Posted: 10/14/2013 - The season will close Oct. 15 in Gulf federal waters, with the final day of harvesting being today.
Updated: 10/16/2013 - Florida’s recreational and commercial stone crab claw harvest season opens Oct. 15 in state and federal waters.
Posted: 10/10/2013 - Florida hunters have the opportunity to hit the woods this weekend on private property with the opening of gray squirrel season. Season dates are Oct. 12 through March 2, 2014, statewide on private lands.
Posted: 10/10/2013 - The first of four license-free fishing days is this Saturday.
Posted: 10/08/2013 - Researchers at the University of Georgia have received a grant for their work in genetically "fingerprinting" loggerhead sea turtles.
Posted: 10/07/2013 - Primitive weapons deer hunting season begins Oct. 12 and runs through Oct. 18.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - ...the alligator hunter got some misinformation from one of their officers.
Posted: 09/26/2013 - Georgia Department of Natural Resources officials say those who spend money on outdoor recreation in the state have added more than $5.5 billion to its economy.
Posted: 09/26/2013 - Forget peanuts. In the heart of Florida's citrus grove region, it's the oranges elephants are after.
Posted: 09/25/2013 - A giant fish captured in Lake Lanier is a reminder of the monster fish that lurk in the depths of Georgia's lakes.
Posted: 09/20/2013 - A giant tortoise that went missing in northeast Georgia has been found after a motorist spotted the 50-pound animal crossing a road.
Posted: 09/19/2013 - State wildlife officials say residents in an Atlanta suburb should avoid feeding black bears recently seen in the area.
Posted: 09/18/2013 - One item on the agenda at the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council's meeting this week is a proposal establishing 12 new Marine Protected Areas.
Posted: 09/18/2013 - The 2013 recreational season for bay scallops will close Wednesday, Sept. 25. The final day of harvesting is Sept. 24.
Posted: 09/17/2013 - 'The rule change will allow the needed harvest of some of these smaller bass,' said Chris Paxton, Regional Fisheries Biologist for the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.
Posted: 09/17/2013 - A UGA Extension agent says the ants differ in color from fire ants and other types commonly found in Georgia and they behave differently as well.
Posted: 09/17/2013 - Florida's Sanibel may now have something more in common with Madagascar than just being an island. Lemurs.
Updated: 09/17/2013 - The 1,316-acre Don Carter State Park is on the northeast part of Lake Lanier.
Posted: 09/16/2013 - Florida environmental officials are celebrating an unprecedented boom in green turtle nests.
Posted: 09/13/2013 - Volusia County Beach Safety reports that the 13-year-old girl was in about 3 feet of water Thursday afternoon when the shark bit her
Posted: 09/13/2013 - State Department of Natural Resources officials are reminding Georgians of ways to reduce the risk of coming face-to-face with hungry bears.
Posted: 09/12/2013 - Federal wildlife officials want a plant they say is found only in Georgia and Alabama to be classified as "threatened."