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

Early Summer Fishing Can Be Good in Ponds and Small Lakes

Early Summer Fishing Can Be Good in Ponds and Small Lakes

First there’s a splash and then rings of ripples move outward. Ponds and lakes become lively places in early summer as bluegills and bass chase bugs and minnows, a good thing for anglers. June and early July are good months to fish from shore in small waters. Insects, frogs and…


Photo by Missouri Department of Conservation, courtesy Missouri Department of Conservation.

MDC Announces Renovations of Busch Shooting Range

ST. CHARLES, Mo—The Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) August A. Busch Memorial Conservation Area Shooting Range will be renovated, beginning in January 2015, into an expanded, state-of-the-art shooting range with additional shooting stations and a new classroom facility for hunter education programs. To expedite the renovations to the existing site,…


Wildlife Commission Learns 2014 Paddlefish Harvest Lowers in Oklahoma

Wildlife Commission Learns 2014 Paddlefish Harvest Lowers in Oklahoma

Oklahoma Wildlife Conservation Commission members learned this spring’s paddlefish harvest in Oklahoma was lower than it was in 2013, based on data gathered by theWildlife Department’s Paddlefish Research Center (PRC) near Miami, Okla. But the lower harvest is going to benefit the state’s paddlefish resource, which has received some heavy…


Paddling, powerboating and fishing courses for women only

ODNR Launches New Ohio Women’s Outdoor Adventures Weekend

Paddling, powerboating and fishing courses for women only COLUMBUS, OH – Register and come be a part of the inaugural Ohio Women’s Outdoor Adventures weekend. This new Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) sponsored event will blend boating and paddle sport skills with numerous outdoor education and athletic activities. “ODNR…