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New “California Outdoors Q&A” column to debut

Do you enjoy California’s outdoors but when questions come up about the fish or wildlife you see, there’s no one to ask? Need help in deciphering those sometimes complicated hunting and fishing regulations? Want tips on where to go to find some of California’s best hunting, fishing and outdoor adventures…


Big Largemouth Bass Lurk at Two Lakes, Thanks To Regulation

Ball Lake in Steuben County and Robinson Lake in Whitley County offer anglers an increased shot at landing bigger largemouth bass, thanks to the results of a special regulation requiring the release of largemouth bass less than 18 inches long. The regulation also restricts anglers to keeping only two largemouth…


Proposed Regulation Protecting Bald Eagles to Be Workshop Topic on May 28

The DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife will hold a public workshop on a proposed new regulation to protect bald eagles at 7 p.m., Wednesday, May 28 in the DNREC Auditorium, Richardson & Robbins Building, 89 Kings Highway, Dover. A public hearing on the proposed regulation will be held at…


Trail Event Wasn’t Just For the Birds

N.C. Birding Trail Celebrates Opening of Piedmont Region RALEIGH, N.C. (May 15, 2008)– Bird watchers, enthusiasts and researchers alike gathered Thursday to celebrate the opening of the Piedmont region of the North Carolina Birding Trail. Once the driving trail is complete, it will link birding sites from the coast to…


What You Should Know If You Find a Seemingly Abandoned Fawn

The end of May marks the beginning of the fawning season in Delaware, with most born during the last week of May through the first week of June. Some fawns will be born as late as August. Each year around this time, the Division of Fish and Wildlife receives numerous…


Alabama State-Fish Art Contest Winners Announced

The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries Division (WFF) and Wildlife Forever announced today the Alabama winners of the 10th Annual State-Fish Art Contest for Alabama students.   Alabama’s 2008 winners are: Connor Holcomb – Crossville (Grades 4-6), Saumer Neely – Birmingham (Grades 7-9), and…


Living Classrooms of the National Capital Region And Discovery Creek Children’s Museum Announce US Fish and Wildlife Service Director, H. Dale Hall as the Honorary Chairman for the 2008 Nation’s River Bass Tournament at National Harbor

Washington, DC -The 2008 Nation’s River Bass Tournament’s  Honorary Chairman will be U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director, H. Dale Hall, an avid angler and advocate for creating more youth “belly botanists” with Living Classrooms of the National Capital Region’s education and outdoor programs. “The greatest conservation challenge we face…


Big Game Applications on the Rise

A record number of hunters applied for Nevada’s big game tags this year. Wildlife Administrative Services, the contracted vendor responsible for producing the big game draw for the Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW), reported 146,911 applications for the 2008 main draw, a 4.2 % increase over 2007 numbers. A total…


Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks Sets 2008-09 Small Game Hunting and Trapping Seasons and Bag Limits

Jackson – The Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks established the 2008-09 small game hunting dates at its monthly meeting Tuesday in Iuka. Dates and bag limits are little changed from previous seasons. Migratory bird season dates and limits will be adapted later following guidelines and recommendations from the U….


2008-2009 Federal Duck Stamp First Day of Sale to be Hosted by Bass Pro Shops

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service today announced this year’s First Day of Sale ceremony for the 2008-2009 Federal Duck Stamp will be hosted by Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World, located in Arundel Mills, near Baltimore, Maryland.  Bass Pro Shops will also sponsor First Day of Sale events in all…