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U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Proposes to Expand Hunting and Fishing Opportunities

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today opened a 30-day public comment period on a proposal to add one national wildlife refuge to the list of areas open for hunting during the 2008-09 season and increase hunting opportunities at six other refuges. The Service today also published a final rule…


New Jersey “Take Me Fishing” Program

The NJ DEP Division of Fish and Wildlife has joined forces with the national Take me Fishing campaign which encourages everyone to participate in the leisurely, family-friendly experience of fishing and enhance their appreciation of the natural world. Over the next year, New Jersey, alongside 29 states nationwide, will participate…


Free Introduction to Fishing Class Offered in Greenland, N.H.

CONCORD, N.H. — Are you looking for a fun way to get outside with family and friends this summer? Why not learn how to fish! The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s “Let’s Go Fishing” Program and the Greenland Recreation Department are teaming up to provide an introductory fishing class…


Free Fishing Day Kids Derby Planned at Cave Lake

On Saturday, June 14, the Nevada Department of Wildlife will be hosting the annual Kid’s Free Fishing Day Derby at Cave Lake State Park. Registration starts at 8:00 am and the kids fishing derby runs from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. There is no charge for the participants, though parents…


Free Fishing Day Kids Fishing Derby in Carlin

The Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) will be holding a non-competitive Kids Fishing Derby at the Chinese Garden Ponds in Carlin on Saturday, June 14 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 am. The derby is for children under 18, but everyone is welcome to come out and fish that day. This…


Agencies to Sample Creeks in Continued Search for Northern Snakehead

LITTLE ROCK – Several state and federal agencies will be sampling Big Creek and Cox Cypress Creek in eastern Arkansas next week as part of the continuing effort to discover the extent of the northern snakehead infestation. Fisheries biologists from the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, along with representatives from…


Process Begins For Second Alligator Hunting Season

LITTLE ROCK – The first step in the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s renewal process for a second year of the well-received alligator hunting season has begun.  For the past couple of weeks, AGFC field crews have been busy conducting spotlight surveys across south Arkansas. The population data, a harvest…


Students Learn About Wetlands, Waterfowl Through National Art Contest

Duck art finds landing zone at Cabela’s Come see the artistic expressions created by some of Arizona’s dynamic young artists, ages 6-18. Their waterfowl artwork was created for the annual Federal Junior Duck Stamp Program and it will be on display at Cabela’s in Glendale this Saturday, June 7, from…


Spring Open House Set for McNenny State Fish Hatchery

SPEARFISH, S.D. – Renovation of McNenny State Fish Hatchery, west of Spearfish, has been completed and the public is invited to an open house from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 7.  The open house is being held in association with the All American Kids Fishing Day, scheduled…


Web Site Allows Public to Comment on Webless and Early Waterfowl Seasons

RALEIGH, N.C. – For the first time, the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission is inviting citizens to provide input on the early waterfowl and webless migratory game bird hunting seasons. People can comment on proposed dates for the seasons, which begin prior to October 1, by going to www.ncwildlife.org and clicking…