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

Learn How To Apply For A Colorado Big Game License in Delta

Learn How To Apply For A Colorado Big Game License in Delta

DELTA, Colo. – Even though big game season is still months away, it’s time for hunters to get ready to apply for limited licenses for the 2013 seasons. If you want to learn how to apply for licenses, plan on attending a seminar to be held at the seed warehouse…


Changes Proposed for State Bobcat Hunting and Trapping Regulations in New York

Changes Proposed for State Bobcat Hunting and Trapping Regulations in New York

New Rules Would Increase Opportunities for Sportsmen and Women As Bobcat Population Expands Under Governor Cuomo’s Open for Hunting and Fishing initiative, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) is proposing changes to regulations that would provide increased hunting and trapping opportunities for sportsmen and sportswomen for the…


New Protections for White Shark Effective March 1 in California State Waters

New Protections for White Shark Effective March 1 in California State Waters

White sharks off California’s coast will receive additional protection beginning March 1, the date it becomes a candidate species under the California Endangered Species Act (CESA). In February 2013, the California Fish and Game Commission (FGC) determined that listing white shark as threatened or endangered may be warranted and designated…


Photography Takes Center Stage at Texas State Parks This March

Photography Takes Center Stage at Texas State Parks This March

AUSTIN – Channel your inner Ansel Adams or Wyman Meinzer this spring by heading to one of more than 90 Texas state parks and historic sites to photograph your friends and loved ones, wildflowers, wildlife and revered state landmarks. Snap away just for fun or record your best images to…


Changes to Atlantic Black Sea Bass Recreational, Commercial Harvests In Effect in Atlantic State Waters

Changes to Atlantic Black Sea Bass Recreational, Commercial Harvests In Effect in Atlantic State Waters

Several changes to black sea bass management in Atlantic state waters went into effect this week. These changes will help rebuild the Atlantic black sea bass population for future generations of recreational and commercial fishers and were made by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission at its Dec. 5…


Pennsylvania NASP State Championships on March 8

Pennsylvania NASP State Championships on March 8

  Pennsylvania Game Commission officials today announced 890 students from 30 schools throughout the state will compete in the National Archery in the Schools Program 2013 State Tournament on Friday, March 8, at the Penn State Multi-Sport Facility in University Park, Centre County. In mid-2010, the Game Commission began coordinating…


Scholarships Available for Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Workshops in N.C.

Scholarships Available for Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Workshops in N.C.

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is making scholarship money available to women who want to attend a Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) workshop in North Carolina. More than $2,000 is available in scholarships. The scholarship money will be distributed to eligible applicants in amounts of up to 80 percent of registration…


Dallas Fly Fishers to Offer Classes at Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center March 9

Dallas Fly Fishers to Offer Classes at Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center March 9

ATHENS — The Dallas Fly Fishers will teach classes for beginning fly-fishers at the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center in Athens on March 9. Pre-registration is required and is available by calling Craig Brooks at (903) 670-2222. There is no fee for the class. Morning and afternoon sessions will be offered….


SC DNR Hosts Series of Youth Fishing Rodeos

SC DNR Hosts Series of Youth Fishing Rodeos

The S.C. Department of Natural Resources (DNR) will host a series of free outdoor family events around the state. Youth ages 6-15 are encouraged to sign up for a fishing rodeo with specific times for most events to be determined. Youth ages 6-15 must be accompanied by and adult and…


Scouting A Productive Route to Turkey Success

Scouting A Productive Route to Turkey Success

Bizrate The dividing line between a hopeful turkey hunter and a successful turkey hunter may be scouting. March is a time for this, according to Arkansas Game and Fish Commission personnel with turkey hunting experience. Things are shaping up for the breeding season for the birds, and a hunter can…