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  • Southern Saltwater Fly Fishing Magazine Launches
  • "We're pleased with the Southern Saltwater Fly Fishing Magazine launch which has a "Close Look" section on the Golden Isles of Georgia," says Kirk who founded the parent company in 2012. "This is will the final fishing title launch for 2017. We have ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/28/2017 5:40:00 AM
  • Thanks to Lent, Georgia couple at fish fry when home burned
  • Marietta residents Norm and Barbara Keller were not at home Friday when a twin-engine plane spiraled into their front yard, setting their home ablaze. They thank God for that. The Kellers were having dinner at St. Joseph Catholic Church, a common practice
  • myajc.com
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  • 3/26/2017 7:40:00 PM
  • Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Sporadic weather fronts have not affected fish
  • There are many easy-to-access areas where Georgia anglers can go to enjoy great trout fishing on foot. The tail race below Buford Dam offers both easy public access and some slightly remote areas, too. Anglers can also visit the Buford Dam Trout Hatchery .
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 3/24/2017 3:48:00 AM
  • Nightmarish swarm of sea lions engulfs fisherman’s boat; video
  • But commercial fisherman Allan Marsden of Vancouver will attest that the problem is as bad as ever, as witnessed by video he captured last week in the Strait of Georgia between Vancouver Island and the mainland: Hundreds of sea lions swarmed around his ...
  • grindtv.com
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  • 3/22/2017 6:50:00 PM
  • Tag: Law Enforcement
  • Read the full story... A bald eagle prepares for flight. Photo by Richard Keen / RMA. February 29, 2016Daniel Gray, Law Enforcement Ranger with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, holds dead bald eagle in Polk County. Photo by U.S. Fish and ...
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  • 3/22/2017 12:55:00 PM
  • Bucket List 2017: Fishing In BC
  • Vancouver and surrounding area is ideally located for year-round fishing, giving fishing enthusiasts access to freshwater fishing in the Fraser River, Capilano River, Straight of Georgia and Howe Sound, as well as Horseshoe Bay for excellent saltwater fish
  • bcmag.ca
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  • 3/20/2017 3:02:00 AM
  • Residential real estate transfers, March 19
  • Sanchez, Manuel and Maria R. to Ocampo, Francisco A. and Aguirre, Elena D., 3011 S. 23rd St., $85,000. Rocha, Sheila and Fish, Georgia L. to Estrada, Mark and Salcido, Socorrito, 3320 S. 23rd St., $72,000. Habitat for Humanity of Omaha Inc. to Oliver ...
  • Omaha.com
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  • 3/19/2017 6:01:00 PM
  • South Atlantic Council Explores Red Snapper Options
  • Members of the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council addressed a number of issues affecting offshore fisheries during their meeting this week in Jekyll Island, Georgia including the continued closure of the red snapper fishery in federal waters off the
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/17/2017 8:01:00 AM
  • Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Cold weather hasn't hurt bass fishing
  • Trout Fishing: The Department of Natural Resources is working on stocking more than 100,000 fresh new trout into North Georgia trout waters, so fishing can be very good if you can locate these easy-to-catch, ignorant trout. There are also plenty of ...
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 3/16/2017 7:42:00 PM
  • Why now is a great time for fishing
  • In-depth fishing reports are available here and are updated weekly. Photo credit: Georgia Stewart For great shore fishing during the ice off, Oplinger recommends visiting East Canyon Reservoir, Rockport Reservoir and Steinaker Reservoir. Oplinger said for
  • KSL
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  • 3/15/2017 5:46:00 PM
  • Georgia Angler Missing after Boat Sinks
  • Sad news to report out of Georgia. What started off as an enjoyable afternoon of fishing quickly turned into a tragedy. While fishing with his friend Prince Lewis and Lewis’ 12-year-old son, Troy Cobb disappeared as their boat began to take on water.
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  • 3/15/2017 4:57:00 PM
  • Boy Scouts visit Go Fish
  • Here the boys learned about different kinds of fish native to Georgia and the waterways where they live, viewed tanks of live fish and participated in fresh and saltwater fishing simulators. To end the excursion the boys spent the afternoon fishing.
  • Baxley News-Banner
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  • 3/15/2017 1:00:00 PM
  • Greenville, Lake Hartwell To Host 2018 Bassmaster Classic
  • As in previous visits in 2008 and 2015, fishing competition will take place on Lake Hartwell, a 56,000-acre impoundment on the Savannah, Tugaloo and Seneca rivers along the South Carolina/Georgia border. Takeoffs will be from Green Pond Landing and Event .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/15/2017 6:00:00 AM
  • Georgia fishing prospects for rivers, reservoirs updated for 2017
  • If you are 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. These pages give anglers of all .
