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CDFW Closes Razor Clam Fishery In Del Norte County Again
Posted by TBC Press on: 12/23/21

CDFW Director Charlton H. Bonham has closed the recreational razor clam fishery in Del Norte County following a recommendation from the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, which, in consultation with the CA Department of Public Health, determined that the consumption of razor clams taken from Del Norte County poses a significant threat for…

FWC Updates on Saltwater Fishing for 2022
Posted by TBC Press on: 12/23/21

Florida 2022 Grouper and snapper season changes to look for Jan 1st in Gulf and Atlantic. The Spotted seatrout Central East Management Region season also reopens Jan 1st. Several species of grouper and snapper will either open or close to harvest in Gulf and Atlantic state waters starting Jan. 1. Spotted seatrout will reopen to recreational harvest Jan. 1 in…

Georgia 2022 Shad Season Opens Jan 1st
Posted by TBC Press on: 12/23/21

Georgia commercial fishermen can take to the water beginning at 12 a.m. on Jan. 1, 2022, to take advantage of the opening day of shad season, according to the Georgia DNR’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). Shad season is scheduled to run through midnight on Mar. 31, 2022. The 2022 shad season includes the following specific regulations for rivers…

Apply for Hawaii Combination 2022 Lānaʻi Axis Deer/Mouflon Sheep Hunting Season Jan 10
Posted by TBC Press on: 12/23/21

The DLNR Division of Forestry and Wildlife (DOFAW) announce that online applications for a combination 2022 Lānaʻi Axis Deer and Mouflon Sheep hunting season will be available beginning Monday, January 10, 2022. A ten-dollar ($10.00) application fee will be assessed for each person applying for the hunt. The application fee is non-refundable even if the hunt is canceled or…

New York Bowhunters/Muzzleloaders Late-Season Deer Hunting Opportunities
Posted by TBC Press on: 12/23/21

While deer hunting in New York has ended in the Northern Zone, and the regular season has concluded in the Southern Zone, bowhunters and muzzleloaders still have opportunities to secure venison for their families. The Holiday Deer Hunt, which runs from Dec. 26 through Jan. 1, 2022, is an extension of the late bow and muzzleloader season. Hunters must possess…

Oregon Sturgeon Retention Fishery in The Dalles Pool Modified Starting Jan 1st
Posted by TBC Press on: 12/23/21

Oregon anglers will be able to retain sturgeon in The Dalles Pool (Columbia River from The Dalles Dam to John Day Dam) only on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays starting Jan. 1 when the new season kicks off at the start of the year. A 12-day recreational season will run three days a week until Jan. 26 or the quota of 190 sturgeon is met. Managers are adjusting the..

TPWD Close Oyster Harvest Area in Mesquite Bay
Posted by TBC Press on: 12/23/21

The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) closed TX-28 in Mesquite Bay, part of the Aransas Bay complex, to commercial and recreational oyster harvest Dec. 21, 2021. This closing is based on samples recently collected by TPWD showing low abundance of legal-sized oysters. TPWD has worked with the oyster industry to develop criteria for closing areas to harvest. After this closure, 17 out of 27 approved or conditionally approved areas will be...

Three State Agreement to Manange Grizzly Bears
Posted by TBC Press on: 12/23/21

Idaho Fish and Game Commission recently approved an updated “Memorandum of Agreement” between Idaho, Wyoming and Montana regarding state grizzly bear management commitments in support of delisting the bears in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. Wyoming and Montana’s commission have also approved the MOA. Genetic monitoring of the Greater Yellowstone’s population will continue, and genetic diversity and effective population size will be reassessed at...