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Kids Wildlife Art Exhibit Comes to N.C. Museum of Art

RALEIGH, N.C.  – An exhibition that is truly wild is coming to the N.C. Museum of Art. The one-time exhibit “Kids Wildlife Art Competition” will open on Tuesday, Aug. 19 and close on Nov. 23. It features artwork by winners and selected honorable mention recipients from a juried contest for…


Alabama Conservation Department Schedules Youth Dove Hunts

The Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries Division of the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources announces registration for the Eighth Annual Youth Dove Hunts begins Aug. 20 for the North Zone and Sept. 24 for the South Zone. To date, over 13,000 young hunters have participated in these annual hunts….


State Recreation Areas Offer Summer Nature Camps for Kids of South Dakota

PIERRE, S.D. – Angostura and Rocky Point Recreation Areas are hosting nature day camps for kids ages 7-12 on Aug. 20 and 21, respectively. The camps are great opportunities for kids to explore the surrounding recreation areas and focus on the outdoors. The camps run from 9:30 a.m. to noon….


Craig and Meeker Youth Cast & Blast Clinics

The Colorado Division of Wildlife Hunter Outreach program is sponsoring two very special Youth Cast & Blast Clinics in northwest Colorado. The first clinic will be in Meeker on Saturday, Aug. 9 and the second clinic will be held in Craig on Sunday, Aug. 10. Youth Cast & Blast clinics…


DNR Encourages Holiday Travelers To Get Their ‘Bay Game’ On

 ANNAPOLIS, MD — Independence Day is drawing near and for many Marylanders, the Fourth of July holiday weekend means the beach, family barbeques, fireworks, and – to the dismay of children everywhere – long car rides. To direct restless energy during summer travel, parents are invited to pick up a…


Bluefield/Moultrie Hunt Unit Youth Hunts This Fall

A series of youth draw deer hunts conducted jointly by Santee Cooper and the S.C. Department of Natural Resources will be continued this fall.  Applications will be available August 20.  The deadline for applications is 5:00 p.m. September 19.  Call the Dennis Wildlife Center in Bonneau at (843) 761-8820 or…


Division of Wildlife Looking for a Few Younger Hunters

The Colorado Division of Wildlife is looking for some young hunters to participate in a special big game hunting event Oct. 3-5 in Hesperus.   Young hunters, ages 12-17, can gain valuable experience by participating in the annual doe deer hunt at the 7,000-acre Colorado State University Research Center.  The…


First Graders Explore and Learn in the Great Outdoors

Some 102 students from Warroad Elementary School spent their last day of first grade in an outdoor classroom learning about the environment at Red Lake Wildlife Management Area (WMA). Each took part in five separate learning sessions throughout the day, thanks to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Wildlife…


Division of Fish and Wildlife Announces Sussex County Results from 22nd Annual Youth Fishing Tournament

The first big heat wave of summer 2008 did not discourage 88 young anglers and their families who came to Ingrams Pond in Millsboro on June 7 for the 22nd Annual Youth Fishing Tournament. When the day was done, Hayden Smith, age 15, of Millsboro, took the title of overall…


Record 150 Young Anglers Fish Lums Pond in 22nd Annual Youth Fishing Tournament

The steamy hot weather on June 7 did not keep a record 150 young anglers and their families from turning out at the New Castle County location of the 22nd Annual Youth Fishing Tournament, sponsored by the Delaware Division of Fish and Wildlife. The eager group crowded the banks of…