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…..
The Court of Appeals ruling overturns a March 2014 decision from the Marquette County Circuit Court…
The South Dakota Parks and Wildlife Foundation (SDPWF) announced the election of three Sioux Falls community leaders to the foundation’s Board of Directors.
If you bring something to shoot at, take it home when you are done. If you see trigger trash, take some of it home with you in a garbage bag…
Pepper was a special dog, a female black Labrador retriever that won multiple national titles.
More incidences of bats infected with white-nose syndrome, a fungal disease deadly to bats, have been found at several locations in the Ouachita Mountains and in the Ozark Mountains.
The Colorado chapter of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers recognized two members, Bill Sustrich & Paul Vertrees, for their sustained contributions to protecting big game habitat…
Will there be earthquakes here in the U.S.? Yes. The New Madrid earthquakes were the biggest in the nation’s history, occurring in the Mississippi Valley & so large they were felt as far away as Bosto
SCI Foundation will represent the sustainable use community in a bilateral Polar Bear Stakeholder Forum.
First Year of Expanded Support for Those Using OHVs to Enjoy the Outdoors; GRANT Projects Showcase Partnership between Land Managers and Riders to Create and Protect Access…
The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation awarded $50,000 in grant funding to Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) and Wildlife Services to assist Montana with its wolf management plan implementation.
Two individuals dedicated to improving deer hunting opportunities for those who hunt in Louisiana were honored with Quality Deer Management Association (QDMA) awards at the Louisiana Wildlife and…
Steel core ammunition is more likely to start a forest fire than lead ammo, but even lead ammo under the right conditions can start a fire…
West Nile virus (WNV) is a mosquito-borne disease of considerable concern to human health and to owners of unvaccinated horses.
The winner of a contest sponsored by the West Virginia State Parks system will get to spend the first night in the newly refurbished Thorny Mountain Fire Tower in Seneca State Forest.
Libby never had to take a bullet for her family, but she did give her people over ten devoted years of her life. She will be missed…
The National Park Service announced its final General Management Plan (GMP) for Biscayne National Park. Despite commitments made by Biscayne National Park officials to work with stakeholders and…..
As summer kicks off in Michigan, national ATV Safety Week (June 6-14) is a good opportunity for the Department of Natural Resources to remind riders of important safety tips.
Family dining against the backdrop of the scenic Platte River is returning to Eugene T. Mahoney State Park (SP).
All wildlife species surveyed during the 2015 April Rural Mail Carrier Survey appeared to have a good overwinter survival heading into breeding season.
Based on a thorough review of the scene, I believe he had little or no choice but to take the action that he did…
Columns lambasting Caffe Nero for their cowardice and “Stop the Cull” for their tactics have appeared across the political spectrum of the media…
This is the first time the disease has been found in Michigan’s free-ranging deer population. In 2008 a white-tailed deer from a privately owned cervid (POC) facility in Kent County tested positive.
Fawning season for white-tailed deer in Delaware has begun, with most fawns born during the last week of May through the first week of June.
The Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks Hunter Education course dates have been set for the Plentywood area.
Elk from Kentucky have reached their new home near Black River Falls, Wis.
The monarch butterfly, Topeka shiner and gopher tortoise are among the imperiled species that will benefit from $5.7 million in grants to 11 states through the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s…..
West Virginia Division of Natural Resources Director Robert Fala has presented letters of promotion to three new district captains of the DNR Law Enforcement Section.
Outdoors enthusiasts now can learn the latest information about enforcement of West Virginia’s hunting, fishing and wildlife laws by way of Facebook at “West Virginia Natural Resources Police.”
To provide the general public alligator harvest opportunities, the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will select eligible alligator hunters through a lottery selection system.
Bobby Cales was promoted to the rank of law enforcement captain for West Virginia Division of Natural Resources District 6 effective May 1, 2015.
With Michigan’s spring turkey season now in full swing, the Department of Natural Resources reminds hunters of two important spring turkey hunting opportunities.
DNREC is marking the 25th anniversary of American Wetlands Month with ongoing efforts to restore wetlands, raise awareness of their values and benefits, and encourage actions to protect them.
The Mako Group encourages shooters and hunters to adhere to guidelines released by the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) noting what shooters can do in preventing wildfires all over the…..
Wisconsin’s Beaver Management Plan is nearly complete, and those who wish to play a role in beaver management are encouraged to attend a public meeting or provide feedback before June 22.