Category: Outdoor Events News

Pupulation Control Contest back at Flaming Gorge

Pupulation Control Contest back at Flaming Gorge

Green River – Just when anglers thought fishing on Flaming Gorge Reservoir was enticing enough on its own, Buckboard Marina is once again hosting the ‘Pup’ulation Control Contest for lake trout. Anglers will be able to participate in this contest now through mid-June 2021 for only $20 per angler. Registered participants will be entered for […]
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LDWF Announces 2021 Derelict Crab Trap Cleanup Events

LDWF Announces 2021 Derelict Crab Trap Cleanup Events

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) will again host its annual Derelict Crab Trap Rodeo volunteer cleanup event this February. LDWF encourages volunteers and sponsors to participate in these events to make this crab trap rodeo successful in 2021 and keep our Sportsman’s Paradise pristine. Volunteers Volunteers will help collect traps in the […]
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Learn to duck hunt at ODFW workshop, Coquille

Learn to duck hunt at ODFW workshop, Coquille

ROSEBURG, Ore – Adults can learn duck hunting basics at a new workshop offered by ODFW in Myrtle Point and Coquille. Workshops are each two half-day sessions and offered Nov. 13-14 or Nov. 14-15. Registration deadline is Nov. 7. Workshops include an afternoon of shotgun skills training with an introduction to duck hunting knowledge the […]
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Statewide Asian Carp Cookout to be Held Oct. 17

Statewide Asian Carp Cookout to be Held Oct. 17

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — With a mission to expand local food options and continue efforts to remove Asian carp from Illinois waterways, the Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR), together with Sorce Freshwater Company and the Midwest Fish Co-op, and with continued support from the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, this Saturday will offer […]
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Annual Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup is a Perfect Weekend

Annual Custer State Park Buffalo Roundup is a Perfect Weekend

CUSTER, S.D. – Over 20,500 visitors attended the 55th Annual Buffalo Roundup at Custer State Park last Friday morning, watching as 60 horseback riders wrangled the herd of 1,400 bison into the corrals for their annual health check. Custer State Park also hosted its three-day arts festival in conjunction with the Buffalo Roundup. Visitors enjoyed […]
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2020 Fort Massac Encampment Canceled

2020 Fort Massac Encampment Canceled

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. – The Illinois Department of Natural Resources (IDNR) today announced the 2020 Fort Massac Encampment, slated for Oct. 17-18 at Fort Massac State Park, will be canceled due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. “The Fort Massac Encampment is one of southern Illinois’ most treasured and popular fall festivals, drawing thousands of people from […]
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July 2020 California Department of Fish and Wildlife Calendar

July 2020 California Department of Fish and Wildlife Calendar

Various Days — Sign Up for Environmental Response to Oil Spills (EROS) Course. This free three-day course will be held October 13-15, 2020 at the Granite Bay Activity Center in Granite Bay. It is provided to new oil spill responders and consists of demonstrations, lectures by experienced response personnel, case studies and interactive field trips. […]
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Arkansas River Clean Up Day morphs into 3 week event

Arkansas River Clean Up Day morphs into 3 week event

SALIDA, Colo. – The 29th annual Greater Arkansas River Cleanup-Greenup will go on this year in conjunction with Earth Day and Colorado Public Lands Day. However, it is changing out of respect for Gov. Jared Polis’ call for social distancing to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus. Instead of a one-time event, this year’s […]
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Delaware celebrates 50th anniversary of Earth Day

Delaware celebrates 50th anniversary of Earth Day

DOVER, Del. – Delawareans are invited to join millions of people around the globe to celebrate Earth Day on April 22. The Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control will host a virtual event through the end of the month for people to celebrate the natural world, engage in environmental education and contribute to a […]
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MDC cancels May kids’ fishing day events at trout parks

MDC cancels May kids’ fishing day events at trout parks

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) announces that kids’ fishing day events at the state’s trout parks have been cancelled this year amid concerns over the coronavirus (COVID-19). The kids’ fishing day events cancelled include: May 2 at Montauk State Park near Licking and Bennett Spring State Park in Lebanon and […]
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SCDNR Youth Fishing Tournament postponed

SCDNR Youth Fishing Tournament postponed

COLUMBIA, S.C. — With growing concerns from COVID-19 and recommendations from both Gov. McMaster and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources has made the decision to postpone the 2020 SCDNR Youth Fishing Tournament scheduled for March 28. In addition to statewide school closures, we feel it is […]
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