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Arizona 2017-18 Quail Hunting Outlook Promising as Season Opens
Posted on: 10/19/17

Arizona 2017-18 quail hunting outlook promising as season opened October 6 for Gambel's & Scaled Quail. Good winter precipitation particularly benefitted Gambel’s quail, the best-known and most widespread of the state’s three main species. That led to spring call counts that were almost double what they were in...

Idaho 2017 Steelhead Harvest Season Opens -Anglers Should Note Some Regulation Changes
Posted on: 10/19/17

Idaho harvest season for adipose-clipped hatchery steelhead opened Sunday, Oct. 15 on the Snake, Salmon and Clearwater rivers. Anglers should note some NEW regulation changes. The Fish and Game Commission on Friday, Oct. 13 approved opening the harvest season, but reduced the traditional daily bag limit from...

Idaho 2017 Pheasant Hunting Season Opens Oct 21 in Areas 2 & 3
Posted on: 10/19/17

Beginning Saturday Oct 21 in Areas 2 & 3, Idaho hunters will get more opportunity for stocked birds at several Fish and Game's Wildlife Management Areas. The daily bag limit is 3 cocks, possession limit of 9 cocks. Hunters should beware of special rules pertaining to WMAs where pheasants are stocked....

Idaho Duck Numbers Down from Last Year as Season Gets Underway
Posted on: 10/19/17

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's annual North American waterfowl breeding and population habitat survey showed 2017 habitat conditions were similar to, or improved, compared to 2016, with a few exceptions...

Kansas 2017-18 Goose Hunting Season Opens Oct 28
Posted on: 10/19/17

Kansas 2017-18 goose hunting season opens Oct 28. Canada geese, which include the giant Canadas that can weigh upwards of 12 pounds, and light geese (snows and Ross’) kick off the first of the Kansas goose seasons Oct 28-29, followed by...

New Michigan State-Record Cisco Caught on Lake Ottawa
Posted on: 10/19/17

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources recently confirmed a new state-record fish for cisco (formerly known as lake herring). This marks the second state-record fish caught in 2017. The fish was caught Friday, June 9, at 10 a.m. by Michael Lemanski of Florence, Wisconsin, on Lake Ottawa in Iron County in...

Ohio Hunting Lottery Drawing Nov 1 for Young Archers at Abraham Forest
Posted on: 10/19/17

A lottery drawing will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 1, at 6 p.m. for youth bow hunters wishing to participate in this year’s archery season for white-tailed deer at the Abraham Forest, 1 mile west of Green Springs, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). Four lottery applicants will be selected for...

WDFW to Stock More Than 100,000 Trout in Washington Lakes
Posted on: 10/19/17

With thousands of rainbow trout destined for Washington lakes before November, anglers should have plenty of places to enjoy great fishing this fall and through the holiday season. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will stock at least 45 Washington lakes with catchable-size trout this fall. Additionally...

West Virginia National Forest and WMA Roads Open to Hunters with Disabilities
Posted on: 10/19/17

A unique program developed by the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources (DNR) and the U.S. Forest Service has increased accessibility of public lands for hunters with physical challenges who possess a Class Q/QQ special hunting permit. In addition...