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Georgia Department Of Natural Resources

DNR Press Releases

Waycross, GA
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 04:00

 

 

Hortense, GA
Monday, October 16, 2017 - 02:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 09:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 09:00

 

 

Atlanta, GA
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 15:00
Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 11:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 11:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 11:00

 

 

Friday, September 29, 2017

Georgia’s territorial waters will re-open to commercial and recreational shellfish harvest effective 6:00 A.M., Saturday, September 30, 2017. GA DNR Commissioner Mark Williams closed shellfish ha...

Fargo, GA
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 11:00

 

 

ATLANTA, GA
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 09:00

Healthy Snacks Now Available at all State Parks.

Tifton, GA
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 11:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, September 25, 2017 - 01:00

 

 

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources has announced the availability of  Cycle 21 Coastal Incentive Grant funds through the Coastal Resources Division/Georgia Coastal Managemen...

Atlanta, GA
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 15:00
Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 08:00

 

 

Friday, September 15, 2017

**** Update as of 10/16/2017: Call center for Hurricane Irma emergency authorizations and moratorium will tentatively close on November 15th, 2017.****

Mansfield, GA
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 11:00

 

 

Eatonton, GA
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 02:00

 

 

Mansfield, GA
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

ATLANTA, GA
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 09:00

September 30 event sponsored by Friends of Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites.

ATLANTA, GA
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 09:00

Travel tips for leaf peepers.

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 02:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 02:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, July 24, 2017 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, July 24, 2017 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, July 24, 2017 - 10:30

 

 

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources announced today that a new men's record for the heaviest pinfish, Lagodon rhomboides, has been set by angler Ty Cobb of Pooler, GA.

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Tuesday, August 15, 2017

The Coastal Resources Division (CRD) of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources has created a new offshore reef site in partnership with the Savannah Sport Fishing Club. Artificial Reef BSF i...

Hiawassee, GA
Monday, July 24, 2017 - 10:30

 

 

Atlanta, Ga.
Friday, July 28, 2017 - 14:15
Atlanta, Ga.
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 14:15
Atlanta, Ga.
Friday, June 16, 2017 - 14:15
Atlanta, Ga.
Friday, June 16, 2017 - 14:15
DAWSONVILLE, GA
Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 09:00

Brighter days are ahead for the Len Foote Hike Inn, an environmentally sustainable wilderness lodge in the North Georgia mountains, thanks to a newly installed 53.72 kW solar photovoltaic array....

ATLANTA, GA
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 09:00

Georgia’s State Parks are gearing up for the biggest stellar show that most of us will ever see.

EDISON, GA
Friday, July 21, 2017 - 09:00

Georgia Department of Natural Resources officials have named Matt Bruner as the new Region 3 manager for its Parks, Recreation and Historic Sites Division.

ATLANTA, GA
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 09:00

There is no shortage of natural beauty in Georgia’s great outdoors.

Social Circle, GA
Monday, July 24, 2017 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, July 24, 2017 - 13:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, July 24, 2017 - 13:00

 

 

Social Circle, Ga
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 15:15

 

 

Social Circle, Ga
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 15:15

 

 

Social Circle, Ga
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 15:15

 

 

BLAKELY, GA
Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 09:00

Lauren Lambert is the new site manager of Kolomoki Mounds State Park in Blakely.

TRENTON, GA
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 09:00

One of the Southeast’s most beautiful outdoor destinations, Cloudland Canyon State Park, is under new leadership.

LITHIA SPRINGS, GA
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 09:00

One of Douglas County’s most beloved historic structures is getting a facelift this summer.

Social Circle, Ga
Monday, July 3, 2017 - 15:15

 

 

Social Circle, Ga
Monday, July 3, 2017 - 09:45

 

 

Brunswick, Ga
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 10:15

 

 

Friday, June 23, 2017

Coastal Resources Division Director, Spud Woodward, has announced that the recently completed 2016 Coastal Georgia Ecosystem Report Card is now available on line at: CoastalGaDNR.org/ReportCard....