  • Covington News
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  • 3/14/2017 9:27:00 AM
  • TALKING TROUT: Fishing is a valuable pastime
  • Fourteen dollars for a year translates to less than four cents a day. What a great deal Georgia has for their fishing folks. Some anglers have griped about the cost of a license and think that they should be able to fish for free. It is a free country.
  • Fish Wrap
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  • 3/14/2017 4:45:00 AM
  • State fishing prospects updated
  • If you are 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. You must be an online ...
  • True Citizen
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  • 3/10/2017 6:34:00 PM
  • BAS scientific research survey of South Georgia fish resources
  • Every two years BAS leads a scientific research survey of the fish resources on behalf of the Government of South Georgia and South Sandwich Islands. This time Dr. Mark Belchier from BAS was head of the team of experts that carried out the survey.
  • MercoPress
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  • 3/10/2017 7:48:00 AM
  • Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Bass and crappie ready to spawn
  • Trout Fishing: Jeff Durniak gives us some updates the Department of Natural Resources trout stocking efforts. The Georgia Wildlife Resources Division and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will cooperatively stock 40,000 trout in Georgia during the week of
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 3/9/2017 11:23:00 PM
  • Fishing fatality prompts call for safer vessels
  • It was the first day of the commercial seine roe-herring fishery in the Strait of Georgia. Four other crew members survived. Rocchio’s brother, Jim, also a veteran of the commercial fishing industry, said a 19.5-metre-long boat doesn’t sink that fast ...
  • Times Colonist
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  • 3/9/2017 5:47:00 AM
  • Fly Females: Six Women Who Are Revolutionizing the World of Fly Fishing
  • Cassie Spurling began fly fishing at age five in the mountains of North Georgia, which she still calls home today. Under the tutelage of her father, she learned the ins and outs of what would one day become a full-time obsession. “My father is one of the .
  • blueridgeoutdoors.com
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  • 3/8/2017 8:16:00 PM
  • Longtime fish fry volunteers revel in camaraderie
  • Last year, toward the end, we were up to 800 to 900 pounds of fish,” Maczka says. Georgia Speer, auxiliary treasurer, says those numbers translate to between 1,200 and 1,500 orders of sandwiches and dinners each Friday. Along with the sides provided with .
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 3/7/2017 9:00:00 PM
  • Newnan High School Fishing Club out to promote sport
  • At least that’s the way members of the Newnan High School Fishing Club see it. The club can thank Newnan and University of West Georgia graduate and professional angler Kenny Johnson for help getting the club off the ground. Johnson has always had a ...
  • Times-Herald
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  • 3/5/2017 8:33:00 AM
  • Solving the Seminole Puzzle
  • crisp north wind welcoming anglers to Georgia. Not exactly the welcome you want on this famed fishery, but the show must go on and there will still be plenty of giants plucked from these waters. The record-sized field for this lake of 215 pros will battle
  • flwfishing.com
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  • 3/2/2017 1:25:00 PM
  • House approves hike in hunting, fishing licenses
  • Hunting and fishing in Georgia will get more expensive under legislation the state House passed Wednesday. Lawmakers voted 150-14 to send House Bill 208 to the Senate. The bill, sponsored by Rep. Trey Rhodes, R-Greensboro, is the first significant increase
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution
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  • 3/1/2017 9:25:00 PM
  • Girl Snaps “Ghost” Selfie on Fishing Trip in Georgia! [Photos]
  • Jessica Olgetree says that her 13-year-old daughter took this picture on a recent fishing trip and that the guy next to her brother was nowhere to be seen when she snapped the selfie ABC 13 reported: The teen went with her brother on a fishing trip and ...
  • cbslocal.com
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  • 3/1/2017 1:16:00 PM
  • Georgia girl on fishing trip says she caught photo of ghost instead
  • A photograph taken by a 13-year-old Georgia girl has gone viral, with people debating all across the country whether the picture caught a ghost in the background. The photo, taken Saturday in Tifton, Georgia, had been shared nearly 4,000 times and had more
  • WYFF 4
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  • 3/1/2017 12:07:00 AM
  • Prep Sports: Sonoraville Fishing Team heading into third season
  • For more information, visit the Sonoraville High School Fishing Facebook page, Northwest Georgia High School Anglers Association or the Northwest Georgia High School Anglers Association Facebook page. Schedules and a list of events can be found on those si
  • Fish Wrap
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  • 2/28/2017 10:51:00 PM
  • What do you see in this Georgia girl’s fishing trip selfie?
  • TIFTON, Ga. — What do you think this is? People all over the internet are trying to decide what exactly is standing in the background of this 13-year-old girl’s selfie. On Saturday, Jessica Ogletree posted the haunting photo on Facebook. FB FRIENDS ...
  • NEWSFIXCW33
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  • 2/28/2017 8:56:00 PM
  • 'Ghost' photobombs picture of 13-year-old girl on fishing trip
  • Jessica Ogletree, from Georgia, posted the photo with the following explanation: FB FRIENDS CHECK THIS OUT! This picture was taken by my 13 year old daughter earlier today at Paradise (the fishing place) in Tifton, Ga. Notice my son Kolton in the ...
