Hey, folks. Hope everyone is having a nice weekend. I know that we have had some wind come our way, yet I still have a couple of fishing reports. One thing I always have said about fish is they don't mind that it's raining, because they are in the water and the wind doesn't bother them. Here we go: • I spoke to Stan Kane this week, and he, Ronnie Harris and Nick Schreeves ...
Hunting, fishing and boating are endless sources of fun for those who participate. Outdoor sports also are part of a billion-dollar industry for the Peach State, according to Michael Spencer of Georgia Wildlife Resources Division's license and boat registration unit. "(Georgia) get(s) about $22 million a year from the sale of hunting and fishing licenses alone," Spencer said, explaining the money generated from licenses was a fraction of the economic impact of the outdoor recreation ...
BRUNSWICK - A state agency is asking Georgians to keep a lookout for protected birds and their nests during trips to the beach.
Hello, everyone. Hope you had a good weekend. This week, I am going to write about my mother. This day is all about those fabulous women who do so much and expect so little for it. My mother was my best friend as far back as I can remember. She always was there for me, whether it was to pick me up from football practice or to let me have some money for a ...
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Two of Georgia's public shooting ranges on Wildlife Management Areas will close for a short time beginning later this month, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division.
The inaugural Fishin' for a Cure Angler Tournament, held April 28 in Long County, raised $10,000 for two area residents battling diseases.
With manatees and sea turtles now widespread in Georgia's coastal waters, boaters should be on the lookout for these big and rare animals.
BRUNSWICK, Ga. (AP) - Authorities in Brunswick, who have been trying to figure out what to do about a shrimp boat that sank nearly five months ago, say they have found enough funds to raise the vessel.
Hello, friends and neighbors - Tight Line Jr. here, and I hope all is going smoothly for you and yours.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Outdoorsmen can enhance their outdoor experience by downloading the new mobile app from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Georgia's state reptile is in line for some much needed help from a federal Farm Bill program. But interested landowners have only until April 30 to apply for financial assistance through the new Working Lands for Wildlife partnership.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Seeing a black bear in Georgia, even in metro Atlanta, is not unusual, especially during spring.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Designed with everything outdoors in mind, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division's summer archery camps aim to educate and engage adventurous youth. Registration is now open for two camps, beginning in June.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - A 13-pound, 4-ounce largemouth bass recently was caught and released back into Ocmulgee Public Fishing Area during survey work conducted by fisheries biologists with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Wildlife Resources Division.
Liberty County Bass Club angler Ron Welch took first place during the club's last tournament April 7 at Lake Tobasaki in Macon.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Those needing a hunter-education course before deer season have three options to make that happen.
TYBEE ISLAND, Ga. – Tybee Island, Georgia, is set to host the 9th Annual Tybee Island Pirate Fest on Oct. 10-13, bringing plenty of swashbuckling family-friendly fun. Every Columbus Day weekend, Tybee Island transforms into a lively pirate village, celebrating the colorful seafaring history of the Georgia coast.
SAVANNAH, GA. -- Visitors to Savannah's Skidaway Island State Park can now sleep in air-conditioned comfort thanks to new camper cabins. The three mini-cabins each offer a screened porch, bathroom with shower, kitchen, master bedroom and kids' sleeping loft. Guests bring their own linens, cooking supplies and sense of adventure. Outside, they'll find a picnic table, grill and fire ring surrounded by beautiful Live Oaks and Spanish moss. Skidaway Island State Park offers a wide ...
Archery enthusiasts have a new range to visit now that the Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center (CEWC) Archery Range officially opened today, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division.
Free celebrations are planned in the area for National Hunting and Fishing Day on Sept. 28, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division.
COVINGTON - The Georgia Wildlife Federation, through the Foundation's State Giving Program, last week received a $35,000 grant from the Walmart Foundation to assist with Georgia Hunters for the Hungry.
Local hunting show "Hunten Ham Horn Feather" will air at 8 a.m. Sunday.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Deer-hunting season opens Saturday statewide.
The city of Hinesville will host its first 5K run/walk to benefit mental-health patients and build awareness at 8 a.m. Saturday in downtown Hinesville's Bradwell Park.
SOCIAL CIRCLE -Waterfowl hunting season dates and regulations have been approved for the 2013-2014 season by the Board of Natural Resources.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - The upcoming Labor Day holiday is expected to bring people to the water to celebrate for one more warm-weather weekend.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - The 2013-14 Georgia Hunting Seasons and Regulations Guide is available online and in print, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division recently announced.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - All hunters interested in participating in a deer-quota hunt need to complete an online application that must be in before midnight Sept. 1, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division.
SOCIAL CIRCLE - Women interested in the outdoors, but perhaps with little-to-no outdoor knowledge, can discover hunting, fishing, boating and other recreational skills through a program series provided by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center.