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Wildlife Commission Deploys Fish Attractors in Sutton Lake, N.C.

Sign Up for Summer Programs at Barry Conservation Camp: Outdoor Skills Sessions for Youth Ages 10-16

CONCORD, N.H. — Looking for a summer program that will get your kids outdoors and active?  Barry Conservation Camp is for youth who love the outdoors, prefer participating in a small camp and enjoy hands-on learning about outdoor skills, conservation and the environment. A weekly, overnight summer camp located in…


Prairie Preserve Opens Gates To Kids’ Free Fishing Clinic

Tallgrass Prairie Preserve begins new tradition introducing youth to outdoors STRONG CITY — The National Park Service (NPS) and The Nature Conservancy (TNC) are joining the Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks (KDWP) to sponsor a kids’ fishing clinic at Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve on Saturday, April 26, from 1…


Registration Open Now for Free Conservation Day Camp on May 17

Children ages 8 to 14 are invited to learn more about our natural resources and the outdoor activities our state has to offer when the Delaware Division of Fish and Wildlife hosts its annual Camp Awareness from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, May 17 at the Redden State Forest…


National Park Week Celebration Focuses on “Kids in Parks”

Spring is in the air and the country’s 391 National Park Service sites are perfect places to get out and experience the beauty of the season. President Bush has proclaimed April 19 through 27 as National Park Week and encourages everyone to enjoy the natural wonders and inspirational history found…


Big Game Hunting Licenses for Youth is Top Priority For New York Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus

 Albany, NY – A breakfast get-together on Tuesday, April 15th in Albany, hosted for the New York Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus, brought nearly two dozen pro-sportsmen legislators in touch with numerous state sportsmen’s groups and the industry partners that support them. The breakfast was hosted by the New York Chapter of…


Orphaned Wildlife Needs No Rescue

Concern for “orphaned” wildlife is simply human nature. Most people who come across a deer fawn, a young bird or a newborn rabbit will initially watch in amazement and then immediately wonder if the animal is in need of help. This spring, as newborn wildlife blossom into existence, the Georgia…


Weather Holds Down Youth Turkey Harvest

This year’s youth harvest was the second-lowest on record, even with all-day hunting .    JEFFERSON CITY-Young hunters posted the second-lowest harvest in the eight-year history of Missouri’s two-day Youth Turkey Hunting Season. The state’s top wild-turkey manager attributed the poor showing to dismal weather.    Hunters age 15 and…


Time To Bag A Special-Opportunity Hunt

If you’re looking for a quality hunting experience, look no further. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) offers hunters unique fall-season hunts for deer, wild hogs and released quail on the state’s best public hunting lands. These special-opportunity hunts present hunters with vast areas, abundant game, low-hunting pressure…


Deer Reduction Efforts In Bovine TB Area Eliminate Need For Special Spring Disease Hunt

  Sharpshooters, hunters and landowners have taken 1,028 deer as part of Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) efforts to stop the potential spread of bovine tuberculosis (TB) in northwestern Minnesota. “Successful sharpshooting efforts have eliminated the need for a special disease hunt on public lands this spring,” said Paul…


Spring Wild Turkey Season Opens April 28; Youth Only Day April 26

AUGUSTA, Maine – Maine’s spring Wild Turkey hunting season opens Saturday (April 26) with a Youth Only Day to encourage young people to learn about the sport, and for adults it opens on Monday (April 28). “Wild turkeys now are found in every county in the State because of a…