  • Click On Detroit
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  • 2/28/2017 4:24:00 PM
  • Georgia: Spring Harvest at Go Fish Center in Perry
  • Our annual harvest begins this Friday, March 3rd and lasts through Friday, March 31st. Each person will be able to catch and keep up to 8 fish per day. Don't forget to bring your own bucket or cooler with ice to carry your fish home in. A fishing pole and
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/28/2017 7:51:00 AM
  • Largest Ever Collegiate Bass Tournament at Guntersville
  • The next event for Southeastern Conference anglers is a tournament scheduled for March 18 on Lake Hartwell in Hartwell, Georgia. YETI FLW College Fishing teams compete in three regular-season qualifying tournaments in one of five conferences – Central ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/28/2017 7:51:00 AM
  • Center Console Fishing Boats to 30 Feet at the 2017 Miami Boat Show
  • The Georgia-based manufacturer says the 236, designed for a single outboard, can handle up to 300 horsepower. Sea Chaser's HFC series — for hybrid fish and cruise — is designed with both fishing and families in mind. The 24 features a beam just under 8 ...
  • MSN
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  • 2/27/2017 3:56:00 PM
  • The 'unique' way NASCAR drivers and fans kill time in Daytona
  • Throughout the week, fans emerge from their RVs with poles and bait, hoping the fish bite. Hailing from Carrollton, Georgia, lifelong fisherman Bart Stone is here for his ninth Daytona 500 on Sunday. His RV is always stocked with a fishing pole ...
  • USA Today Sports For The Win
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  • 2/24/2017 8:23:00 PM
  • Fishing report: Bass getting larger
  • Could a 30-pound limit be in the near future? Question is: Why is this happening? John Biaggi is chief of Georgia’s fisheries. He thinks it’s because of smaller gizzard shad. That species heretofore reached sizes too large to be swallowed by ...
  • The Augusta Chronicle
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  • 2/24/2017 3:28:00 AM
  • Behind the scenes: A look at BCM's Dinner Theatre production 'Big Fish'
  • The University of Georgia’s Baptist Collegiate Ministries will take the idea of dinner and a movie up a notch by serving meals to audience members who attend performances of the musical “Big Fish” on Feb. 23–27. The menu for the night includes ...
  • Red and Black
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  • 2/23/2017 4:46:00 PM
  • Georgia State Fish Art Contest for K-12
  • Be sure to encourage your young artist(s) to enter the 18th annual Wildlife Forever State-Fish Art contest. This contest is open to kids in Grades K-12 but the deadline for entries is March 31st – so, don't wait too long! Students across the United ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/23/2017 8:16:00 AM
  • COASTAL OUTDOORS: Optimism growing for excellent fishing ahead
  • The fact that live bait shrimp continue to be plentiful along the Georgia coast and the evidence that undersized spotted sea trout are still being caught, are two of several factors supporting these hopes. Phone calls to various marinas, fishing camps and
  • SavannahNow
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  • 2/23/2017 5:20:00 AM
  • North Oconee High bass fishing team currently ranks No. 1 in state
  • Teams earn points according to how they finish in a fishing tournament. The North Oconee team is among more than 100 high school fishing teams statewide that compete in the Georgia Bass National High School league. “High school bass fishing has become a ..
  • Athens Banner-Herald
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  • 2/22/2017 6:29:00 PM
  • N.C. Marine Fisheries Considers New Shrimping Laws
  • The laws would force shrimpers to go out three miles into the Atlantic before fishing, and would heavily regulate when and how they fish. Similar laws are already in place in South Carolina and Georgia.
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/21/2017 11:41:00 AM
  • FISHING: Ringgold looking to reel them in during inaugural season
  • The Northwest Georgia High School Anglers Association, already the largest high school fishing organization in the nation, is growing even more this season. The league, already with participants from northwest Georgia counties, is welcoming the anglers ...
  • Fish Wrap
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  • 2/20/2017 7:56:00 PM
  • Whitlock new editor of Southern Fly Fishing Magazine
  • Shortly after, he became assistant editor of the Southern Trout Magazine, a regional fly fishing publication that covers trout fishing from the Mason-Dixon Line south to northern Georgia before assuming his current editor position. The young editor said he
  • Times-Herald
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  • 2/19/2017 11:27:00 AM
  • Fish frenzy: Thousands of snapper released into Perth's Cockburn Sound
  • Picture: Twitter/@recfishwest Getting involved in today’s fish release were Karen and Craig Spowart, of Palmyra with their children Georgia, 6, and Riley, 8. “We’re a fishing family and we heard about the previous fish release so we thought it would ...
