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Have a good catch? I’ll stop by for dinner

Hello, everyone. Tight Line Jr. here and I hope y'all are doing well out there.

November 09, 2009 | Donnie Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


Gray’s Reef Sanctuary seeks advisory council applicants

NOAA's Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary is seeking applicants for one position representing sport diving on its advisory council. The council ensures public participation in sanctuary management and provides advice to the sanctuary superintendent.

November 09, 2009 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


Wildlife services has new regional director

ATLANTA - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Sam Hamilton announced today the selection of Cynthia K. Dohner as regional director for the Southeast Region.

November 09, 2009 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


Georgia boasts six black bass species

SOCIAL CIRCLE - Georgia has a diversity of bass that continues to reel in anglers from across the nation. As the only state in the nation with six of the seven black bass species, Georgia stands out as a bass angler's paradise. This fall, regardless of where you are in the state, bass fishing opportunities abound and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division is providing anglers with some helpful bass fishing information.

November 02, 2009 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


Father-son team nets lots of mackeral

Sanford Carter and his son Andrew pose with their catch of mackeral.

October 12, 2009 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Family trips can mean nice, big catches

Hello, everybody. Tight Line Jr. here. Ol' Tight Line says howdy to everyone and hopes you all are doing well.

October 12, 2009 | Donnie Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


Leaf peepers can use site to plan trips to Ga. state parks

ATLANTA - Autumn's arrival means multicolored leaves crunching beneath your hiking boots and gooey s'mores sticking to your chin.

October 12, 2009 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


Swell weather for netting the big catches

Hello to all my fellow anglers out there. Tight Line Jr. here. As always, Ol' Tight Line says hello.

October 05, 2009 | Donnie Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


Bats play critical role in nature

SOCIAL CIRCLE - Although recent headlines may help perpetuate fear of bats, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources wants to remind those who are unfamiliar with the creatures that bats are an important part of nature.

October 05, 2009 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


Local hunters bag 9-foot gator

Former Liberty County Lady Panther softball pitcher Cassie Standard and her father, softball coach Jerome Standard, were alligator hunting a few weeks ago when Cassie nailed this nine-foot, 220-pound gator with a single arrow straight throught the swamp monster's eye.

September 28, 2009 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


WILD facts: Checking in on box turtles

Box turtles travel through the woods and cross roads more frequently after heavy rains. The soaked soil brings worms, snails and insects to the surface, allowing for easy pickings. Other foods include mushrooms, berries and carrion.

September 28, 2009 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


Report manatee sightings to fish and wildlife services

Reports of manatee sightings outside Florida, as far north as Massachusetts and as far west as Texas, are becoming more frequent.

September 28, 2009 | Staff report Experts say ’09 has been deadly for sea creatures | Outdoors/Recreation


Enjoy the game while munching on crab wraps

How is everyone this week? Tight Line Jr. here, and Ol' Tight Line and I are sitting around talking about the high tides with the crescent moon. Now that gives a whole new meaning to high tide. But come high tide, rain or muddy water, fish still have to eat, so get out there and feed them.

September 21, 2009 | Allen and Donnie Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


Georgia hunters team up to help fight hunger

SOCIAL CIRCLE - Since 1993, hunters have been bringing meat to the tables of those in need through the Georgia Hunters for the Hungry program. This successful program celebrated serving its one-millionth meal in 2007 and continues to provide opportunities during hunting season for hunters to share their harvest with those in need.

September 21, 2009 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


WILD facts: rodent pointers

The term "rodent" often is used when referring to a mouse or rat.

September 21, 2009 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


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Swim advisories lifted from some area beaches

Beach water testing resumed last week following Hurricane Irma, and some area beaches have reopened for swimming.

September 22, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


September paddle trip to highlight upper Ogeechee

Ogeechee Riverkeeper is gearing up for its September paddle trip, which gets underway at 9 a.m. Saturday near Wadley and will end in Midville.

September 19, 2017 | Coastal Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Public dock at Sunbury to be rebuilt

After being slammed by Hurricane Irma Monday, the public dock at Sunbury in Liberty County will be rebuilt.

September 18, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Outdoors/Recreation


DNR asks help assessing damage, restricts some recovery

If you live in coastal Liberty County, the Coastal Resources Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources wants your help assessing damage from Hurricane ...

September 18, 2017 | By Patty Leon | Outdoors/Recreation


DNR sets hearing on hunting, fishing

BRUNSWICK - The Coastal Resources Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources will host a public hearing on proposed amendments to the Rules of Georgia ...

September 15, 2017 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Video shows precocious bobcat kitten on the prowl

SUTTONS BAY, Michigan — Not all bobcat encounters are intense. In fact, some of them can be downright adorable, as evidenced by a YouTube video shot ...

September 14, 2017 | Grant Olsen KSL.com | Outdoors/Recreation


Video shows bull moose sparring with a defenseless tire swing

SPOKANE, Washington — Moose have been known to battle each other, and the encounters can be incredibly violent. Serious injuries are not uncommon, with some even ...

September 13, 2017 | Grant Olsen KSL.com | Outdoors/Recreation


Follow simple rules of group fitness etiquette

Between house renovations, politics, and general frustrations with people who know not what they do, my irritation meter is running high. Thank goodness for group ...

September 07, 2017 | Kim Cowart Deseret News | Outdoors/Recreation


Video: 'Eclipse of the Century' from ground and air in 4K



You may remember the hype as this year's "Eclipse of the Century" approached — perhaps you recall the news coverage reporting on the bumper-to-bumper traffic ...

September 06, 2017 | Mike Godfrey KSL.com | Outdoors/Recreation


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