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Ogeechee named to water coalition’s ‘Dirty Dozen’

Georgia's leading water-protection group recently named its "Dirty Dozen" for 2012, exposing the worst offenses to Georgia's water. The sites range from an unnecessary reservoir in northeast Georgia to a tire dump in southwest Georgia.

November 21, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Fish still biting with cooler weather

Well, friends, the weather cooled off a little this past week, but that did not stop the fish from biting.

November 12, 2012 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


Georgia Fishing, Hunting and Wildlife App now available

SOCIAL CIRCLE - Georgia hunters, anglers and wildlife enthusiasts now have an app of their own.

November 12, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Good food for the tight-line life

Hi, friends and neighbors; hope you all are living the tight-line life. It is a good way to live all aspects of life, and if you do that, you may still have some line when you reach the end of your rope.

November 05, 2012 | Donny Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


Run-off vote set for eagle wildlife-tag design

During a recent internet vote to choose four new vehicle license plates, the voting was neck-and-neck between the two eagle designs that benefit wildlife conservation.

November 05, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Meetings on changes to Sapelo Island transportation rules, fee structure set

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division is considering changes to the ferry-fee structure for certain guests. A modest rate increase is being considered to address increased operational costs and maintaining fiduciary responsibilities.

November 05, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Panola Mountain State Park to host deer hunt

STOCKBRIDGE - Georgia wildlife officials plan to hold a deer hunt at Panola Mountain State Park to control deer population in and around the park.

November 05, 2012 | The Associated Press | Outdoors/Recreation


Weather is working well for fishing

Hello, folks. I have to say that the weather is just right for fishing and going out on the river. If you have a boat, hook it up and head for the nearest location to put that baby in the water.

October 29, 2012 | Donny Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


‘Becoming An Outdoors-Woman’ weekend workshops planned

SOCIAL CIRCLE - Georgia women interested in the outdoors can develop their hunting, fishing, boating and other outdoor recreation skills through a new program series provided by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center.

October 29, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Gray’s Reef sanctuary seeks applicants

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary is seeking applicants for three seats on its advisory council representing the K-12 education and nonliving resources research communities and one citizen-at-large.

October 29, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Hunters urged to always ‘ACTT’ for firearms safety

SOCIAL CIRCLE - During the previous hunting season, Georgia reported 36 hunting incidents, 16 of which involved firearms.

October 29, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Wildlife photo contest set

The Friends of the Savannah Coastal Wildlife Refuges are conducting a photography contest.

October 29, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Tybee Island sweepstakes set

TYBEE ISLAND - The deadline to enter the Fall in Love with Tybee" Sweepstakes is 5 p.m. Friday.

October 24, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


No shortage of trout to catch in area as good reports roll in

Hello, friends and neighbors. Hope life is treating you good.

October 22, 2012 | Donny Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


Caution urged to avoid deer

SOCIAL CIRCLE - With an estimated 50,000 deer-car collisions annually in Georgia, leaders of the state's wildlife, highway safety and insurance agencies are advising motorists to be cautious of increased deer sightings this fall.

October 22, 2012 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


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New complex adds services, gears up for summer

The Liberty County Community Complex is a busy place, and county officials say it is about to get even more foot traffic with tag-renewal services, summer library programs and the pool opening.

April 14, 2014 | Denise Etheridge | Outdoors/Recreation


Boater-safety course on April 19

SAVANNAH - The Georgia Department of Natural Resources and the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department Marine Patrol Unit will conduct a boater-safety course April 19.

April 01, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


DNR launches online map of recreation land

ATLANTA - The Georgia Department of Natural Resources recently unveiled an interactive map that identifies DNR-managed lands and outdoor recreation opportunities.

March 27, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Boat not needed to secure good catch

Hello, friends and neighbors. It looks like we may have some nice weather for a while. I don't about you, but I sure am tired of all the cold.

March 24, 2014 | Donny Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


Harris Neck preserves wildlife for next generation

Harris Neck National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1962 to provide habitat for the conservation and protection of indigenous wildlife, according to Harris Neck refuge manager Kimberly Hayes.

March 24, 2014 | Randy Murray | Outdoors/Recreation


Game day for Feb. 24

What to watch, attend:

February 24, 2014 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


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