  • Perth Now Sunday Times
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  • 2/18/2017 7:19:00 AM
  • Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Largemouth bass biting shallow up north
  • Trout fishing remains very good, and the DNR continues to stock trout all over North Georgia. Dry flies early in the day have been working well in the pools below the rapids. As the sun warms the banks, look for small hatches and switch over to dry flies .
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 2/16/2017 11:37:00 PM
  • MGM lands big fish; Black-market casino busted in Georgia
  • MGM Resorts International took it on the chops from Deutsche Bank analyst Carlo Santarelli, who said of 4Q16 results that they “were undoubtedly surprising, in the wrong direction in this instance as property EBITDA fell well short of forecasts, most ...
  • dmckee.lvablog.com
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  • 2/16/2017 7:15:00 PM
  • Greenville, Lake Hartwell to host 2018 Bassmaster Classic
  • As in previous visits in 2008 and 2015, fishing competition will take place on Lake Hartwell, a 56,000-acre impoundment on the Savannah, Tugaloo and Seneca rivers along the South Carolina/Georgia border. Takeoffs will be from Green Pond Landing and Event .
  • Outdoors First
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  • 2/16/2017 2:57:00 PM
  • Georgia hunting, fishing license fees to rise under House plan
  • ATLANTA — A proposal to hike Georgia's hunting and fishing fees has gotten some nibbles under the Gold Dome. The bill increases fees across the board, from licenses for hunting and fishing to permits to harvest alligators. Seniors, who currently enjoy a ..
  • Daily Item
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  • 2/16/2017 2:57:00 PM
  • Georgia hunting, fishing license fees to rise under House plan
  • ATLANTA — A proposal to hike Georgia's hunting and fishing fees has gotten some nibbles under the Gold Dome. The bill increases fees across the board, from licenses for hunting and fishing to permits to harvest alligators. Seniors, who currently enjoy a ..
  • Times West Virginian
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  • 2/16/2017 1:47:00 PM
  • Fishing Report: Good news from the weatherman
  • But this week so many bluegill were caught by visitors at Georgia Boy’s Fish Camp, I thought I’d tell the tally. Billy and two friends fished Wednesday icing down 113 big bluegills, with some redbellies and shellcracker thrown in. And they were tossing ...
  • St. Augustine Record
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  • 2/16/2017 11:04:00 AM
  • Toad-ally Toddlers "Fish for the Alphabet" Events at Georgia Go Fish Center
  • Programs typically include a brief lesson, sing-along songs, story time, animal encounters, hands-on activities, and crafts. Participation in the program is included with your regular paid admission. There is no additional fee to register. Don't forget ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 2/16/2017 8:53:00 AM
  • Fishing Report: Change in dates is considered
  • But this week so many bluegill were caught by visitors at Georgia Boy’s Fish Camp, I thought I’d tell the tally. Billy and two friends fished Wednesday icing down 113 big bluegills, with some redbellies and shellcracker thrown in. And they were tossing ...
  • St. Augustine Record
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  • 2/16/2017 4:17:00 AM
  • OUTDOORS: Anglers fish back-to-back tournaments at Sinclair
  • They caught their fish on spinnerbaits and crankbaits and won $1,125. The Berry’s Tournament Trail continues to be one of the best, if not the best, tournament trail in Georgia year after year. The Berry family has done an excellent job over the last few .
  • The Union-Recorder
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  • 2/11/2017 3:25:00 PM
  • It Could Cost More to Hunt and Fish in Georgia Soon
  • Attention hunters and anglers in Georgia! It could cost more for you to hunt and fish in the future. A state audit conducted in 2016 found that the state’s license fees are too low. The low fees are said to be costing the state’s Department of Natural ...
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 2/10/2017 3:21:00 PM
  • Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Crappie biting well in shallow water
  • If you can locate these secret locations where they drop off the fishing can be contagious. Plenty of 7-12 inch, or larger, fish get stocked all over North Georgia in Spring. For river fishing, both north or Laker Lanier and below Buford Dam it’s hard to .
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 2/10/2017 1:30:00 AM
  • Fishing Vessel Catches Fire off Georgia
  • Three fishermen were rescued Tuesday after their vessel caught fire 1 mile east of St. Catherines Island, Georgia. U.S. Coast Guard Sector Charleston command center watchstanders received a call from the fishing vessel at 3:16 p.m. stating their vessel was
  • Marine Link
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  • 2/8/2017 3:33:00 PM
  • Thanks Atlanta!
