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California Hunting Digest Big Game Book Now Available

The deadline is approaching for several special hunting opportunities announced in the 2008 California Hunting Digest Big Game book. “The publication is the ‘must have’ book for the hunter and outdoors enthusiast as it is a comprehensive source for big game hunting opportunities,” says James Fong, License and Revenue Branch…


Atlantic Herring Landing Restricted

DURHAM, N.H. — The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s Marine Fisheries Division today announced that effective May 1, 2008, commercial fishermen will not be allowed to land Atlantic herring taken from Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission Management Area 1A (located in the western half of the Gulf of Maine)…


Groundfish Regulation Changes Reconsidered for North Coast, Yelloweye Rockfish Conservation Areas Will Not Be Implemented on May 1

The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) announced today that it will not implement Yelloweye Rockfish Conservation Areas (YRCAs) under 2008 groundfish regulations. The decision was made due to concerns that additional fishing restrictions could have a negative impact on local communities already burdened with salmon closures. “Because the department…


Fish Lake Spillway Cut Down For Safety

 Fish and Game will not allow spring runoff to fill Fish Lake west of McCall because the earthen dam there is leaking.    Work to lower the spillway at the dam should be complete by Wednesday, according to Fish and Game engineering chief Mike Maffey. Excavation will lower the level…


Ask Fish and Game – Clarifying Hunter Orange

Q. Last week we provided some misleading information here about turkey hunting and hunter orange requirements. Here is the explanation. A. Turkeys are considered an upland game bird, but the hunter orange rule does not apply to turkey hunters. All other upland hunters on Fish and Game Wildlife Management Areas…


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…