Father Hupp Wildlife Management Area (WMA) is temporarily closed effective immediately due to the presence of six endangered whooping cranes.
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission wants to remind hunters about the River Antlerless permits that remain available.
The samples were collected in 2015 from bats hibernating in a mine in Cass County in eastern Nebraska.
Nebraska’s fifth annual special youth pheasant hunt was a success this year, with mentors providing youth with a safe, positive and successful hunting experience.
Nebraska has recorded its second-highest bull elk harvest ever.
Pheasant numbers are 55 percent higher than last year.
Family, friends and longtime colleagues gathered at Branched Oak Wildlife Management Area (WMA) in Lancaster County on Oct. 24 to dedicate the field trial area to Chester (Chet) A. McClain.
Upland game hunters across Nebraska will have improved prospects during this year’s pheasant season.
Hunters across the state saw noticeably improved hunting for pheasant and quail on the opening weekend of the season Oct. 31 – Nov. 1, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission.
The league consists of a 50-round course that is both fun and challenging to shoot for both advanced and novice shooters.
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission has received a $150,000 grant from the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation to provide Monarch Butterfly habitat.
Volunteer youth fishing instructors will be certified by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission at a free workshop on Oct. 17 at Ak-Sar-Ben Aquarium
Fort Hartsuff State Historic Park will host The Timeline of American Military Firearms, 1860-1990 on Oct. 3-4.
Nebraska’s fall turkey season is now open, and hunters are taking to the woods and fields for a chance to fill their tags for this fall turkey hunt.
Experience the annual Missouri River Outdoor Expo on Sept. 19-20 at Ponca State Park for a fun, skill-building, educational and entertaining weekend for the family.
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission reminds hunters of several things to accomplish and be aware of as hunting seasons begin.
September in Nebraska means football – and hunting. The first day of the month brings the opener of several hunting seasons, including dove, grouse and archery deer.
Construction has officially begun on an addition to the Wildcat Hills Nature Center south of Gering.
Target shooting is prohibited, effective immediately, on portions of Hamburg Bend Wildlife Management Area (WMA) south of Nebraska City in Otoe County because of safety issues.
Results of a survey indicate that northern bobwhite populations appear to be continuing their rebound in Nebraska following the severe winters of 2009-2010 and the severe drought of 2012-2013.
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission set the 2015 early teal season dates at its July 16 meeting in Sidney.
Cabela’s Outdoor Fund has renewed a three-year agreement to gift $150,000 to the Nebraska Game and Parks Foundation in support of the Half-Price Youth Lifetime Permit Program.
Women interested in learning all aspects of rifle shooting are invited to attend a series of Beyond Becoming an Outdoors-Woman classes in July at various locations across southeast Nebraska.
The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission will consider 2015 early teal season dates at its meeting July 16 in Sidney.
A habitat project will begin sometime this summer on Bassway Strip Wildlife Management Area in Buffalo County to benefit bobwhite quail, wild turkey, white-tailed deer and many other species.
A boating accident on the morning of June 29 in the tailwaters below Gavins Point Dam in Cedar County claimed the life of a 68-year-old Creighton woman.
Meat processors have until July 20 to apply for participation in the 2015 Hunters Helping the Hungry program, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission.
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.
The Nebraska Game and Parks Outdoor Education Center in Lincoln offers basics skills training to women interested in learning about handguns during the new Ladies’ Day at the Range series.
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.
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.
Women looking for new adventures or a fun-filled weekend with friends and family can find what they’re looking for in Becoming an Outdoors-Woman activities in Nebraska.
Learn all aspects of rimfire sporter rifle shooting at a clinic at Platte River State Park this summer.
Aggressive Nebraska Moose often show a variety of signs, including pinned back or flattened ears with fur raised around the neck and back…
Hayden Baehr of the Wilber 5 Clovers 4-H team was perfect Thursday.
Dean Rodgers of Papillion-LaVista won the Cornhusker Cup at the 46th Cornhusker Trapshoot on Saturday.
Omaha police shot and killed a mountain lion near 120th and Q streets in Millard on Wednesday evening.
Cast a vote for Nebraska as one of America’s Top Family Fishing and Boating Spots and become eligible to win a Florida family vacation.
The entire population of whooping cranes in the Central Flyway is expected to migrate through Nebraska over the next several weeks. Conservation entities encourage the public to report whooping crane