ATLANTA, GA
Friday, June 9, 2017 - 09:00

Does Dad love the great outdoors?

St. Marys, GA
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, May 15, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Atlanta, GA
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, May 1, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Dublin, GA
Monday, May 1, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Forsyth, GA
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Mansfield, GA
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Thursday, June 15, 2017

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources has announced a new women’s state record for Tripletail, Lobotes surinamensis, landed in Georgia by Jordan Davis of Brunswick.

Brunswick, GA
Tuesday, June 13, 2017

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources announced today that a new men's record for the heaviest little tunny, Euthynnus alletteratus, has been set by angler Dusty Blackburn of Fleming, GA. ...

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Newtown, CT
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Friday, May 26, 2017

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources announced today that a new men’s record for the heaviest shortfin mako shark, Isurus oxyrinchus, has been awarded to Tyler Gary of Richmond Hill. 

Brunswick, GA
Thursday, June 1, 2017

Commissioner Mark Williams has announced that Georgia waters will open for commercial and recreational harvest of food shrimp at 8:00 am on Thursday, June 1, 2017.  Effective that date, commercia...

ATLANTA, GA
Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 09:00

With bright, sunny summer days, staying inside seems shameful.

FARGO, GA
Thursday, May 25, 2017 - 09:00

Recent rain and high humidity in the Okefenokee Swamp will allow officials to re-open Stephen C. Foster State Park near Fargo tomorrow.

ATLANTA, GA
Monday, May 15, 2017 - 09:00

Fun, affordable and educational youth programs can be a challenge to come by, but not with the Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites’ Junior Ranger program.

ATLANTA, GA
Friday, May 12, 2017 - 09:00

Newly released economic impact figures from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources show that Georgia State Parks and Historic Sites contributed more than $1 billion to the state’s economy...

ATLANTA, GA
Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 09:00

With summer upon us, local agencies are reminding Georgians of the importance of water safety.

ATLANTA, GA
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 09:00

Warm weather in the South means outdoor lovers want to seek out ways to stay cool in the water, but Georgia’s drought has impacted water use, lake levels and environmental health.

Atlanta, Ga.
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 14:15
STOCKBRIDGE, GA
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 09:00

Repairs to Panola Mountain State Park’s dams will begin June 1, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.

FRANKLIN, GA
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 09:00

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has scheduled a public meeting to discuss creating all-terrain vehicle (ATV) trails at Bush Head Shoals in Franklin.

ATLANTA, GA
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 09:00

Outdoorsy families will find plenty of ways to celebrate Mother’s Day in Georgia’s State Parks.

ATLANTA, GA
Friday, April 7, 2017 - 09:00

This year marks the 200th anniversary of the bicycle.

JACKSON, GA
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 09:00

Officials from Indian Springs State Park are looking forward to improvements coming within the next year, and they are thanking visitors for their patience while work progresses.

ATLANTA, GA
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 09:00

On your mark, get set, go! — to Georgia State Parks for challenging and scenic race courses.

ATLANTA, GA
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 09:00

This Spring Break, break away from the “wild life” of crowded attractions and destinations and migrate toward the wildlife at a Georgia State Parks.

ATLANTA, GA
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 09:00

Longer days, warmer weather and colorful blooms are sure signs of Spring’s arrival.

COLUMBUS, GA
Monday, February 27, 2017 - 09:00

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources is seeking comments on the master plan for Standing Boy Creek State Park in Muscogee County.

ATLANTA, GA
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 09:00

Paddle through 24 miles of waterways, walk seven dog-friendly trails, mountain bike on more than 68 miles of terrain, hike and climb thousands of feet in elevation and search for treasure in more...

ATLANTA, GA
Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 09:00

As President’s Day approaches on February 20, those looking to honor those who’ve led our great nation are encouraged to look towards Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites.