  • Last weekend we attended the Fly Fishing Show in Atlanta, Georgia and wanted to take the day to give a big thanks to all those who stopped by the Deneki booth to give us a shout. We were pleased by the turnout for the inaugural show at the Infinite Energy
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  • 2/7/2017 4:18:00 PM
  • Proposal would increase cost of Georgia’s hunting, fishing license fees
  • The cost to hunt and fish in Georgia would increase under a proposal in the state Legislature, after a state audit late last year found that the fees were likely too low and costing millions of dollars toward hiring more rangers and making other improvemen
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution
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  • 2/6/2017 5:49:00 PM
  • Big tank in Perry holds sampling of Lake Tobesofkee
  • Last week they were all swimming around Lake Tobsofkee in Bibb County. Georgia Department of Natural Resources rangers captured the fish by shocking the water. The fish were to be put back into the lake Sunday evening after the show ended. Occasionally one
  • The Telegraph
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  • 2/5/2017 10:00:00 PM
  • WHY BLUEGILL IS IMPORTANT FOR OTHER GEORGIA STOCKED FISH LIKE BASS
  • If you’re trying to keep your Georgia pond at the ideal stock and size for prime fishing, you want to make sure you know the best and easiest way to manage the ecosystem of your fish. Bluegill are the most important fish you can keep in stock in your pond.
  • Bloger Her
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  • 2/5/2017 12:14:00 PM
  • South Carolina cobia anglers draw short straw
  • And for the past two years cobia anglers from Georgia to New York have exceeded the limit. Last year, if you will remember, the cobia fishery in federal waters was closed on June 24. Because South Carolina law dictates that state fisheries law mirror ...
  • The Post and Courier
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  • 2/4/2017 6:59:00 PM
  • TALKING TROUT: Fly fishing or just fishing?
  • The dream trip, fly fishing vacation Every year the Georgia Council of Trout Unlimited gives away a trip for two to a private cabin in Idaho just outside Yellowstone National Park. This is the primary fundraiser for the council and helps to fund the ...
  • Fish Wrap
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  • 2/3/2017 6:41:00 AM
  • £15K fine for fishing company Georgia Seafoods Ltd
  • FISHING Company Georgia Seafoods Ltd was fined £15,000 in the Magistrates Court on Wednesday after a guilty plea was entered to a charge of fishing on the high seas without a valid licence. The court heard that although an investigation had not been ...
  • Penguin News
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  • 2/2/2017 8:10:00 PM
  • Come See Us in Atlanta
  • Come give us a shout! Photo: Dan Herrig. We’re going to be at the Fly Fishing Show in Atlanta, Georgia this weekend and we hope to see you there! The show will be held at the Infinite Energy Center (formerly Gwinnett Center) on Friday, February 3rd ...
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  • 2/1/2017 2:12:00 PM
  • Heartbroken Boy Can't Bear To Part With Beloved Fish
  • Losing a pet is never easy, but when you're a 5-year-old boy it's downright traumatizing. Pierce Griffin of Augusta, Georgia experienced the sting of the sudden loss of his beloved blue Betta fish, Cupid after a month-long friendship before its untimely ..
  • www.cuteness.com
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  • 1/30/2017 5:38:00 PM
  • Reminder: The first ever Atlanta Fly Fishing Show
  • Why? The first ever Atlanta Fly Fishing Show rolls into town and will hold court at the Infinite Energy Center in Duluth, Georgia. The Southeast, and especially Georgia has, as they say, got it all… year round: rainbow trout, brown trout, brook trout ...
  • flylifemagazine.com
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  • 1/30/2017 1:01:00 PM
  • Jimmy Jacobs Releases Book on Brook Trout in Dixie
  • Tales of angling for the fish from the Shenandoah Mountains of Virginia to the highlands of North Georgia. As Jacobs aptly describes the "Jewels of the Southern Appalachians", he shares his unequaled knowledge and passion for these colorful member of the .
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/30/2017 7:19:00 AM
  • New Fly Fishing Books
  • University of Washington Press; Reprint edition, paperback (February 11, 2017). Flyfisher’s Guide to North Carolina & Georgia by Nick Carter is a new and complete guide to the waters of the two states. The book combines full-color photography and ...
  • midcurrent.com
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  • 1/29/2017 12:16:00 PM
  • Placing your fish attractors
  • Some of the initial attractors placed in the lake by the Georgia DNR did not, in my opinion, attract fish due to them being placed in questionable locations. However, the more recent ones were placed in good locations. Build the best fish attractor ...
  • The Union-Recorder
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  • 1/28/2017 3:38:00 AM
  • Mossy Oak Partners with Bass Pro Shops "The Habit" on Sportsman Channel
  • "The Habit" is hosted by Morris, an accomplished hunter and RedHead® Pro Hunting Team member; Belmore, a Georgia native and 2011 World Bowfishing Champion; and avid outdoorsman, Justice. When not chasing big game or arrowing carp, Morris heads up Bass Pro
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/27/2017 8:42:00 AM
  • Lessons for home schoolers among Go Fish youth programs
  • Fish, turtles, birds, alligators and snakes, oh my! While those topics might be scary to some, students from across the state are learning about the eco-regions of Georgia as well as conservation, wildlife, habitats and adaptations through the educational
  • The Telegraph
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  • 1/22/2017 12:33:00 AM
  • Crying boy can't bear to flush his dead pet fish down the toilet
  • Just ask 5-year-old Pierce Griffin, of Augusta, Georgia, who could be seen in a viral video giving his dead fish a tearful send off as he and his mom flushed it down the toilet. His mom, Dee Griffin, told InsideEdition.com that the fish, who Pierce named .
