Kids encouraged to enter birding competition, art contest
Georgia’s Youth Birding Competition turns 8 this year, and coordinator Tim Keyes is seeing plenty of evidence the event is making an impact for conservation.
Sportsmen in spotlight Thursday under the Gold Dome
It is going to get a little wild at the Georgia Capitol on Thursday as sportsmen’s groups and coastal conservation groups from the around the state gather to meet with state leaders for “Sportsmen’s and Coastal Day at the Capitol.”
New state fishing guide available
The 2013 Georgia Sport Fishing Regulations Guide are available online and in print.
Mountain bike time trials return to area
The Snake Creek Gap Time Trials return to the rocky Pinhoti Trail today with the first in a series of mountain bike races to be held on the first Saturday of each month through March.
Free app aims to boost outdoors enjoyment
SOCIAL CIRCLE — Georgia hunters, anglers and wildlife enthusiasts now have an app of their own.
Trout time in North Georgia
Beginning Nov. 1, anglers can head to North Georgia for fishing in one of the five delayed harvest trout streams.
Even a runner leaves a carbon footprint
About 30,000 runners will invade Washington Oct. 28 for the 2012 Marine Corps Marathon. The race's popularity has skyrocketed since its inception in 1976, when 1,175 participants undertook the lung-busting challenge.
Hunting notebook: Firearms deer season starts soon
SOCIAL CIRCLE — While archery and primitive weapons season occur first, many hunters anxiously wait until the opening day of firearms season to get into the woods.
CRBI launches Etowah Water Trail website
A project more than two years in the making to map and document all 163 miles of the Etowah River has been completed, and to celebrate, the Coosa River Basin Initiative (CRBI) is hosting two on-river events in Bartow and Floyd counties during October.
Georgians have chance for ‘adventure’ on National Hunting and Fishing Day
Fun events, plenty of activities and celebrating the passion for the outdoors is just what you will find at one of the many free celebrations that will be held in honor of National Hunting and Fishing Day on Sept. 22.
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