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Georgia Bass Slam is Back for 2018
Posted on: 03/16/18
The Georgia Bass Slam is back for 2018. The WRD introduced the Georgia Bass Slam last year to recognize anglers with the knowledge and skill to catch different species of bass in a variety of habitats across the state. To qualify for the Georgia Bass Slam, fish must...

Georgia 2018 Statewide Turkey Hunting Season Opens March 24
Posted on: 03/16/18

Georgia turkey hunters ready for the season to open on Saturday, Mar. 24. The Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division expects that the 2018 season will be better than 2017. With a bag limit of three gobblers per season, hunters have from...

Kansas Westar Energy Invites Area Youth To Guided Turkey Hunts
Posted on: 03/16/18

Westar Energy invites eligible Kamsas youth to participate in spring turkey hunts April 1-17 at Jeffrey Energy Center, 7 miles north of St. Marys. The youth-season event – open to novice hunters age 12 to 16 who have never harvested a turkey – is supported by...

Kentucky 2018 Statewide Turkey Hunting Season Opens April 14 -- Scouting is Key
Posted on: 03/16/18

In Kentucky, hunters still have ample time to scout and develop a game plan to increase their odds of success in the upcoming spring turkey season. This year, Kentucky’s youth-only season is the weekend of April 7-8. The start of the 23-day general statewide season follows on April 14. It ends May 6. Start at the computer then...

Kentucky Revised Fishing Regulations for 2018
Posted on: 03/16/18

A reduction in the statewide daily creel limit from 30 fish to 20 fish for crappie highlights the new fishing regulations for 2018. The regulations went into effect March 1. The amount of hours spent crappie fishing and the fishing pressure on crappie are increasing across the state is one reason for the change the other is fishing pressure on...

Kentucky Kleber WMA Pistol Range Closed Until Further Notice
Posted on: 03/16/18

The public pistol range at John A. Kleber Wildlife Management Area (WMA) in Owen County, Kentucky is closed until further notice for cleanup and repairs.Rounds of heavy rains in recent weeks caused portions of the tall earthen berms surrounding the pistol range on three sides to...

New Mexico Deadline for 2018 Big Game Applications is March 21 -- Information Center Open Extra Hours
Posted on: 03/16/18

The New Mexico 2018 application deadline for big game including elk, deer, pronghorn antelope, Barbary and bighorn sheep, oryx, ibex and javelina is 5 p.m. March 21. New Mexico Department of Game and Fish employees will be working extended hours and Saturdays this month to...

South Carolina 2018 Spring Turkey Season Opens March 30 -- Forecast Good
Posted on: 03/16/18

An estimated 50,000 hunters will take to the woods during the South Carolina upcoming turkey season. Season dates for private lands are March 20 to May 5 statewide. For all Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs) where turkey hunting is allowed, the season will open on...

For Texas Hunters Patience is Key for Upcoming Spring Turkey Season
Posted on: 03/16/18

Patience as much as skill will be tested during the opening days of this year’s spring turkey season, as Texas hunters may be forced to wait out the natural pecking order to get a gobbler’s attention. Recent field observations suggest hens are slowly becoming receptive, and breeding activity should be peaking over the next few weeks. The spring seasons for...

Wisconsin Bonus Turkey Harvest Authorizations (Lefover Permits) on Sale Week of March 19th
Posted on: 03/16/18

Wisconsin bonus turkey harvest authorizations (previously known as leftover permits) will go on sale the week of March 19 with each zone having a designated sales date. Bonus harvest authorizations can be purchased online and at all license agents. The following zones and scheduled sales dates are as follows...

Wisconsin to Have First Managed Elk Hunt - Apply Starting May 1st
Posted on: 03/16/18

Following more than 22 years of elk management and reintroduction efforts, 2018 will mark Wisconsin's first managed elk hunt in state history. Interested hunters can apply, however, only Wisconsin residents are eligible to purchase an elk tag. The application fee is $10 and applications will be available starting May 1. The area of the planned hunt is...