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  • 1/20/2017 11:11:00 AM
  • Boy, 5, Gives Dead Fish a Tearful Goodbye as He Flushes It Down the Toilet
  • Just ask 5-year-old Pierce Griffin, of Augusta, Georgia, who could be seen in a viral video giving his dead fish a tearful send off as he and his mom flushed it down the toilet. His mom, Dee Griffin, told InsideEdition.com that the fish, who Pierce named .
  • insideedition.com
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  • 1/19/2017 9:08:00 PM
  • 'Bye-bye, Cupid': Boy adorably cries over having to flush his pet fish
  • Saying goodbye to that first pet can be a tough moment in any kid's life. For Pierce Griffin, 5, of Augusta, Georgia, having to flush his beloved blue betta fish named Cupid meant an emotional send-off that he just wasn't ready for. Pierce's mom ...
  • Today.com
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  • 1/19/2017 2:04:00 PM
  • Balog: Women on the rise?
  • Joe Balog recently interviewed Isaac Payne, who coaches both the men's and women's bass fishing teams at Savannah College of Art and Design in Georgia. Payne pointed out some facets of the sport in which women anglers seem to excel to a greater degree than
  • BassFan
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  • 1/19/2017 5:09:00 AM
  • College students thrown overboard on fishing trip
  • Two students were taking part in a fishing tournament on Georgia's Lake Seminole on Saturday, when their boat malfunctioned. You can see the two University of Florida students riding along, then a problem with the boats steering system sends them flying ..
  • WWMT
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  • 1/18/2017 3:51:00 PM
  • Blue Ridge Trout Festival in April
  • BLUE RIDGE, GA – The official Trout Festival of Georgia returns to Blue Ridge in April when thousands of outdoors enthusiasts descend upon Georgia's top trout-fishing destination – Fannin County, the Trout Capital of Georgia – to benefit cold-water ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/17/2017 7:06:00 AM
  • Georgia Fishing Regs for 2017 Now Available
  • Anglers can find the new 2017 Georgia Sport Fishing Regulations Guide online and in print, announces the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division. "The new 2017 Georgia Sport Fishing regulations is THE place to start for any ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/13/2017 6:35:00 AM
  • Go Fish Georgia: 2017 Fishing Regulations Now Available
  • SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (Jan. 12, 2017) –Anglers can find the new 2017 Georgia Sport Fishing Regulations Guide online and in print, announces the Georgia Department of Natural Resources’ Wildlife Resources Division. “The new 2017 Georgia Sport Fishing ...
  • fetchyournews.com
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  • 1/12/2017 10:07:00 PM
  • FLW 2017 Week 1: Big Bass for the Kickoff
  • If the forecast is wrong and a cold front reaches south Georgia, or if the fish don’t move up right away, Brown says many of the lake’s biggest bass can be caught on outside grass lines with Traps. More than 100 FLW College Fishing teams have already ...
  • flwfishing.com
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  • 1/11/2017 9:12:00 PM
  • Yamaha's Martin Peters Appointed to NOAA Biz Advisory Council
  • Peters also has a decade of experience as a journalist in both print and television. Peters currently serves on the Natural Resources Policy Committee for the Georgia Chamber of Commerce. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Recreational Fishing
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/11/2017 10:36:00 AM
  • Fish filets, making the effort and waking up to a Clemson national title
  • Who orders the filet o’ fish? The same guy who — at the last minute, and at an inconvenient time — takes a couple days off work to travel from Austin, Texas, to Savannah, Georgia, to Clemson to watch a most important college football game.
  • Island Packet Online
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  • 1/10/2017 8:09:00 PM
  • Fish in Lake Shelbyville to benefit from ‘Cube’ structures
  • Mike Mounce, DNR fisheries biologist, suggested the “Georgia Cube,” which has been a success in the southern lakes. As a bonus for bass anglers, Mounce and Christenson modified the Georgia Cube to help improve the habitat attraction for largemouth ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 1/10/2017 4:34:00 PM
  • Legends of the Fly Hall of Fame Nominates 6
  • Gary Merriman of Atlanta, Georgia, whom many regard as the "Fly Fishing Ambassador of the Peach State" is in. J. Wayne Fears of Huntsville, Alabama and author of the first modern era book on Southern Appalachian trout fishing is in. Soc Clay of Fern Hollow
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/10/2017 7:42:00 AM
  • Nuclear Fishing
  • This excerpt from Containment takes a tour of the swampy area in Burke County, Georgia, adjacent to Savannah River Site nuclear facility. The distance separating the two is the width of the river itself. “No fishing” signs dot the area, and as one of ...
