License holders can now report game harvests via smartphone or other mobile device.
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Announcement caught state Rep. John Cabello of Machesney Park by surprise.
Isle Royale National Park in remote Michigan. (National Park Service)WASHINGTON – National park visitation generated $34.9 billion for the U.S. economy in 2016, a $2.9 billion increase from 2015, and supported 318,000 jobs, the U.S. Department of the Interior announced today. The 2016 National Park Visitor Spending Effects report is available here. “A record-breaking 331 million visitors came to parks like…
The proposal for three-day temporary hunts would expand to include a good chunk of the state. Would also make these licenses valid on private land only.
DNR able to catch enough female muskies to get nearly 500,000 eggs, which were then shipped to the East Fork Hatchery in southwest Indiana, where they will hatch and eventually produce 20,000 muskie fingerlings that will be stocked in 14 waters throughout the state.
(Pope and Young Club photos) Pope and Young Club world records were on display at the club’s 30th biennial convention earlier this month in St. Louis, Mo. The three-day celebration, held every two years, is where the club honors the top big-game animals taken in North America over the previous two years and recognizes new bowhunting world-record animals. The four new records: Typical…
The program aims to collect data from fishing trips on all of New York’s Finger Lakes and selected Lake Ontario embayments of DEC Regions 7 and 8.
10th anniversary of free fishing and instruction at Six Mile Waterworks.
Fellow Wisconsin anglers Barb Carey and Hannah Stonehouse Hudson and Minnesota’s Shelly Holland also among six American anglers to compete in Hungary in the 2017 championships.
Agency reports that the turkey population experienced reproductive success in the summer of 2015, and combined with relatively mild winters in 2015-16 and 2016-17, it is anticipated that the spring harvest will be up from last year and above the five-year average of about 20,000 birds.
Anglers catching a fish with a transmitter should release it unharmed.
One of the rescuers figures the young female moose was chased out on the remote northeastern Minnesota lake by a local wolf pack.
Black bears have been sighted in all 21 counties, but their population is densest in the northwestern part of the state, including Sussex, Warren, Passaic and Morris counties.
Meanwhile, biologists throughout Lake Erie have been implanting acoustic transmitters in walleye to understand fish movements and how they relate to fishing effort and harvest.
Updates expected as New York State Department of Environmental Conservation continues to upgrade deer harvest calculation system.
Season opens Saturday; more than a half-million rainbows are being stocked this spring.
This year, a total of 5,601 youth turkey permits were issued, including 106 permits for special hunt areas. Last year, 4,761 permits were issued, including 113 for special hunt areas.
On April 1, the limit increased from two fish per day to three fish per day, putting Indiana in sync with neighboring Michigan’s bag limit.
Birchwood Casey, makers of shooting targets, firearms cleaning and maintenance supplies, gun refinishing products and firearms cases, has selected Source Outdoor Group of Gainesville, Ga., for media planning and creative work. Birchwood Casey is known for innovative and handy products like the famous Shoot-N-C target line, the company said in a news release. Source Outdoor Group specializes in public relations,…
Anglers in 18 southeastern counties are ready for a new fishing season to start Saturday, April 1.
In 2005, CWD was found in captive and wild white-tailed deer in Oneida County. After intensive disease response efforts, no subsequent cases have been detected.
“We hope our scholarship program helps recruits these students who already enjoy fishing and understand the importance of conservation efforts through their involvement with B.A.S.S. to pursue a college degree in natural resource professions.”
The Toolkit aims to help increase participation from the current 46 million anglers to 60 million by 2021.
Jordan Lee earned $300,000 and the most coveted trophy in the sport.
Initiative promoting state parks and forestlands as invaluable learning tools of higher education.
Greater chance for encounters with both animals as spring arrives in New York state.