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"); //0 document.write("Deer shot with fishing arrow; FWP looking for information"); document.write("
BILLINGS — Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is offering a reward of as much as $1,000 for information about a mule deer buck that was killed illegally with a fishing arrow over the weekend in a Lockwood residential area. FWP game warden Connor Langel said someone shot the buck with a fishing arrow, which had […]

"); //1 document.write("Fewer than 2,300 permit-tags remain for Arizona javelina hunts"); document.write("
PHOENIX — Arizona hunters who were unsuccessful in the recent 2019 spring draw still have an opportunity to receive a hunt permit-tag for javelina. The Arizona Game and Fish Department has posted a list of leftover hunt permit-tags on its website at As of Tuesday, there were 2,230 leftover hunt permit-tags for the following […]

"); //2 document.write("Survey Shows Marylanders Support Deer Hunting"); document.write("
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources announced the results of a public opinion survey, done in cooperation with the University of Delaware and Responsive Management on white-tailed deer. The telephone survey covered a range of topics and will be used to support revision of the department’s deer management plan. The survey, taken by more than […]

"); //3 document.write("KDWPT To Remove Access Fees at Two Major Trails"); document.write("
PRATT ­– Beginning Jan. 1, 2019, visitors at Prairie Spirit Trail State Park and Flint Hills Trail State Park will no longer be required to purchase trail access permits. The Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism (KWPT) Commission repealed the regulation that requires trail access permits at the Commission’s Nov. 15, 2018 public meeting in Russell […]

"); //4 document.write("Minnesota DNR proposes to strengthen bear hunting tooth sample requirement"); document.write("
Bear hunters who are successful in 2019 and after would be required to submit a bear tooth sample to be eligible for the upcoming year’s bear hunting license lottery under a new rule proposed by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The DNR has for many years required hunters to submit bear tooth samples. In […]

"); //5 document.write("Snook harvest seasonal closure in Atlantic starts Dec. 15"); document.write("
The recreational harvest season for snook closes Dec. 15 in Atlantic state and federal waters, including Lake Okeechobee and the Kissimmee River, and will remain closed through Jan. 31, 2019, reopening to harvest Feb. 1. Anglers may continue to catch and release snook during the closed season. Most state and all federal waters in the […]

"); //6 document.write("Kansas Big Game Permit Drawing in January"); document.write("
PRATT – At a public meeting in Lawrence on Jan. 17, 2019, Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism Commissioners will draw the names of seven conservation organizations that will receive special big game permits. The Commission Big Game Permit program allows eligible organizations a chance to draw one of seven big game permits, which can then […]

"); //7 document.write("New program aims to boost grasslands in state game areas"); document.write("
Last week, representatives of the DNR, Pheasants Forever and several other groups gathered at Maple River State Game Area (which stretches through Clinton, Gratiot and Ionia counties) to launch the Adopt-A-Game-Area program and dedicate a kiosk recognizing sponsors of the game area. This new program encourages individuals and organizations to sponsor grassland habitat projects on […]

"); //8 document.write("Arizona Mearns quail season underway"); document.write("
PHOENIX — The wait is over for hunters eager to get out and stomp around the often steep and rocky terrain of southeastern Arizona in search of Mearns’ quail. The season begins Friday, Dec. 7, and runs through Feb. 10, 2019. The season for Gambel’s, scaled and California quail has been underway since Oct. 19 […]

"); //9 document.write("Michigan DNR officers prevent woman from jumping off MacArthur Bridge"); document.write("
A 25-year-old woman from Detroit who threatened to jump off the MacArthur Bridge Friday afternoon willingly received medical attention as the result of two Michigan Department of Natural Resources conservation officers’ efforts. Conservation Officer Ben Lasher was patrolling Belle Isle when he was notified by the Michigan State Police dispatch at 12:31 p.m. Friday, about […]

"); //10 document.write("More than 60,000 Deer Checked During Ohio’s Weeklong Gun Season"); document.write("
COLUMBUS, OH – Despite enduring some poor weather, hunters in Ohio checked 60,557 white-tailed deer during the 2018 weeklong deer-gun season, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Last year, hunters checked 72,814 deer over the same period. Ohio’s deer-gun hunting season remains a tradition enjoyed by thousands of hunters for more than […]

"); //11 document.write("Michigan conservation officer finds missing Cadillac teens with alleged abductor"); document.write("
Two teenage girls reported missing after not returning home from their Cadillac Junior High School Friday were located Saturday night by Michigan Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer Mike Hearn. Trinity Machowski, 13, and Arrianna Schings, 14, were found with alleged abductor Christopher Wagenschutz, 34, of Cadillac early Saturday evening in Kalkaska County. After initially […]

"); //12 document.write("Alabama Hunters Take 144 Alligators"); document.write("
Alabama hunters harvested 144 alligators during the 2018 seasons with the heaviest weighing in at 700 pounds. A total of 260 tags were issued in the four hunting zones. John Herthum of Montgomery took the 700-pound gator that measured 11 feet, 10 inches in the Southeast Zone, which includes private and public waters in Barbour, […]

"); //13 document.write("DEC Deploys Bronx’s City Island Bridge to Expand Hempstead Reef"); document.write("
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos today announced that this week DEC’s Artificial Reef Program deployed parts of the old City Island Bridge in the Bronx on the Hempstead Reef to enhance local fishery habitat as part of Governor Cuomo’s initiative to significantly expand New York’s network of artificial reefs. […]

"); //14 document.write("North Dakota Coyote Catalog Available for Hunters, Landowners"); document.write("
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department and North Dakota Department of Agriculture are once again opening the Coyote Catalog, a statewide effort designed to connect coyote hunters and trappers with landowners who are dealing with coyotes in their areas. Last winter, nearly 30 landowners participated in the Coyote Catalog, along with 500 hunters and […]

"); //15 document.write("Non-Native, Exotic Tick Found In New England For First Time"); document.write("
PROVIDENCE – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management (DEM) today announced that the longhorned tick, an exotic pest from Asia, has been found for the first time in New England. Working in cooperation with the Animal and Plant Health and Inspection Service (APHIS) of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA), DEM is asking livestock […]

"); //16 document.write("Sublette Deer Bouncing Back"); document.write("
Pinedale Wildlife Biologist Dean Clause, along with area game wardens, recently completed the annual post-hunt season deer survey for the Sublette mule deer herd around Pinedale. As was hoped, the number of fawns improved significantly with 71 fawns being counted for every 100 does. This is a welcome improvement from the 49 per 100 does […]

"); //17 document.write("Transmitters following Wyoming’s burrowing owls over winter"); document.write("
Cheyenne – New developments in solar-powered GPS technology are helping researchers collect more data on the elusive seasonal migration and winter ranges of burrowing owls that nest in Wyoming during the summer months. Nicknamed in some birding circles as the “howdy owl” for the way they bob their heads as if they’re nodding hello, burrowing […]

"); //18 document.write("TFWC Summary of Deer Management Plan"); document.write("
NASHVILLE — The Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency’s five-year strategic deer management plan was presented during the Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission’s final meeting of 2018. The two-day meeting concluded Friday at the TWRA’s Region II Ray Bell Building in the Ellington Agricultural Center. The strategic deer management plan has six major goals. This includes gathering […]

"); //19 document.write("Northern California Commercial Dungeness Crab Season Delayed"); document.write("
Based on results of another quality test, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) Director Charlton H. Bonham has announced an additional 15-day delay of the northern California commercial Dungeness Crab season. The new opener date is Dec. 31. Results of the Dec. 4 quality test continue to show that Dungeness Crab are not […]