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Archery in Louisiana Schools Program Equipment Grants Provided More Than $100,000 to 60 Schools

Archery in Louisiana Schools Program Equipment Grants Provided More Than $100,000 to 60 Schools

The Archery in Louisiana Schools Program (ALAS), administered by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF), provided more than $100,000 in equipment grants to 60 Louisiana schools in the last three years. The grant program was set up to assist 20 new schools each year in getting involved in…


Bio Blitz at the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center will be held Saturday, May 6, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Pretend To Be A Biologist at Cape Nature Center’s Bio Blitz May 6

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – Bio Blitz at the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center is the perfect opportunity to get a glimpse of what conservation biologists do. The free event will be held Saturday, May 6, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., and participants will explore…


Archery in the Schools

Arkansas Archery in the Schools Regional Tournaments Feb. 11

LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas National Archery in the Schools Program’s 2017 regional tournaments will be held at a dozen schools throughout the state on Feb. 11. ANASP was established by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission in 2008 and has grown tremendously in those nine years. “We have about…


DNR Program Offers Nature Ventures to Urban Youth

Every summer, the Department of Natural Resources hosts its Academy of Natural Resources for teachers at the Ralph A. MacMullan Conference Center at Higgins Lake, designed to help teachers better understand conservation and fold it into the curriculum. This year, the program took a step in a new direction, hosting…


Brownsville Angles for Guinness World Record of Fishing

ATHENS—Las Huellas Fishing Kids and the City of Brownsville will attempt to set a record for the world’s biggest fishing tournament on Saturday, May 21. Event organizer David Mendez hopes at least 1,000 kids will show up to fish for catfish in the resaca adjacent to the Brownsville Event Center…


Join the ranks of 50,000 kids who’ve learned to fish

How many people can say they’ve taken more than 50,000 kids fishing? Mike Lesso and Dave Morse of the Jacksonville Youth Summer Fishing Clinics can. “Mike, a high school teacher and avid sportsman, and Dave, a retired businessman and passionate recreational and tournament fisherman, have been teaching children how to…


Spring Vacation Weeks at Dinosaur State Park

April 16, 17th and April 19-24th, 2011 (Museum closed Monday April 18th) The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced today that Dinosaur State Park in Rocky Hill will sponsor a series of programs for families during April school vacation weeks. The programs include: View a Film: Three different films…


Springfield Nature Center premiers film on children and nature

SPRINGFIELD Mo –– The importance of getting children outside to experience the natural world around them will be the focus of an upcoming Missouri film premier on Tuesday, April 5, at 7 p.m.  at the Springfield Conservation Nature Center. “Mother Nature’s Child: Growing Outdoors in the Media Age” explores nature’s…


Junior Hunter Field Day Event To Be Held In Baltimore County

Baltimore, Md. (March 24, 2011) — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has partnered with local conservation groups to present a Central Maryland Junior Hunter Field Day from 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. on Saturday, April 30, 2011, at the Baltimore County Game and Fish Association in Parkville. “This…


Still Time to Register for Youth Birding Competition

Young birders have only until March 31 to sign up for this year’s Youth Birding Competition, a fun and free Georgia bird-a-thon set for April 16-17. The Youth Birding Competition is open to teams from kindergarteners to high school seniors. Everyone from experienced birders to first-timers is welcomed. The sixth…