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Additional Delaware Deer Hunting Seasons Open in January 2022
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/04/22

Hunters are encouraged to harvest does (female deer) to help manage the size and quality of Delaware’s deer population. Deer hunting is allowed on all Sundays through January 2022, using only those hunting methods legal for the respective established deer hunting seasons. Successful hunters field-dressed deer may be donated. Some waterfowl and upland bird hunting are also in Jan. Deer hunting dates are...

FWC to Close 2022 St. Johns River Blue Crabbing Jan 16-26
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/04/22

Florida recreational and commercial blue crab traps in all waters of the St. Johns River system must be removed from the water before Jan. 16, the first day of a 10-day trap closure. This closure will give groups authorized by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) the opportunity to identify and retrieve lost and abandoned blue crab traps from the water. The closure includes...

Hawaii Bans Shark Fishing in State Marine Waters
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/04/22

Beginning Jan. 1, 2022, it will be illegal to knowingly capture, entangle, or kill any species of shark in Hawaii State marine waters. Act 51 (House Bill 533) passed in the last legislative session. While the shark fishing ban goes into effect New Year’s Day, we still have work to do before it’s fully implemented. The new law does not apply to...

Idaho Anglers are Reminded that 2022-24 New Fishing Regulations Take Effect
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/04/22

The Idaho Fish and Game Commission approved the 2022-24 Fishing Seasons and Rules, and anglers will see about 23 changes that took effect on Jan. 1. Steelhead bag limits have been modified for spring 2022 seasons, which are not reflected in the printed version of the 2022-24 Fishing Seasons & Rules booklet because commissioners set the default steelhead seasons and bag limits for three years, but those may be modified depending on...

When the Weather gets Cool the Fishing gets Hot in Mississippi
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/04/22

Winter Crappie: When the weather gets cool the fishing gets hot in Mississippi. Flood Control Reservoirs (Arkabutla, Sardis, Enid, Grenada): Expect murky, fluctuating water as rain runoff fills the lakes and the Corps of Engineers releases water to maintain winter pools. The lakes are normally low with limited boating access. Fish and anglers concentrate in...

MDWFP Confirms CWD found in Warren County
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/04/22

The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) received test results indicating a mature buck collected in Warren County was positive for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD). The buck was reported to MDWFP in mid-December as potentially diseased given its drastically emaciated and lethargic condition. It was found approximately 4 miles north of...

Texas Toyota ShareLunker Program Kicks Off 36th Season
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/04/22

The month of January begins a new year and with it the beginning of the 36th season of the Texas Toyota ShareLunker program when anglers across the state, and for that matter the nation, cast their lines and fish for Largemouth Bass in Texas’ world class fisheries. The Toyota ShareLunker program has played an integral part in making Texas a destination for hundreds of thousands of anglers in search of this prized sport fish. In addition...

Wyoming 2022 Super Tag Deadline extended to Jan 31
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/04/22

The Wyoming 2022 Super Tag deadline has been changed to January 31. This new deadline provides Super Tag raffle winners with more time to plan their hunts to take full advantage of their Super Tag licenses. Win a Mark V Backcountry 2.0 or one of two Mark V Hunter rifles donated by Weatherby! Every time you purchase a Super Tag or Super Tag Trifecta ticket during the month of JANUARY, your name is entered into a raffle to WIN. The raffle includes:

Wyoming Shed Antler/Horn Hunting Closed in Western/Southern Regions
Posted by TBC Press on: 01/04/22

For many sections of public lands in western and southern Wyoming, the shed antler and horn hunting collection closed Jan 01, 2022. The shed collection closure is meant to protect wintering big game. A Wyoming Game and Fish Commission regulation prohibits anyone from collecting shed antlers or horns on public land, such as U.S. Forest Service and Bureau of Land Management lands, state lands and...