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Not all frogs breed during the warmer months. From November through March, you may hear upland chorus frogs trying to attract mates. Their call sounds like a fingernail repeatedly running across the teeth of a comb.

March 02, 2008 | Staff report Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Department of Natural Resources new online reports highlight statewide law enforcement activity on a

SOCIAL CIRCLE -- The Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division, hopes to make it easier for residents to keep up with what's going on in and around their county with a new, online weekly law enforcement activity report.

February 24, 2008 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


DNR selects 2008 Georgia boating officer of the year

SOCIAL CIRCLE -- Search and rescue incidents, boating violation citations and boating safety education are just some of the responsibilities of the Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division boating officers.

February 24, 2008 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Tight Line Feb. 10, 2008

Hello friends,

February 24, 2008 | By Allen and Donnie Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


Georgia stock car racing in full swing at Golden Isles Speedway

Steve Francis of Ashland, Ky., took the lead from polesitter Billy Moyer midway through the 50-lap finale at Golden Isles Speedway's Super Bowl of Racing IV and led the rest of the way for a victory worth $10,000.

February 24, 2008 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Tight Line for Feb. 3, 2008

Well, friends and fishermen, not much to report this week, though I do have one report from the area.

February 21, 2008 | By Allen and Donnie Branch Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Brunswick Bridge run adds more events this year

BRUNSWICK - The sixth annual Southeast Georgia Health System Bridge Run across the Sidney Lanier Bridge is scheduled for Feb. 16.

February 21, 2008 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Red snapper rules finalized

NEW ORLEANS - Red snapper quotas for recreational and commercial fishermen will drop by almost 50 percent from quotas in force early last year, under new regulations that take effect Feb. 28.

February 21, 2008 | Associated Press Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Registration is open for Savannah's Critz race

SAVANNAH - On Feb. 23, participants in the second annual Critz Race for Preservation 10K/5K in Savannah will be out walking and running in support of the Historic Savannah Foundation.

February 21, 2008 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Tight Line for Jan. 27

Hello friends and fishermen. Missed you all last week. Things are looking cold for the weekend but I still have a few reports from Rayburn and John at Yellow Bluff and around the coastal area.

February 10, 2008 | By Allen and Donnie Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


Shorebird count is Monday

BRUNSWICK - A small army of bird watchers will scour Georgia's barrier island beaches on Monday. Their mission: Count and identify every waterbird they see.

February 10, 2008 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Local riders win regional honors

Four riders from Dixie Stables in Allenhurst won regional honors at the 2007 United Professional Horseman's Association Horsemanship Finals in Perry in October.

February 10, 2008 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


Conservation aids Mallards in navigating modern flyway

On a cold and damp winter morning, a stand of flooded timber in southern Arkansas is prime real estate. Not just for the rice farmers or timber barons of the region, but for the throngs of mallards (Anas platyrhynchos), other species of waterfowl and hunters alike, all brought together by a mass migration, ideal habitat and a love for one of North America's most recognized ducks. Here, mallard hens and drakes take to an open pool of water to feed in the water as the sun strains to cast shadows through the low-hanging clouds while the far-off sounds of ...

February 05, 2008 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Massive Winter Bird Count Just Weeks Away

11th annual Great Backyard Bird Count collects vital stats for bird conservation

February 05, 2008 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Altamaha Riverkeeper, James Holland listed among the 100 most influential Georgians

In the just released 2008 edition of Georgia Trend magazine, James Holland the Altamaha Riverkeeper (ARK), is listed as one of 100 Most Influencial Georgians. However when you look at the photographs of the most influencial people in Georgia, James is the only one in the entire magazine who is not smiling, in fact James looks downright mad.

February 05, 2008 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


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Camping deals available for state parks

ATLANTA - Those who love lazy summer days and sleeping under the stars can save money with camping deals from Georgia's state parks.

July 16, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Limited red snapper season opens

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker recently approved a request by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries to allow limited recreational harvesting of red snapper in federal waters, according to Doug Haymans, policy coordinator with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.

July 15, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray | Outdoors/Recreation


Wildlife Rescue has busy baby season

In an effort to educate the public about what to do when finding a wild animal that may be injured or orphaned, the Georgia Wildlife Rescue Association (GWRA) has released information about the numbers and types of calls that they have received on their statewide Wildlife Hotline. Barely two months old, the toll-free number has had even more of an impact than expected. Calls average between 25 per day, but the organization reports that they have received as many as 50 on some days.

July 09, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Savannah angler sets state game-fish record

BRUNSWICK - Brendin Page of Savannah is the newest Georgia saltwater game fish record-holder after landing a 205-pound, 8-ounce swordfish while fishing offshore May 31.

July 04, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


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