ATLANTA, GA
Monday, January 23, 2017 - 09:00

To celebrate Georgia’s diverse and fascinating history, the State Parks and Historic Sites Division of the Department of Natural Resources is offering free admission at many locations on Sunday,...

ATLANTA, GA
Friday, January 20, 2017 - 09:00

This February, Georgia’s State Parks have planned a full calendar of ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day.

ATLANTA, GA
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 09:00

With spring just around the corner, many Georgians are beginning to think ahead to warmer weather and weekend escapes.

ATLANTA, GA
Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 09:00

A new year means new changes, updates and additions to elevate visitors’ experiences at Georgia State Parks & Historic Sites.

ATLANTA, GA
Monday, January 9, 2017 - 09:00

Across the nation, thousands of Americans started 2017 off on the “right foot” by attending a First Day Hike in America’s State Parks.

JACKSON, GA
Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 09:00

Indian Springs State Park near Jackson broke ground today on a new conference facility within the park.

ATLANTA, GA
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 09:00

Thousand-foot deep canyons, sandstone cliffs, wild caves, waterfalls, cascading creeks, dense woodland and abundant wildlife, Georgia’s State Parks are scenic havens for outdoor recreation.

ATLANTA, GA
Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 09:00

All across the country, park rangers are inviting Americans to start the New Year with an energizing First Day Hike.

ATLANTA, GA
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 - 09:00

If shopping-mall Santas and crowded parking lots have your family saying “bah-humbug,” plan an outing to one of Georgia’s State Parks or Historic Sites.

FARGO, GA
Monday, November 7, 2016 - 09:00

One of Georgia’s most remote state parks has been designated among the best spots in the world for star gazing.

ATLANTA, GA
Monday, November 7, 2016 - 09:00

Fans of Georgia’s State Parks can save on getaways and gift cards this winter season.

ATLANTA, GA
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 09:00

Nothing beats a scenic overlook, and Georgia State Park’s many mountainous locations give plenty of opportunities to scout one out.

CRAWFORDVILLE, GA
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 09:00

Equestrians have a new reason to gallop over to A.H. Stephens State Park in Crawfordville.

ATLANTA, GA
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 09:00

Danny Tatum from Tallulah Gorge State Park was named Manager of the Year during the recent State Park Managers Conference.

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, March 13, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Gainesville, GA
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, March 6, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Perry, GA
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Perry, GA
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Mansfield, GA
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Atlanta, GA
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 13:15

 

 

Tifton, GA
Friday, December 23, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, December 5, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, December 2, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Albany, GA
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 13:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 13:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 13:00

 

 

Blairsville, GA
Monday, October 24, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Gainesville, GA
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, October 17, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, October 14, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, October 14, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, September 30, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, September 30, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Ocilla, GA
Friday, September 30, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Statesboro, GA
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Philadelphia, PA
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Tifton, GA
Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 12:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 12:15

 

 

Gainesville, GA
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 12:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, August 29, 2016 - 11:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, August 29, 2016 - 11:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 11:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 11:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, August 12, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Young Harris, GA
Friday, August 12, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, July 18, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

07/08/2016
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 11:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 11:00

 

 

Albany, GA
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 11:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 11:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 11:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 11:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 10:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 10:30

 

 

St. Marys, GA
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Waycross, GA
Friday, May 6, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, May 6, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Alexandria, VA
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Mansfield, GA
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 10:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, April 22, 2016 - 10:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 10:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, April 18, 2016 - 10:00

 

 

Forsyth, GA
Monday, April 18, 2016 - 10:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, April 11, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Monday, April 11, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Mansfield, GA
Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Gainesville, GA
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, March 7, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, February 26, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, February 26, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, February 26, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, February 26, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Asheville, NC
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Clayton, GA
Monday, February 22, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Perry, GA
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 09:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 09:15

 

 

Atlanta, GA
Monday, February 1, 2016 - 09:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 09:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 08:45

 

 

Forsyth, GA
Friday, January 8, 2016 - 08:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 08:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 08:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 - 15:45

The Nature Conservancy and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources are pleased to announce the protection of a 3,986 acre tract known as Altama along Georgia’s Altamaha River, in Glynn County...

