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Be safe on the waterway

The thought of tragedy or death probably never enters the minds of most swimmers and boaters out enjoying a day of fun on the water - perhaps, it should.

June 13, 2007 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Keep a tight line

There was a brief interruption of our fishing thanks to sub-tropical storm Andrea, making it nearly impossible to go out and fish. But, the fishing started up right after the storm went by and the trout and bass tournament went on as planned at the Half Moon Marina. Thirteen boats entered and prizes were awarded for the first, second and third place fishermen.

June 13, 2007 | By Allen Branch Correspondent | Outdoors/Recreation


Keep a tight line

Attention, all you fisherman. It appears our fishing season has begun, both inshore and offshore. Although live shrimp are still hard to find, the fishing camps reported they are getting shrimp from Florida. Our white June shrimp should come into our area in a few weeks.

May 29, 2007 | Allen Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


DNR, island reserve seeking opinions

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources and the Sapelo Island National Estuarine Research Reserve want to hear from decision-makers to help guide coastal training efforts in order to balance future growth and development on Georgia's coasts.

May 29, 2007 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Post training area targets endangered specie home

Fort Stewart is receiving public comment until Monday on its construction of a firing point for its 32-ton M109A6 Paladin howitzers in an area which is part of the range of the endangered or threatened red-cockaded woodpecker, Eastern indigo snake and flatwoods salamander.

May 26, 2007 | By Joe Parker Jr. Correspondent | Outdoors/Recreation


Traces of rain fall

May 24, 2007 | Staff Report | Outdoors/Recreation


Special Olympics postponed

The threat of rain has forced the postponement of the regional Special Olympics, which was supposed to be in Savannah today.

May 24, 2007 | Staff Report | Outdoors/Recreation


Keep a tight line

The windy weather continued, so we didn't get any fishing reports for this week. Ray Good man said there was very little activity and only a few sheephead were caught. This is the time of year when we should have the large roe trout in our area.

May 20, 2007 | By Allen Branch | Outdoors/Recreation


LCRD volleyball

May 20, 2007 | Staff Report | Outdoors/Recreation


LCRD summer events

DAY CAMP: ages 6 and older,

May 20, 2007 | Staff Report | Outdoors/Recreation


Wind blowing away fishing

The windy weather continued, so we didn't get any fishing reports for this week. Ray Good man said there was very little activity and only a few sheephead were caught. This is the time of year when we should have the large roe trout in our area.

May 15, 2007 | By Allen Branch Columnist | Outdoors/Recreation


Revised rules encourage fishing

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division is making it easier for anglers to validate their outstanding catches by revising the 2007 rules for WRD's Angler Award Program.

May 15, 2007 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Much of South Georgia's drought 'extreme'

By Russ Bynum

May 10, 2007 | By Russ Bynum Associated Press Writer | Outdoors/Recreation


River groups raise money to preserve coastal resources

Supporters of Georgia's rivers and coast enjoyed Coastal Treasures, an evening fundraiser hosted April 14 at Delegal Marina to support work that preserves the state's coastal resources.

May 08, 2007 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Hearings on hunting laws

The Georgia DNR, WRD will hold three public hearings to receive input on proposed changes to the hunting regulations for the 2007-2008 and 2008-2009 seasons. The public hearings are scheduled for Tuesday in Newnan, Wednesday Cordele and Thursday in Jasper.

May 08, 2007 | Staff Report | Outdoors/Recreation


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Camping deals available for state parks

ATLANTA - Those who love lazy summer days and sleeping under the stars can save money with camping deals from Georgia's state parks.

July 16, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Limited red snapper season opens

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker recently approved a request by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries to allow limited recreational harvesting of red snapper in federal waters, according to Doug Haymans, policy coordinator with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.

July 15, 2014 | By Randy C. Murray | Outdoors/Recreation


Wildlife Rescue has busy baby season

In an effort to educate the public about what to do when finding a wild animal that may be injured or orphaned, the Georgia Wildlife Rescue Association (GWRA) has released information about the numbers and types of calls that they have received on their statewide Wildlife Hotline. Barely two months old, the toll-free number has had even more of an impact than expected. Calls average between 25 per day, but the organization reports that they have received as many as 50 on some days.

July 09, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


Savannah angler sets state game-fish record

BRUNSWICK - Brendin Page of Savannah is the newest Georgia saltwater game fish record-holder after landing a 205-pound, 8-ounce swordfish while fishing offshore May 31.

July 04, 2014 | Special to the Courier | Outdoors/Recreation


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