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Governor Brian Kemp and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources recognized three corporate forest landowners Tuesday for their stewardship and land management practices benefiting wildlife and

The many benefits of prescribed fire on Georgia forestland are being recognized Feb. 2–8 during "Prescribed Fire Awareness Week."


More than 6,300 new acres at the Canoochee Sandhills Wildlife Management Area, located in Bulloch and Bryan Counties, is now available for southeast Georgia outdoor enthusiasts, thanks to the partn


Catching a Georgia Bass Slam is already an accomplishment, but it’s even better when you win the annual grand prize for the 2019 Bass Slam!


Buyer Beware! A scam license website has been detected by the Georgia DNR Law Enforcement Division. This site appears to be active in both North Georgia and on the coast.


Little to no experience operating a firearm or bow?

Social Circle, GA

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.

Port Wentworth, GA

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

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

Jesup, GA

DNR-OSI acquisition, home to the largest known population of endangered hairy rattleweed, will help conserve at-risk species.

Waycross, GA

Commercial fishermen can take to the water beginning at 12 a.m. on Weds., Jan.

Brunswick, GA

The seasonal return of North Atlantic right whales to the Southeast has started like clockwork.

Social Circle, GA

Be sure to use the brand new 2020 Georgia Sport Fishing Regulations Guide as you make all your fishing plans for next year says the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Div

Social Circle, GA

Hey, kids! Do you enjoy nature as well as creating artwork? Georgia’s 15th annual Youth Birding Competition invites resident children and teens to celebrate birds through a T-shirt Art Contest.