On Thursday, June 11, the House of Representatives Natural Resources Committee will vote on H.R. 2647, the “Resilient Federal Forests Act of 2015.”
This time of year, as snakes are out and about in the great outdoors, the Department of Natural Resources gets many questions about Michigan’s snakes. Michigan is home to 18 different species.
In May, 12,000 South Dakota fourth graders received a free pass to South Dakota State Parks through the new “Go Fourth” program.
Rare footage of Kit Fox pups playing in the Eastern Oregon desert recently was captured on video. Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife biologists have been studying the foxes since 2012.
Drought conditions, hot temperatures, and increased fire danger have resulted in the implementation of fire restrictions on the Tonto National Forest.
Apply today for an Arizona Game and Fish Department Heritage grant and a chance to support your project.
Arizona’s mild start to the summer has created perfect conditions for off-highway vehicle (OHV) enthusiasts to head out and view some of the state’s most picturesque locations.
This action was preceded in January with a Notice of Intent, which went unanswered by the Service.
The surveys indicate a continuing increase in numbers for mule deer, and mostly unchanging populations of whitetail deer across the region.
A study launching in 2015 will measure the actual amounts of venison and other wild protein harvested annually in North America.
The contest is sanctioned by the Nevada Board of Wildlife Commissioners, with the winning artwork to be featured on the 2016-2017 state stamp…
Periodic outbreaks of these insects are a part of the natural cycle of events associated with the maturing of balsam fir and white spruce.
Pheasants Forever continues to expand throughout the country with the addition of the organization’s newest chapter in North Dakota.
A mountain lion that was killed in November by a deer hunter east of Hermitage in Bradley County is almost certainly the same mountain lion that was sighted in southern Marion County in September.
Develop outdoor skills this summer at the Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center. The center is offering summer day camps perfect for the budding outdoorsman or outdoorswoman in your life.
Two history museums in northern Michigan once again have opened their doors to the visiting public.
As you drive across the Mississippi Alluvial Valley, also known as the Arkansas Delta, you can usually see thousands of acres of production cropland.
With schedules full and vacations planned, summer is around the corner, but many still are finding a few hours to work together to make a difference for wildlife and those who enjoy it.
The South Dakota Parks and Wildlife Foundation (SDPWF) announced today the purchase of Spring Creek Country Club (SCCC) which borders the south side of Good Earth State Park.
The last thing Jenni Rice expected Wednesday was to get a call from the Arizona Game and Fish Department.
The 2015 Fort Sisseton Historical Festival was well attended despite overcast skies on Saturday. This year’s festival boasted a historic dedication, political dignitaries.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) announced today the rules and timeframe for the 2016 Louisiana Waterfowl Conservation Stamp, or Louisiana Duck Stamp competition.
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) has announced the selection of Warden Chris Stoots as its 2015 Wildlife Officer of the Year.
The U.S. Sportsmen’s Alliance has once again earned the highest rating possible for sound fiscal management & commitment to accountability & transparency from Charity Navigator…
The disease was found in free-ranging Canada geese in Macomb County. Avian influenza is a virus that can infect both free-ranging and domestic poultry such as chickens, turkeys, quail and geese.
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has closed public access to the Fir Island Farms Reserve, where work has begun to restore 131 acres of tidal marsh in the Skagit River Delta.
Today, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and its partners celebrate the 20th anniversary of the first ever Safe Harbor Agreement (SHA), created in 1995 to protect the endangered red-cockaded…..
You can learn how to shoot guns, catch fish in a fishing pond and ride all-terrain vehicles at Outdoor Adventure Days.
The 2015-2020 Pennsylvania Game Commission Strategic Plan is available for public review.
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will use $10,000 in funding from a grant program for continued development and management planning for the Cowboy Recreation and Nature Trail.
The Tenth International Conference on Climate Change will occur and the odds are that the mainstream media, as it has done for all the previous conferences, will do its best to ignore it…
Paddling enthusiasts hope to see an unprecedented number of canoes and kayaks on the Minnesota River on Saturday, June 13 (National Get Outdoors Day).
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources foresters are seeing many silver maples and some elms with stunted or no leaves and an abundance of seeds this spring.
The event will feature a river theme to highlight the ecological and historical importance of the St. Louis River, which flows through the park.
But enjoying the state’s scenic beauty and plethora of outdoor recreational opportunities comes with its risks.
Bring the whole family to this 5K walk/run with a wild twist on Saturday, June 20 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at E.E. Wilson Wildlife Area near Corvallis.
Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) game wardens are seeking information on a black bear sow that was shot and abandoned last week in the South Fork of Little Joe Creek, just west of the town of…
At its national convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Ducks Unlimited recognized Mississippi as the top fundraising state in the country for 2014.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced that veteran journalist John Pepin will join the department as deputy public information officer.
A donation by Backcountry Hunters & Anglers to the Wyoming Game and Fish Department’s popular “Access Yes” program will expand the acreage open to access for sportsmen who hunt and fish in the…..