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Where To Hunt Spring Turkey's In Florida

Hunt Spring Turkeys on 42 Florida WMA’s Without a Quota

This year marks the 75th anniversary of Florida’s wildlife management area system – one of the state’s greatest natural treasures. Florida established its first WMA, Babcock/Webb, in 1941. Since then, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) has partnered with public and private landowners to grow these areas to…


Moody Branch Wildlife and Environmental Area

Help plan the future of Moody Branch Wildlife and Environmental Area in Florida

A 1 0-year plan for the Moody Branch Wildlife and Environmental Area will be presented at a public hearing in Manatee County on Tuesday, March 14. People are invited to the 7 p.m. public hearing at the Manatee County Board of County Commissioners Chambers, 1112 Manatee Ave. W, Bradenton. The…


Neches River White Bass

Three Leased Public Fishing Access Areas in Texas Open for White Bass Anglers

AUSTIN – White bass are one of Texas’ most sought after game fish, especially when they make their annual spring spawning migration into rivers above reservoirs. Now that those fish are on the move, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) River Access and Conservation Area program has opened free…


Catawba’s Queen Wins T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League North Carolina Division Opener on Lake Norman

Catawba’s Queen Wins T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League North Carolina Division Opener on Lake Norman

MOORESVILLE, N.C. – Jeff Queen of Catawba, North Carolina, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 16 pounds, 9 ounces, Saturday to claim top honors at the first T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) North Carolina Division tournament of 2017 on Lake Norman, presented by Navionics. For his efforts, Queen took…


South Carolina’s Taylor Wins T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League Savannah River Division Tournament on Clarks Hill Lake

South Carolina’s Taylor Wins T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League Savannah River Division Tournament on Clarks Hill Lake

APPLING, Ga. – Brock Taylor of Pendleton, South Carolina, weighed a five-bass limit totaling 22 pounds, 10 ounces, Saturday to win the T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Savannah River Division event on Clarks Hill Lake. Taylor pocketed $5,565 for his win. “I started out fishing a brush pile…


Rogersville’s Hammond Wins T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League Ozark Division Opener on Table Rock Lake

Rogersville’s Hammond Wins T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League Ozark Division Opener on Table Rock Lake

BRANSON, Mo. – Eric Hammond of Rogersville, Missouri, weighed a 17-pound, 6-ounce-limit of bass Saturday to win the first T-H Marine FLW Bass Fishing League (BFL) Ozark Division tournament of 2017 on Table Rock Lake. For his victory, Hammond took home $5,457. Hammond said he began his day on the…


Don Henson of Southaven

WORLD RECORD: Southaven Angler Catches New State and World Record Longnose Gar in Mississippi

JACKSON – On Saturday, September 10, Mississippi angler, Don Henson of Southaven, went fishing at the Sardis Lake spillway. Hoping to catch a monster catfish, Mr. Henson drifted a shad through the current.  After fishing about 10 minutes, he noticed his float had disappeared and he was fast into a…


full-moon kayak tour at Laura S. Walker State Park

Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Georgia’s State Parks

Sunset dinners, cupid challenge and luminary walk planned ATLANTA, January 20, 2017 — This February, Georgia’s State Parks have planned a full calendar of ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day. From a sunset dinner to riverside stroll, or from archery class to a full-moon hike, it’s easy to find the perfect…


If you want to hunt black bears on limited entry areas in Utah this year, you can apply for a permit starting Feb. 6. Photo by Lynn Chamberlain

Apply for a Utah Bear Hunt or Pursuit Permit

Feb. 6 is the first day to apply Don’t let the cold weather fool you; Utah’s spring black bear hunt will start in about two months. If you’d like to hunt bears during the spring, summer or fall seasons, the time to apply for a permit is almost here. You…


Wildlife Regional Advisory Councils across Utah are looking for members. RAC members provide input to the Utah Wildlife Board about management recommendations proposed by the DWR. Photo by Brent Stettler

Help Decide How Wildlife is Managed in Utah

Spots will soon be open on Utah’s five Regional Advisory Councils Your chance is here to join a council that helps decide how wildlife is managed in Utah. Several positions will soon be open on Utah’s five wildlife Regional Advisory Councils (RACs). What the RACs do Each RAC holds about…