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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


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


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Dealing with disappointing runs

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 ...

August 31, 2015 | Kim Cowart Deseret News | Outdoors/Recreation


A dark and stormy run

Into every life a little rain must fall. Or buckets of rain. With lightning. And hail.

August 25, 2015 | Kim Cowart Deseret News | Outdoors/Recreation


Viral video may show world-record bluefin tuna

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 ...

August 25, 2015 | Grant Olsen KSL | Outdoors/Recreation


Dock tour still doing well in hot days

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 ...

August 24, 2015 | Donny Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


State-park visitors can receive free admission when they volunteer

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 ...

August 24, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Online deer-quota application due by Sept. 1

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.

August 24, 2015 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


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