  • PBS
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  • 1/9/2017 9:24:00 AM
  • RBFF Aims to Retain, Increase Angler Numbers
  • ALEXANDRIA, VA- The Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) hosted the largest round-up of state fish and wildlife agency representatives December 13 - 15, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia at its annual State Marketing Workshop. Themed Charting the Course
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/9/2017 7:44:00 AM
  • High school fishing club team takes second place in tourney
  • The Dawson County High School Fishing Club recently competed in one of six tournaments for the Georgia High School Fishing Trail. According to club sponsor, Donna Melton, it is the premier high school bass fishing tournament organization in North Georgia.
  • Dawson News
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  • 1/4/2017 10:14:00 AM
  • YETI FLW College Fishing 2017 Season Opener Set for Lake Seminole
  • “We’ve had a lot of rain in the region which could throw the competitors a curveball,” said FLW Tour pro Clayton Batts of Macon, Georgia. “They’re going to catch a lot of fish, but the weights in this tournament will greatly depend on how muddy ...
  • ABC Columbia
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  • 1/4/2017 5:00:00 AM
  • Featured Lure: PK Lures Flutter Fish
  • O’Grady commented that they are also upgrading their hooks to 4X strong due to the very large stripers some anglers are catching on them in Lake Lanier, Georgia. So, if you are looking for a lure to add to your arsenal that catches all sorts of fish ...
  • onthewater.com
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  • 1/2/2017 2:15:00 PM
  • Father/son time
  • Mike Williams came in from Georgia for some Father/son time. They only had a few hours to fish and unfortunately the weather with the front coming they and fish didn't cooperate. We only found a dozen or so trout that wanted to play before we had to head i
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 12/31/2016 1:42:00 AM
  • Charges against B.C. sport fishing guide dismissed
  • A sport fishing guide slipped off the hook on charges of illegally fishing for salmon in an area known as The Hump in the Strait of Georgia. Courtenay provincial court Judge Barbara Flewelling said in a written ruling that federal fisheries officers ...
  • The Province
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  • 12/27/2016 4:45:08 AM
  • Charges against B.C. sport fishing guide dismissed
  • A sport fishing guide slipped off the hook on charges of illegally fishing for salmon in an area known as The Hump in the Strait of Georgia. Courtenay provincial court Judge Barbara Flewelling said in a written ruling that federal fisheries officers ...
  • Canada
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  • 12/26/2016 6:12:13 AM
  • The New Year Brings Expanded Fishing Opportunity at Paradise PFA
  • according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division (WRD). TIFTON, Ga. (12/23/2016) In addition to the 508 acres of water currently open to fishing at Paradise Public Fishing Area in Berrien County, Horseshoe 6 Lake (3 ...
  • jaxbch.net
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  • 12/23/2016 6:04:27 PM
  • FLW announces sponsorship agreement with YETI
  • All participants must be registered, full-time students at a college, university or community college and members of a college fishing club. The 2017 YETI FLW College Fishing series will kick off on Jan. 14 at Lake Seminole in Bainbridge, Georgia.
  • Outdoors First
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  • 12/21/2016 7:04:05 PM
  • Chattanooga’s Tennessee Aquarium: the best family fish-perience
  • We’ve never seen him break out of his shell (‘scuse the pun) like he did in this exhibit. And why shouldn’t he? The Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta does have the largest indoor tank in the USA, but it also houses three of the largest type of fish in ...
  • 2traveldads.com
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  • 12/20/2016 3:27:32 AM
  • Nashua Sex Offender Arrested for 'Plenty of Fish' Profile: Police
  • Carey Driscoll, of Nashua, created a "Plenty of Fish" dating profile and moved to Georgia — violating his sex offender terms — police said. NASHUA, NH — A Nashua man required to register as a sex offender for the rest of his life was arrested ...
  • Patch
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  • 12/15/2016 11:04:26 AM
  • Payne To Guide First All-Female College Team
  • The 33-year-old Payne coaches both the men's and women's teams at Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) in Georgia. It's a full-time job for the former Marine as the school has elevated fishing to full varsity status. Payne graduated from SCAD in 2015
  • BassFan
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  • 12/13/2016 5:08:54 AM
  • USS Bataan renders assistance to fishing boat
  • Amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) rendered assistance to a disabled small fishing vessel off the coast of Savannah, Georgia, Dec. 9. The two-person crew of the fishing vessel contacted Bataan through bridge-to-bridge communications at ...
  • militarynews.com
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  • 12/12/2016 1:45:28 PM
  • Bataan Renders Assistance to Civilian Fishing Boat
  • ATLANTIC OCEAN (NNS) -- Amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) rendered assistance to a disabled small fishing vessel off the coast of Savannah, Georgia, Dec. 9. The two-person crew from the vessel contacted the Bataan through bridge-to-bridge ...
