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Dates Announced For Popular Bighorn Workshops

The Arizona Game and Fish Department is offering the public an opportunity to view the majestic bighorn sheep in their natural habitat during its annual Bighorn Sheep Workshops.  The workshop offers wildlife enthusiasts an opportunity to learn about these sure-footed animals and view them in their native habitat during two…


Southern Maryland Ranger Named Maryland Forester Of The Year

Forest Service Honors Four Who Make A Difference ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) recently honored four Maryland Forest Service employees for their leadership and outstanding contributions to protecting and enhancing Maryland’s forests and green-spaces. Forester Brian Stupak of Lusby, Md. was named Maryland Forester of the…


Input Sought on Plans for Restoration Project at San Pablo Bay National Wildlife Refuge

Public Meeting Set for May 30 in Vallejo, Calif. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will host a public meeting Friday (May 30) at Mare Island in Vallejo, Calif., to solicit comments on its proposal to restore 1,500 acres on the Cullinan Ranch Unit of San Pablo Bay National Wildlife…


L.D.W.F. To Participate in Lapsed Angler Program

In an effort to lure former Louisiana anglers back into the ranks of recreational fishing license holders, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) has joined the Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation’s (RBFF) Lapsed Angler Program. LDWF will launch the campaign on May 28 and target approximately 70,000 lapsed…


Maryland Celebrates A Decade Of Raising Horseshoe Crabs In Classrooms

Governor O’Malley Recognizes Anniversary of Hands-on Environmental Program Annapolis, MD — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is celebrating the tenth successful year of students raising horseshoe crabs in school classrooms across the state with beach-side field days for eight Maryland schools this month. “The health of our natural…


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…


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…


Apply Now For Shooting-Range Advisory Committee

OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is now accepting applications for membership on its Shooting Range Public Advisory Committee, which evaluates shooting range grant applications for the department. Applications are available from WDFW at 360-902-8408 and must be completed and returned by June 2. Since 2002,…


Northern Pike and Walleye Egg Take Exceed Goals

North Dakota Game and Fish Department and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service fisheries crews have completed spring spawning operations with more than enough northern pike and walleye eggs to meet state needs. Jerry Weigel, fisheries production and development section leader for the Game and Fish Department, said even though they…


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….