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

Razor Clam

WDFW Cancels 5 Days of Razor Clam Digging; Nov. 17 Opening Depends on Further Testing

OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has canceled five days (Nov. 12-16) from a razor clam dig that was tentatively planned at Twin Harbors and Long Beach, due to elevated marine toxin levels. However, shellfish managers still hope to move forward with three days of digging…


Trappers and Hunters Must Tag Furbearers; West Virginia's Trapping Seasons Begins

Trappers and Hunters Must Tag Furbearers; West Virginia’s Trapping Seasons Begins

SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. – The furbearer trapping seasons in West Virginia open Nov. 5, 2016. Trappers harvesting beaver, bobcat, fisher and otter must electronically register their catches within 30 days after the close of the respective season. A West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (WVDNR) issued game check confirmation number…


Black Rock Mountain State Park

The Top 5 Overlooks at Georgia State Parks

Atlanta, GA. (October 26, 2016)- Nothing beats a scenic overlook, and Georgia State Park’s many mountainous locations give plenty of opportunities to scout one out. Hike to the highest of heights and reward yourself with breathtaking views at some of the top overlooks at Georgia State Parks. Black Rock Mountain…


Awareness of CWD Ban is Key

Taxidermists’ and Deer Processors’ Assistance Sought in Preventing CWD

Awareness of CWD Ban is Key Earlier this year Alabama enacted a ban on the import of deer carcasses from states where Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) has been confirmed. The Alabama Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries Division (WFF) is asking that taxidermists and deer processors help spread the word and keep…


Holly Shelter Shooting Range Grand Opening Was Nov. 4

Holly Shelter Shooting Range Grand Opening Was Nov. 4

ROCKY POINT, N.C. — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and Pender County will host an open house with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, Nov. 4 at 10:30 a.m. to celebrate the grand opening of the Holly Shelter Shooting Range. The event is open to the media and invited attendees….


Recreational Dungeness Crab Season to Open Statewide in CA on Nov. 5

Recreational Dungeness Crab Season to Open Statewide in CA on Nov. 5

The recreational Dungeness crab season is scheduled to open statewide on Saturday, Nov. 5 – with a health warning in place for crabs caught north of Point Reyes (Marin County). The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has issued a warning to recreational anglers not to consume the viscera (internal…