  • navy.mil
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  • 12/12/2016 8:09:02 AM
  • Bataan renders assistance to civilian fishing boat
  • ATLANTIC OCEAN (NNS) -- Amphibious assault ship USS Bataan (LHD 5) rendered assistance to a disabled small fishing vessel off the coast of Savannah, Georgia, Dec. 9. The two-person crew from the vessel contacted the Bataan through bridge-to-bridge ...
  • globalsecurity.org
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  • 12/12/2016 8:09:02 AM
  • ‘Farm in a Barrel’: Raise fish and grow your own organic vegetables
  • It doesn’t get much more local than your own backyard. A Georgia company is selling ‘Farm in a Barrel.’ It’s a self-contained eco-system that allows homeowners to raise organic fish an aquaponics, combines aquaculture (fish farming) and ...
  • Green Cine
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  • 12/3/2016 7:39:45 PM
  • Looking for stories of fishing at Gordon Highway pond
  • So I contacted Ed Bettross, the Georgia Wildlife Resources Division fisheries biologist working out of the Thomson District office, and asked him to conduct a survey of the pond’s fish population. Using a boat equipped with an electro-fishing rig ...
  • The Augusta Chronicle
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  • 12/2/2016 5:57:44 AM
  • Lake Lanier Fishing Report: Colder weather gets fish moving
  • As long as you are not targeting trout, a live crappie minnow is a great all around fish catcher (trout fishing with live minnows is illegal in Georgia). Fishing with live minnows can be done on just about any budget. A Zebco 33 or even a long cane pole ..
  • Gainesville Times
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  • 12/1/2016 10:52:24 AM
  • Coastal Georgia Cast and Blast: Turkeys and Redfish
  • “I love my job,” my hunting guide whispered. “So do I!” I chimed, giddy. No telling what the turkeys were saying. Gobbles rang through the woods behind us. Whenever Dale Drury called, they answered. We sat statue-still in the late-March dawn at the ...
  • Sport Fishing
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  • 11/30/2016 8:54:53 PM
  • 10 Amazing U.S. Lake Boating Spots To Visit
  • 6. Lake Lanier, Georgia. Due to its close proximity to Atlanta (45 minutes north), Lake Lanier is one of the most popular boating destinations in the South. Rental boats, houseboats, fishing boats, ski boats, and kayaks all share the waters of Lake Lanier
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 11/29/2016 3:26:47 PM
  • Georgia may hike license fees to hunt and fish
  • It's been years since Georgia raised the fees for state hunting and fishing licenses but that may change in the next legislative session. State auditors estimate the Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division could generate millions of ..
  • Talk 750 WSB
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  • 11/29/2016 2:22:22 PM
  • Georgia wildlife officials told to raise hunting, fishing license fees
  • Is it too cheap to hunt and fish in Georgia? State auditors are encouraging wildlife officials to charge more for state-issued hunting and fishing licenses, after finding that Georgia’s fees are substantially lower than other southeastern states and ...
  • Atlanta Journal Constitution
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  • 11/28/2016 8:00:00 PM
  • Florida Fish and Wildlife Cite Man for Punching a Hammerhead Shark
  • A Georgia man has racked up some significant citations after repeatedly punching a hammerhead shark. Granger Ray Wooten, of Lafayette Georgia, was apprehended by Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) officers and charged with a ...
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 11/28/2016 3:42:18 PM
  • Georgia wildlife officials told to raise hunting, fishing license fees
  • Georgia wildlife officials could raise millions of dollars each year to hire additional rangers and make other improvements if they charged more for hunting and fishing licenses and stopped offering free lifetime licenses to senior citizens, a new state ..
  • myajc.com
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  • 11/27/2016 7:15:15 AM
  • Baab: Greenbrier duo wins fishing tournament
  • They battled tough, windy conditions on Thurmond Lake last Saturday to win the Georgia BASS Nation High School Fishing Championship. Hadden, an eighth grader, and Casey, a sophomore, weighed in a five-fish limit totaling 14.04 pounds. Seven teams ...
  • The Augusta Chronicle
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  • 11/25/2016 1:34:01 AM
  • Cabin Rentals With Fishing In Georgia
  • Layaway Cabin rentals with fishing in georgia departure date hold the solutions to producing that dream holiday into reality. A Cabin rentals with fishing in georgia lot of the motels are on the preferred, thigh areas like The Deprive (Blvd Southern ...
  • amazonaws.com
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  • 11/11/2016 10:57:38 PM
  • Georgia's Revised Wildlife Action Plan Approved, at Work
  • SOCIAL CIRCLE, Ga. (11/10/2016) A statewide strategy to help conserve hundreds of Georgia animal and plant species has been revised and is being put into practice following federal approval. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service decision this fall on Georgia
  • jaxbch.net
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  • 11/10/2016 6:55:26 PM

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