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Monthly Archives: September 2013

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Register Now for Women’s Surf Fishing Workshop in New Jersey

The NJDEP Division of Fish and Wildlife is offering a one-day women’s surf fishing clinic on October 1 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm at Island Beach State Park, Seaside Park, NJ. No prior surf fishing experience is needed. Registration is open to women at least 18 years old. Participants…


Orangeburg National Fish Hatchery Celebrates a Century of Conservation in South Carolina

ORANGEBURG, SC— Mules and pond scoops led the way with the first excavation work to build the Orangeburg National Fish Hatchery 100 years  ago this month. Today the hatchery is an integral part of the community in  Orangeburg, South Carolina, near Lakes Marion and Moultrie.  The U.S. Fish  and Wildlife…


Hey, kids! Let’s Go Fishing!

It’s time for the annual Lake Eaton Kids’ Fishing Derby at the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Ocala Conservation Center and Youth Camp in the Ocala National Forest. The derby is Saturday, Oct. 8, from 8 a.m. until noon for children ages 6-12. Advance registration is required, and…


NYDEC Announces Official Opening of Downtown Plattsburgh Boat Launch

Site Universally Accessible and Allows for Public Fishing Access Together with state and city officials, New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Joe Martens today announced the opening of the Downtown Plattsburgh Boat Launch. “Providing high quality access that can accommodate the increasing needs of bass anglers and…


NYDEC Issues Updated Notice on Trail and Campground Conditions & Closures

Most Catskill and Adirondack Trails and Campgrounds Open: Some Trailhead Parking Lots Remain Closed The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) continues to review and update state trail and campground closures in the Adirondack and Catskill regions. While some state trails continue to be impassable or inaccessible due…


Doe-only Hunt Puts a New Look on Upcoming Arkansas Deer Season

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas deer hunters have an additional five-day opportunity to pursue their favorite activity this season. A doe-only hunt by any method is scheduled for Oct. 31 through Nov. 4. That’s Monday through Friday. Modern guns, muzzleloaders, bows and crossbows will be allowed, but the hunt is for…


Waits Wastes Little Time Setting Arkansas Fish Records

LITTLE ROCK – D. Victor Waits of Holts Summit, Mo., is making a career of setting state fish records in Arkansas. He holds the state record for river redhorse (8 pounds, 2 ounces) and shovelnose sturgeon (5 pounds), both taken from the Spring River. He recently added golden redhorse and…


More Than 116,200 Pounds of Fish Stocked in August Throughout Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Game and Fish Commission crews stocked almost 980,000 fish in Arkansas lakes and rivers during August, according to Mark Oliver, chief of the Fisheries Division. The total stocking of fish weighed more than 116,200 pounds. August stockings: Beaver Lake, Benton and Washington Counties, 30,250 fingerling blue…


Cleanup Efforts Underway at Fire-blackened Bastrop State Park in Texas

BASTROP – Bastrop State Park will be closed through at least October as Texas Parks and Wildlife Department personnel continue to douse hot spots on the mostly-burned property and begin assessing damage as well as developing a plan to get the park reopened to the public. Tuesday, a week after…


Texas Migratory Bird Hunting Report – 9/14/2011

Weekly migratory bird hunting reports are posted from early September through early February. North Zone Dove: Fields near Paris have seen fair shoots at best in harvested corn and soybeans. Amarillo fields of corn and milo have seen fair shooting as well. Outfitters there said it has been all or…