texas Parks and Wildlife. Over 4,000 concrete culverts will be deployed about seven nautical miles offshore from Port Mansfield. These artificial forms will join 800 other culverts…


DFG offers hunting opportunities on Chimineas Units of Carrizo Plain Ecological Reserve

The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) will provide hunting opportunities on the Chimineas Units of the Carrizo Plain Ecological Reserve in 2011 and 2012. This will include additional opportunities for mobility impaired hunters. During the appropriate seasons, walk-on hunting for dove, rabbit, quail and wild pigs will be limited…


Public can comment on review of federal sea lion science

The scientists’ draft report is posted for review on the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife’s (WDFW) website at http://wdfw.wa.gov/conservation/steller_sealions/. A public meeting has also been scheduled Aug. 22 at 9 a.m. to discuss the panel’s findings at the Anchorage Hilton hotel, 500 West Third Ave. The panel of four…


MDC to co-host free fishing clinic Aug. 20 at Little River Conservation Area

KENNETT, MO — A free fishing clinic for kids of all ages is scheduled for Aug. 20 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Jerry P. Combs Lake on the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) Little River Conservation Area. Conservation Agent Eric Heuring says the event will help teach…