Happening This Month - September 2015

Check the dove season forecast in preparation for opening day! Dove season begins Sep. 5.

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SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (September 4, 2015)

 

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. (September 4, 2015)

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



BRUNSWICK, Ga. (September 2, 2015)

More than 2,290 loggerhead sea turtle nests have been reported in Georgia this summer, the most since comprehensive surveys began in 1989 and the latest in a string of strong nesting seasons that point toward a recovery for the state's primary nesting marine turtle.


TIFTON, Ga. (September 2, 2015)

The Georgia Prescribed Fire Council has set a high goal for its annual meeting in Tifton Sept. 29: Promote the vital role of prescribed burning for generations to come.


SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (August 31, 2015)

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 Hunting and Fishing Day, Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division.


SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (August 24, 2015)

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. 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. (August 24, 2015)

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: by classroom, CD-Rom or online.



SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (August 17, 2015)

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 of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. 


MANSFIELD, Ga. (August 14, 2015)

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 scheduled for Sept. 10-13, 2015 at the Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center. 


FORSYTH, Ga. (August 14, 2015)

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 to Tall Timbers Research Station & Land Conservancy (TTRS) and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). 


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