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Florida Fish Busters’ Bulletin – Creels; Aren’t They Old Fashioned Fish Baskets?

You might wonder why someone in a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) boat is stopping you and asking to participate in a “creel survey.” Two questions come to mind. What is a creel? And why does it require a survey? Very good questions – one answer involves tradition;…


Chinook Fishing in Marine Areas 9 and 10 Will Close at End of the Day Friday

OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is reminding anglers that the recreational fisheries in marine areas 9 (Admiralty Inlet) and 10 (Seattle/Bremerton) will close to the retention of chinook salmon at the end of the day Friday, Aug. 15. The closure of the mark-selective fisheries for…


New Massachusetts Outdoor Recreation Map Published

On July 1, at Walden Pond, Massachusetts environmental officials displayed a new “Massachusetts Outdoor Recreation Map” packed with information for residents and visitors looking for places to enjoy outdoor activities such as fishing, boating, hunting, camping, hiking, wildlife watching, and swimming across the Bay State. The newly revised and updated…


Fish for Free Statewide on July 4

RALEIGH, N.C. (June 23, 2008)– Along with watching fireworks and grilling out, celebrate Independence Day by indulging in another favorite pastime, fishing — no license needed! From midnight until 11:59 p.m., on July 4, anyone — resident or non-resident — can fish in any public water, including mountain trout waters…


Please Don’t Feed the Pelicans

There’s a new rule from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) about feeding pelicans. Don’t do it. Brown pelicans, due to their social nature, become dependent on discarded fish and fish scraps. The birds will often congregate in places where the scraps are readily available and rely on…


New Web Directories To Highlight Minnesota’s Family-Friendly Fishing Lakes

Introducing youth to angling will be a bit easier using new web tools being prepared by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ (DNR) MinnAqua and Fishing In The Neighborhood (FiN) programs. “Taking children outside and using fishing as a fun way to explain environmental awareness and natural resource ownership is…


Gov. Blagojevich Announces over $18 Million in Park Development Grants

Dollars to help fund 48 new park projects in northern Illinois SPRINGFIELD, IL – Governor Rod R. Blagojevich today announced $18.2 million in grants for dozens of projects at existing parks and development of new parks throughout northern Illinois.  The funds will be used for 48 projects in northern Illinois,…


Gov. Blagojevich Announces over $5 Million in Park Development Grants

Dollars to help fund 18 new park projects in central Illinois SPRINGFIELD, IL – Governor Rod R. Blagojevich today announced $5 million in grants for dozens of projects at existing parks and development of new parks throughout central Illinois.  The funds will be used for 18 projects in central Illinois,…