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Rattlesnake Roundup March 8-9

CLAXTON - Keith Barnard, president of The Evans County Wildlife Club, announced that the 41st annual Rattlesnake Roundup Festival will be Saturday and Sunday, March 8 and 9, in the Claxton-Evans Industrial Park on Highway 280 West in Claxton.

March 09, 2008 | Staff report | Outdoors/Recreation


Sportsmen could face largest fee increase in history for licenses

Atlanta - Boaters, hunters and fishermen are about to face the largest fee increase in history unless the General Assembly provides funding to implement a new license sales system, according to Glenn Dowling, executive vice president of the Georgia Wildlife Federation, the largest statewide sportsman's and conservation organization.

March 09, 2008 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Tight Line for Feb. 17

Hello friends and anglers. Nice weather this weekend for getting outdoors and doing some fishing.

March 02, 2008 | By Allen and Donnie Branch Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Fire on the mountain at Sprewell Bluff State Park

THOMASTON - Participants of all ages are invited on Saturday, March 8, to "Fire on the Mountain, " a celebration of an ongoing effort to conserve areas of rare montane longleaf pine habitat through the use of prescribed fire at Sprewell Bluff State Park near Thomaston.

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


Wild Facts

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


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


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


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


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5 adventures to go on during a visit to Phoenix

PHOENIX, Arizona — Phoenix offers wonderful opportunities for playing golf during the winter and early spring, but here are some lesser known adventures to experience on your next visit.

March 20, 2015 | Adam Straub KSL | Outdoors/Recreation


Boone and Crockett announces new bighorn sheep world record

ALBERTA, Canada — What do black bears, grizzly bears, tule elk and non-typical whitetail deer all have in common? The world records for each animal, as recognized by the Boone and Crockett Club, were not taken by a hunter. Instead, the massive animals died of other causes and were found later and reported.

March 19, 2015 | Grant Olsen KSL | Outdoors/Recreation


Have You Seen This? Riding the white line



SCARY TOWN — I am not an extreme sport guy. I wish I were, it’d make me much cooler. In fact, my wife and I just got life insurance, and we were asked the following questions: Do you SCUBA dive? Do you skydive? Do you rock climb? Do you ski?

March 17, 2015 | John Clyde KSL | Outdoors/Recreation


Fond farewells to two dear friends

Hello, folks - Tight Line Jr. here, hoping everyone is staying warm and toasty.

March 16, 2015 | Donny Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


Forging friendships through running

Sitting in the car with the heater and seat warmers on full blast, I look out the window at a chilly scene. The wind is howling. The sky is gray. The water on the lake looks as choppy and uneven as my self-cut bangs in third grade. Awake since 4:30 a.m., I’ve already taught a strength training class, thrown a load of laundry in the washer and herded the girls to school. It’s always tempting to drive home and crawl under the covers, but I never do. No matter how tired I am, no matter how ...

March 16, 2015 | Kim Cowart Deseret News | Outdoors/Recreation


Research project tracking Golden Eagle

A high-tech research project helped along by a middle Georgia hunt club recently began tracking one of the state's most rare raptors – a golden eagle.

March 12, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


March events at Georgia State Parks and Historic sites

Below is a selection of March events at Georgia's State Parks & Historic Sites. For more programs, visit www.GaStateParks.org/events and the parks' web pages. More information on accommodations and recreation can be found at GeorgiaStateParks.org or 1-800-864-7275. You can also become a fan on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and sign up for our monthly newsletter. Thank you for helping promote Georgia's natural and historic resources!

March 12, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Turkey season opens Saturday

SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (March 11, 2015) – Cluck. Purr. Gobble. Have you been practicing your turkey calling skills? Hunters eager for the opening of turkey hunting season in Georgia certainly have. The highly anticipated day is Saturday, Mar. 21 and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division expects that the 2015 season should be a fair one.

March 12, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


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