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

IDNR Extends Controlled Pheasant Hunting Season at Three Controlled Pheasant Hunting Sites

IDNR Extends Controlled Pheasant Hunting Season at Three Controlled Pheasant Hunting Sites

The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) today announced that the controlled pheasant hunting season has been extended at Eldon Hazlet State Recreation Area in Clinton County, the Jim Edgar Panther Creek State Fish and Wildlife Area in Cass County, and Wayne Fitzgerrell State Recreation Area in Franklin and Jefferson…


NY DEC Adopts Sauger Conservation Management Plan

NY DEC Adopts Sauger Conservation Management Plan

Under Governor Cuomo’s NY Open for Hunting and Fishing Initiative, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today adopted a conservation management plan for one of New York’s most imperiled fish species, the sauger. Sauger are uniquely adapted to thrive in large turbid rivers and lakes and were…


Finding Hunting Success on Small-acreage Leases

Finding Hunting Success on Small-acreage Leases

Many people think you need a large tract of land for hunting to harvest a mature buck. But for a lot of us, leasing a large chunk of property is just not financially feasible. So I’m here to tell you that you don’t need a large tract of land if…


Florida Crappie Anglers Enjoy a Happy New Year

Florida Crappie Anglers Enjoy a Happy New Year

Welcome to 2014. Black crappie are favorite cool-weather targets for freshwater anglers, so join the fun, check your fishing license (License.MyFWC.com) and the list of top sites and tips below and go fishing. What better way to start off a new year then with some healthy outdoor activity and a…


Mueller State Park Programs & Events

Mueller State Park Programs & Events for January, 2014

DIVIDE, Colo. – The New Year is here! Celebrate 2014 with Colorado Parks and Wildlife by enjoying the crisp mountain air, spectacular views and blue skies at Mueller State Park. The park has a variety of events planned for January that will exercise both mind and body. When enjoying the…


Stagecoach State Park hosts Steamboat Great Outdoors Ice Tourney

Stagecoach State Park hosts Steamboat Great Outdoors Ice Tourney

Oak Creek, Colo. – Steamboat Great Outdoors will be hosting the 3rd Annual Steamboat Great Outdoors Ice Fishing Tournament at Stagecoach State Park on Sunday, Jan. 19 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The tournament is limited to trout species only. Cash prizes will be awarded and a portion of the…


Ice Fishing Safety Tips

Ice Safety Tips from CPW

Colorado’s early winter blast has brought freezing temperatures and ice to the state.  But despite the chill, Colorado Parks and Wildlife is reminding people that lakes, ponds and streams still may not be ready for winter activity. Here are a few basic safety rules to follow when enjoying winter adventures…