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SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (March 28, 2017)

Spring means it is time for many of Georgia’s wildlife to bear young.  Often, during this part of the year, people come in contact with seemingly “orphaned” young wildlife and want to help – but it is best to leave them where you find them, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division.


SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (March 23, 2017)

Almost one year since its debut, the free Outdoors GA app receives a new update allowing hunters to check their harvest without needing cell service, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division.


WAYCROSS, Ga. (March 21, 2017)

Beginning April 15, 2017, visitors to the Dixon Memorial Shooting Range, located at Dixon Memorial Wildlife Management Area in Ware County, will need to note new operating hours and prepare to be greeted by new Range Safety Officers.


SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (March 16, 2017)

The highly anticipated opening day of turkey hunting season is Saturday, Mar. 25 and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division expects that the 2017 season will be better than 2016. 


SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (March 16, 2017)

Even though we know you are eager to get to the woods this Spring in pursuit of a longbeard, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division encourages all hunters to take some time to review important turkey hunting safety tips.


SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (March 16, 2017)

Do you need hunter education before you head to the woods? You have options! Hunters in need of the Georgia hunter education course can choose to go completely online or attend a classroom course, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division.


SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (March 13, 2017)

Hunters and anglers, check out the brand new “look” available for your recreational licenses!


SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (March 8, 2017)

The statewide turkey hunting season opens on March 25. However, youth and mobility-impaired hunters utilizing private land have a chance to harvest a bird during a special early opportunity turkey season on March 18-19, 2017.


SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (March 7, 2017)

Searching for current fishing tips for Georgia reservoirs and rivers? Look no further than the updated fishing prospects on the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division (WRD) website.


GAINESVILLE, Ga. (March 7, 2017)

Take advantage of beautiful spring weather and plan a trout fishing trip to the north Georgia Mountains! How about an early trout stocking to sweeten the deal?


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