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K-9 Graduation Ceremony Scheduled for Thursday, July 3

Five dogs will graduate from the Department of Fish and Game’s (DFG) K-9 Academy Thursday at the Yolo Bypass Wildlife Area in Davis. This is the third group of K-9 teams to graduate and dogs will be staged throughout California to help wardens in stopping criminal activities and searching vessels…


Successful San Francisco Bay Halibut Catch Triggers DFG Survey to Ensure Sustainable Fishery

The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) will monitor the San Francisco Bay halibut fishery to ensure that current regulations are protecting the species from overfishing. Recreational anglers and commercial hook-and-line fishermen are harvesting a higher than normal number of halibut from the bay for this time of year. “This…


Still Time to Register for New Hampshire Fall “Becoming an Outdoors-Woman” Workshop

CONCORD, N.H. – If you’ve been thinking about signing up for the fall Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshop, but haven’t gotten around to it yet – there’s good news!  You still can, so sign up today and get in on this enjoyable chance to learn outdoor skills in the company of…


DFG Sets Record With 20.2 Million Young Salmon Raised, Trucked, Acclimated and Released into San Pablo Bay

The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) has completed a record-breaking year by placing 20.2 million young salmon in acclimation pens for release. The number released is the most ever by any state agency on the West Coast for a single stock of salmon in one year. The young salmon…


New Partnerships at Mitchell State Park Benefit Campers

Department of Natural Resources state parks and recreation officials today announced Mitchell State Park has formed a partnership with the Cadillac/Wexford Transit Authority (CWTA) and Niche Communications to benefit campers at Mitchell State Park. The partnership offers campers a great fuel saving opportunity as they will be able to take…


Scholarships Available for “Becoming an Outdoors-Woman” Weekend

CONCORD, N.H. — Several scholarships are available for women to attend the New Hampshire Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (B.O.W.) workshop this September.  The workshop, sponsored jointly by the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department and the New Hampshire Wildlife Federation, provides a chance for women to learn outdoor skills in a…


Application For Crane Hunts Begins June 15

The time to apply for sandhill crane controlled hunt permits starts Sunday, June 15, and runs through July 15. In six eastern Idaho counties, 580 sandhill crane permits are available. Of that total, 300 are available to hunters in Caribou and Bear Lake Counties, 100 are available in Teton County,…


Big Game Drawings Fuel Hunters’ Dreams

Each year the Department of Fish and Game (DFG) receives more than 100,000 applications for the big game hunting drawing. Hunters submit applications for premium deer, elk, antelope and sheep tags to the lottery-style drawing. On June 2, several thousand applicants converged on the DFG main licensing office in Natomas…


Try a Different Way of Cooking Fish and Game — Fire Up the Smoker

If you and your family enjoy eating the fish and game you take but would like a change of pace in the way it is prepared, try smoke-cooking it. Smoke cooking is easy, done outdoors, and the slow-cooking process requires cooking the meat for hours, depending on the weather and…


Registration for Fall “Becoming an Outdoors-Woman” Workshop Opens June 9

CONCORD, N.H. — Calling all wild women!  The Becoming an Outdoors-Woman fall workshop brochure and mail-in registration form are now available to download at www.nhbow.com. You can also call (603) 271-3212 or email aquatic-ed [at] wildlife [dot] nh [dot] gov to request an application by mail.  Starting Monday, June 9,…