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 - 15:45

Hunters visiting Tattnall County are able to take advantage of the late dove season and hunt on a private field thanks to the Voluntary Public Access program. 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 15:45

Commercial fishermen can take to the water beginning at 6 a.m. on Fri., Jan. 1, 2016 for the opening day of shad season, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife...

Social Circle, GA
Monday, December 7, 2015 - 15:45

Georgia’s wildlife and natural habitats don’t depend on St. Nick. Conserving these wild creatures and wild places depends mainly on you, the Georgians who enjoy them.

    Social Circle, GA
    Wednesday, December 2, 2015 - 15:45

    Outdoors enthusiast on your holiday gift list? Before heading to the stores, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division wants you to know about a gift that is just...

    Social Circle, GA
    Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 15:45

    Leaves are changing colors, the air is crisp and cold and the north Georgia mountain streams are waiting for your next angling trip. Will that trip take you to one of the five delayed harvest...

    Social Circle, GA
    Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 15:45

    Each year, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division recognizes anglers for outstanding catches. Anglers who catch a fish that meets or beats a specific weight or...

    Social Circle, GA
    Monday, October 26, 2015 - 15:30

    Do you think you have what it takes to have your artwork chosen for the next plastic hunting and fishing license card? If so, be sure to enter into your design for all the bragging rights! 

    Social Circle, GA
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 15:30

    The sense of anticipation that comes prior to the opening day of firearms deer hunting season is a feeling that many will have this week. Beginning on Saturday, Oct. 17 and continuing until Jan...

    Social Circle, GA
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 15:30

    Hunting is a safe sport with only a small fraction of hunters ever involved in a hunting incident.  

    Social Circle, GA
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 15:30

    Every time a hunter or angler purchases a sporting license, or buys hunting and fishing equipment or related items, they are participating in a subtle, yet successful conservation program that...

    Social Circle, GA
    Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 15:30

    The week-long primitive weapons deer hunting season opens Saturday, Oct. 10. Last year, more than 48,000 hunters participated in primitive weapons season, bringing in over 10,000 deer with black...

    Social Circle, GA
    Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 15:30

    Hunters headed to the woods this weekend for the opening of primitive weapons deer hunting season, Oct. 10-16, should first review safety information. 

    Friday, October 2, 2015 - 15:30

    Beginning Oct. 1, the Georgia hunter education course is available completely online, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. 

    Social Circle, GA
    Monday, September 28, 2015 - 15:30

    Looking for information about the deer rut in Georgia? Be sure to visit the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division statewide rut map (www.georgiawildlife.com/rut-...

    Social Circle, GA
    Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 15:30

    Fall is prime breeding season for deer across Georgia. It’s also when drivers are more likely to hit deer that run into the road, according to a new study from the University of Georgia. 

    ...
    Social Circle, GA
    Friday, September 25, 2015 - 15:30

    At this time of year, bears are preparing to den up for the winter, and in order to do so, are seeking large quantities of high-fat food to get them through the long, cold months. 

     ...

    Social Circle, GA
    Friday, September 4, 2015 - 15:30

    Archers will get the first opportunity at bringing home a deer beginning Saturday, Sept. 12, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. 

     ...

    Social Circle, GA
    Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 15:15

    Statistics each year reveal that almost half of all hunting incidents are due to falls or other safety issues with tree stands.   

     

    Brunswick, GA
    Sunday, August 2, 2015 - 15:15

    What a difference a decade of conservation can make.

    In 2004, the number of loggerhead sea turtle nests on Georgia’s barrier island beaches plunged to 358, the fewest since...

