Chiggers, also known as red bugs, are the tiny larvae of harvest mites.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Enjoying the scenic Altamaha River, one of Georgia's most biologically diverse rivers, has never been easier. The Altamaha River Partnership, with support from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, now has an updated, informative guide to the 137-mile corridor.
Hello friends and fellow fishermen,
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division plans to change hunting and fishing licenses over the Internet raised so many concerns that the department decided to revise the plan.
If you hear an ascending "wheep" whistled from the treetops, a great crested flycatcher is nearby.
BRUNSWICK - The beach is empty, but the deserted stretch was obviously full of activity the night before, as evidenced by turtle crawl tracks zigzagging from the surf to nest sites in the dunes. A joint research effort can now tell biologists which turtles made these tracks.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Georgia remains a popular destination for alligator hunters given the available healthy population of more than 200,000 gators. For the past six years, thousands of applicants have competed for a chance to participate in a quota hunt, and the number of applicants continues to grow each year. The deadline for this year's applications is July 31. For those selected, the season runs Sept. 6-Oct. 5.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - The Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division selected Cpl. Mike Binion of the Albany Law Enforcement office as the 2008 State Ranger of the Year. As runner-up, Ranger First Class Mitch Oliver of the Fort Valley office received the 2008 James R. Darnell Award.
The 2008-2009 Georgia Hunting Seasons and Regulations Guide is available online.
A groundbreaking on July 16 heralded the start of construction of five cottages at Gordonia-Altamaha State Park in Reidsville.
ACWORTH - Three Acworth residents are the first bicyclers to complete the Muddy Spokes Club challenge from Georgia's State Parks.
Hello everyone, Tight Line, Jr. here. Ole' Tight Line has a sore arm, so you're stuck with me this weekend.
The much-anticipated re-opening of Brazell's Creek Golf Course in Reidsville is scheduled for July 15.
BRUNSWICK -- The Jekyll Island Authority and Georgia DNR have temporarily closed the Jekyll Island public boat ramp beginning Monday. Barring unforeseen delays, the boat ramp will reopen late September.
Female white-tailed deer, or does, give birth to fawns in late spring and early summer. Each doe may have one fawn, twins or, rarely, triplets. At birth, a fawn's body measures only 1-1/2 feet long and weighs 4-7 pounds. The fawn's eyes are open, but weak legs don't allow for much standing or walking.
For the longest time, I opted for the orange light hand weights, the itty-bitty weights that offered little in the way of resistance and almost ...
Local angling team Hot Spot VI won the 2015 Captain Haps Bash on the Bluff tournament Aug. 21-22 in Darien.
BRUNSWICK - The Coastal Resources Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources will host public hearings on proposed amendments to the rules of Georgia Department ...
Georgia's dove season opens at noon Saturday.
When I was pregnant with our second baby, my husband was in the running for a job he’d been working toward since we were ...
Into every life a little rain must fall. Or buckets of rain. With lightning. And hail.
Gulf of Mexico — A YouTube video from 2012 is currently stirring controversy online. According to the video’s description, the footage was captured by a ...
Hello, friends and neighbors from all around the coastal area. This is Tight Line Jr., and I am back with a few fishing tales to ...
ATLANTA - In celebration of National Public Lands Day, Georgia's state parks and historic sites are inviting citizens to volunteer for a variety of projects ...
SOCIAL CIRCLE -An online deer-quota application must be received before midnight Sept. 1, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division.
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