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Recent Press Releases

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.

Brunswick, GA
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 11:00

Approximately 26 short-finned pilot whales stranded on or near St. Catherines Island Wednesday, leaving 15 dead in Georgia’s second mass stranding of these hefty marine mammals this year.

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 11:00

Deer, squirrel, turkey, quail, dove, or duck—all hunt-able species in Georgia. But, do you know how to hunt them?

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 09:00

The time is almost here!

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 09:00

Did you know that more than half of all hunting incidents that occur are due to falls or other safety issues with tree stands?

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 11:00

Time to celebrate!

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 11:30

The anticipation is building, where will you be on opening day?

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 11:30

Before dove season arrives, do you need to complete your hunter education course?