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Social Circle, Ga
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 15:15

 

 

Social Circle, Ga
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 15:15

 

 

Social Circle, Ga
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 15:15

 

 

Social Circle, Ga
Monday, July 3, 2017 - 15:15

 

 

Social Circle, Ga
Monday, July 3, 2017 - 09:45

 

 

LITHIA SPRINGS, GA
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 17:00
Brunswick, Ga
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 10:15

 

 

St. Marys, GA
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, May 15, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Atlanta, GA
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, May 3, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, May 1, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Dublin, GA
Monday, May 1, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Forsyth, GA
Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Mansfield, GA
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Newtown, CT
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, March 13, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Gainesville, GA
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, March 6, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 13:45

 

 

Perry, GA
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Perry, GA
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Mansfield, GA
Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Atlanta, GA
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Mansfield, GA
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 13:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 13:15

 

 

Tifton, GA
Friday, December 23, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, December 5, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, December 2, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 13:15

 

 

Albany, GA
Friday, October 28, 2016 - 13:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 13:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 13:00

 

 

Blairsville, GA
Monday, October 24, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Gainesville, GA
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, October 17, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, October 14, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, October 14, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 12:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, October 3, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, September 30, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, September 30, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Ocilla, GA
Friday, September 30, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Statesboro, GA
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, September 26, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Philadelphia, PA
Wednesday, September 14, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Tifton, GA
Thursday, September 8, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 12:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 12:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 12:15

 

 

Gainesville, GA
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 12:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, August 29, 2016 - 11:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, August 29, 2016 - 11:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 11:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 11:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, August 12, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Young Harris, GA
Friday, August 12, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, August 2, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, July 18, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

07/08/2016
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Friday, July 8, 2016 - 11:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 - 11:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, June 23, 2016 - 11:00

 

 

Albany, GA
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 11:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 11:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 11:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, June 9, 2016 - 11:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 10:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, June 8, 2016 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 10:30

 

 

St. Marys, GA
Monday, May 23, 2016 - 10:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, May 12, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Waycross, GA
Friday, May 6, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, May 6, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Alexandria, VA
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Mansfield, GA
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 10:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 10:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, April 22, 2016 - 10:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 10:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, April 18, 2016 - 10:00

 

 

Forsyth, GA
Monday, April 18, 2016 - 10:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, April 11, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Monday, April 11, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Mansfield, GA
Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Brunswick, GA
Thursday, March 31, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Gainesville, GA
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 10, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Monday, March 7, 2016 - 09:45

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, March 3, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, March 2, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, February 26, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, February 26, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, February 26, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, February 26, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Asheville, NC
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Clayton, GA
Monday, February 22, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 18, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Perry, GA
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 09:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 09:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 09:15

 

 

Atlanta, GA
Monday, February 1, 2016 - 09:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 09:00

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Friday, January 15, 2016 - 08:45

 

 

Forsyth, GA
Friday, January 8, 2016 - 08:30

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 08:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 08:15

 

 

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 - 15:45

The Nature Conservancy and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources are pleased to announce the protection of a 3,986 acre tract known as Altama along Georgia’s Altamaha River, in Glynn County...

Social Circle, GA
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 - 15:45

Hunters visiting Tattnall County are able to take advantage of the late dove season and hunt on a private field thanks to the Voluntary Public Access program. 

Social Circle, GA
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 15:45

Commercial fishermen can take to the water beginning at 6 a.m. on Fri., Jan. 1, 2016 for the opening day of shad season, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife...

Social Circle, GA
Monday, December 7, 2015 - 15:45

Georgia’s wildlife and natural habitats don’t depend on St. Nick. Conserving these wild creatures and wild places depends mainly on you, the Georgians who enjoy them.

    Social Circle, GA
    Wednesday, December 2, 2015 - 15:45

    Outdoors enthusiast on your holiday gift list? Before heading to the stores, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division wants you to know about a gift that is just...

    Social Circle, GA
    Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 15:45

    Leaves are changing colors, the air is crisp and cold and the north Georgia mountain streams are waiting for your next angling trip. Will that trip take you to one of the five delayed harvest...

    Social Circle, GA
    Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 15:45

    Each year, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division recognizes anglers for outstanding catches. Anglers who catch a fish that meets or beats a specific weight or...

    Social Circle, GA
    Monday, October 26, 2015 - 15:30

    Do you think you have what it takes to have your artwork chosen for the next plastic hunting and fishing license card? If so, be sure to enter into your design for all the bragging rights! 

    Social Circle, GA
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 15:30

    The sense of anticipation that comes prior to the opening day of firearms deer hunting season is a feeling that many will have this week. Beginning on Saturday, Oct. 17 and continuing until Jan...

    Social Circle, GA
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 15:30

    Hunting is a safe sport with only a small fraction of hunters ever involved in a hunting incident.  

    Social Circle, GA
    Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 15:30

    Every time a hunter or angler purchases a sporting license, or buys hunting and fishing equipment or related items, they are participating in a subtle, yet successful conservation program that...