    Tifton, GA
    Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 15:15

    The Georgia Prescribed Fire Council has set a high goal for its upcoming annual meeting: Promote the vital role of prescribed burning for generations to come.

      Social Circle, GA
      Monday, August 31, 2015 - 15:15

      No matter if you spend a lot of time outdoors or are brand new to such recreational activities, you will most certainly enjoy any of the many FREE celebratory events scheduled for National...

      Social Circle, GA
      Monday, August 24, 2015 - 15:15

      What field will you be at on the opening day of dove season? Who will be with you? The Georgia dove season opens at noon on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015. 

      Social Circle, GA
      Monday, August 24, 2015 - 15:15

      Do you need a hunter education course before dove season arrives? The Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division offers three options to help make the most of your time...

      Social Circle, GA
      Monday, August 17, 2015 - 15:15

      Looking to participate in a deer quota hunt this fall? Be sure to get online soon! An online quota application must be received before midnight September 1, according to the Georgia Department...

      Mansfield, GA
      Friday, August 14, 2015 - 15:15

      If you describe yourself as an adventure, research or educational tree climber or interested in land-management/recreation – make plans to attend the Southeastern Tree Climbing Workshop...

      Social Circle, GA
      Friday, August 14, 2015 - 15:15

      The National Bobwhite Technical Committee, at their annual conference on August 5th 2015 in Galloway New Jersey, presented a Group Achievement Award and a Legacy Landscape Recognition...

      Social Circle, GA
      Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 15:15

      The Georgia Department of Natural Resources and attendees of ICAST (International Convention of Sportfishing Trades) recently turned out in support of the Georgia Outdoor Industry Coalition...

      Social Circle, GA
      Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 15:15

      Scientists, students and backyard naturalists can now explore, within seconds, the range and more of Georgia’s most rare animals and plants.
       

        Thomson, GA
        Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 15:15

        In July 1965, just over 50 years ago, former Governor Carl Sanders presided over the dedication ceremony for the first ever public fishing area in Georgia.  The area, located near Thomson, was...

        Social Circle, GA
        Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 15:15

        Fall hunting opportunities kick off in a popular way with the beginning of dove hunting season, with opening day scheduled for noon on Sat. Sept.  5. 

        Social Circle, GA
        Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 15:00

        Beginning this month, the 2015-2016 Georgia Hunting Seasons and Regulations Guide is available online and in print, announces the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources...

        Social Circle, GA
        Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 15:00

        Fishing for catfish is a summertime tradition and a great way to put some delicious meals on the table. Whether you are an experienced angler, a newbie or just a casual fisherman, you can find...

        Social Circle, GA
        Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 15:00

        Summer would not be complete without a family and friends fishing trip, so plan a visit to one of Georgia’s available public fishing areas (PFA) to make that happen!  PFAs are managed for...

        Social Circle, GA
        Friday, July 24, 2015 - 15:00

        The Nongame Conservation Section of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources is offering a $1,000 grant to a third-, fourth- or fifth-grade public or private school teacher in Georgia who...

        Brunswick, GA
        Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 15:00

        Although nest totals fell slightly from last year’s record high, Georgia Department of Natural Resources surveys documented strong wood stork nesting this spring and summer.

        Social Circle, GA
        Friday, July 17, 2015 - 14:45

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        ATLANTA, GA
        Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 09:00

        Every October, Georgia’s mountains turn to a vibrant blanket of red and gold as the leaves begin to change.

        Atlanta, Ga
        Friday, December 30, 2016 - 12:15
        Atlanta, Ga.
        Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 14:15
        Atlanta, Ga.
        Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 12:15
        ATLANTA, GA
        Monday, August 1, 2016 - 09:00

        In celebration of National Public Lands Day, Georgia’s State Parks and Historic Sites are inviting citizens to volunteer for a variety of projects on Saturday, September 24.

        SOCIAL CIRCLE, GA
        Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 10:00

         On Sunday night, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division named Corporal...