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Recent Press Releases

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 14:00

This holiday season, give the wildlife enthusiast on your list a “license” to keep enjoying the activities they love.

Port Wentworth, GA
Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 14:00

Conservation agencies and organizations teamed up with officials at the Imperial Sugar plant to rescue a manatee and her calf from the Savannah River Friday.

Social Circle, GA
Monday, November 25, 2019 - 09:00

A Bulloch County teacher’s proposal to create a pollinator garden earned her school a $1,000 grant from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 11:00

Wanted: More projects that need a hand helping Georgians enjoy and better understand animals, plants and habitats emphasized in Georgia’s State Wildlife Action Plan.

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 09:00

The Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD) announced today the appointment of Thom Litts to chief of fisheries management.

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 01:00

With waterfowl hunting season opening Sat., Nov. 23, duck hunters should make note of some changes in this year’s hunting regulations, according to experts with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD).

Social Circle, GA
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 01:00

The Deer Management Assistance Program (DMAP) is a brand-new program dedicated to assisting hunt clubs and landowners with deer management on private lands, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division.

Brunswick, GA
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 10:00

Waterfowl hunters at Altamaha WMA need to review ongoing repairs and plan ahead.

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 10:00

Watch out for deer on and near roads during the fall season.

Perry, GA
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 10:00

Be sure to encourage your young artist(s) to enter the annual Wildlife Forever State-Fish Art contest.

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 10:00

Great news for Georgia boaters! A partnership between the state Department of Driver Services (DDS) and the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is making it easier for boaters to show they have the required boater education.

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 10:00

If you are looking to stock up that freezer with one of the healthiest meats available—your time is here!

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 10:00

Hunting is one of the safest sports, with only a small fraction of participants ever involved in a hunting incident.

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 - 01:00

In early October, an angler reported catching a northern snakehead, an aquatic invasive species, in a pond located on private property in Gwinnett County, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD).

Claxton, GA
Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 09:00

Almost open for business!

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 09:00

The week-long primitive weapons deer hunting season opens Saturday, Oct. 12.

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 09:00

Hunters are encouraged to review safety information before heading out to the woods on the opening day of primitive weapons deer hunting season on Oct. 12, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division.