    Social Circle, GA
    Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 15:30

    The week-long primitive weapons deer hunting season opens Saturday, Oct. 10. Last year, more than 48,000 hunters participated in primitive weapons season, bringing in over 10,000 deer with black...

    Social Circle, GA
    Thursday, October 8, 2015 - 15:30

    Hunters headed to the woods this weekend for the opening of primitive weapons deer hunting season, Oct. 10-16, should first review safety information. 

    Friday, October 2, 2015 - 15:30

    Beginning Oct. 1, the Georgia hunter education course is available completely online, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. 

    Social Circle, GA
    Monday, September 28, 2015 - 15:30

    Looking for information about the deer rut in Georgia? Be sure to visit the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division statewide rut map (www.georgiawildlife.com/rut-...

    Social Circle, GA
    Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 15:30

    Fall is prime breeding season for deer across Georgia. It’s also when drivers are more likely to hit deer that run into the road, according to a new study from the University of Georgia. 

    ...
    Social Circle, GA
    Friday, September 25, 2015 - 15:30

    At this time of year, bears are preparing to den up for the winter, and in order to do so, are seeking large quantities of high-fat food to get them through the long, cold months. 

     ...

    Social Circle, GA
    Friday, September 4, 2015 - 15:30

    Archers will get the first opportunity at bringing home a deer beginning Saturday, Sept. 12, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. 

     ...

    Social Circle, GA
    Saturday, September 12, 2015 - 15:15

    Statistics each year reveal that almost half of all hunting incidents are due to falls or other safety issues with tree stands.   

     

    Brunswick, GA
    Sunday, August 2, 2015 - 15:15

    What a difference a decade of conservation can make.

    In 2004, the number of loggerhead sea turtle nests on Georgia’s barrier island beaches plunged to 358, the fewest since...

    Tifton, GA
    Wednesday, September 2, 2015 - 15:15

    The Georgia Prescribed Fire Council has set a high goal for its upcoming annual meeting: Promote the vital role of prescribed burning for generations to come.

      Social Circle, GA
      Monday, August 31, 2015 - 15:15

      No matter if you spend a lot of time outdoors or are brand new to such recreational activities, you will most certainly enjoy any of the many FREE celebratory events scheduled for National...

      Social Circle, GA
      Monday, August 24, 2015 - 15:15

      What field will you be at on the opening day of dove season? Who will be with you? The Georgia dove season opens at noon on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015. 

      Social Circle, GA
      Monday, August 24, 2015 - 15:15

      Do you need a hunter education course before dove season arrives? The Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division offers three options to help make the most of your time...

      Social Circle, GA
      Monday, August 17, 2015 - 15:15

      Looking to participate in a deer quota hunt this fall? Be sure to get online soon! An online quota application must be received before midnight September 1, according to the Georgia Department...

      Mansfield, GA
      Friday, August 14, 2015 - 15:15

      If you describe yourself as an adventure, research or educational tree climber or interested in land-management/recreation – make plans to attend the Southeastern Tree Climbing Workshop...

      Social Circle, GA
      Friday, August 14, 2015 - 15:15

      The National Bobwhite Technical Committee, at their annual conference on August 5th 2015 in Galloway New Jersey, presented a Group Achievement Award and a Legacy Landscape Recognition...

      Social Circle, GA
      Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 15:15

      The Georgia Department of Natural Resources and attendees of ICAST (International Convention of Sportfishing Trades) recently turned out in support of the Georgia Outdoor Industry Coalition...

      Social Circle, GA
      Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 15:15

      Scientists, students and backyard naturalists can now explore, within seconds, the range and more of Georgia’s most rare animals and plants.
       

        Thomson, GA
        Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 15:15

        In July 1965, just over 50 years ago, former Governor Carl Sanders presided over the dedication ceremony for the first ever public fishing area in Georgia.  The area, located near Thomson, was...

        Social Circle, GA
        Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 15:15

        Fall hunting opportunities kick off in a popular way with the beginning of dove hunting season, with opening day scheduled for noon on Sat. Sept.  5. 

        Social Circle, GA
        Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 15:00

        Beginning this month, the 2015-2016 Georgia Hunting Seasons and Regulations Guide is available online and in print, announces the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources...

        Social Circle, GA
        Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 15:00

        Fishing for catfish is a summertime tradition and a great way to put some delicious meals on the table. Whether you are an experienced angler, a newbie or just a casual fisherman, you can find...

        Social Circle, GA
        Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 15:00

        Summer would not be complete without a family and friends fishing trip, so plan a visit to one of Georgia’s available public fishing areas (PFA) to make that happen!  PFAs are managed for...

        Social Circle, GA
        Friday, July 24, 2015 - 15:00

        The Nongame Conservation Section of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources is offering a $1,000 grant to a third-, fourth- or fifth-grade public or private school teacher in Georgia who...

        Brunswick, GA
        Thursday, July 23, 2015 - 15:00

        Although nest totals fell slightly from last year’s record high, Georgia Department of Natural Resources surveys documented strong wood stork nesting this spring and summer.

        Social Circle, GA
        Friday, July 17, 2015 - 14:45

        Summary #1

        SOCIAL CIRCLE, GA
        Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 10:00

         On Sunday night, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division named Corporal...