Old wells searched for Ga. student missing since 2007

...Another well was being pumped, but was too deep for the equipment, he said.On Wednesday, the state Department of Natural Resources is expected to assist with underwater cameras that will be lowered into the well."When we get through with...

S.C. moves toward whitetail buck limit throughout the state

...two-buck limit - of which at least one must have four or more points on one side.This year, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources is pushing a long overdue plan to create a four-buck limit, and to require tagging of all deer as part...

Pipeline case moves ahead in court

...largest energy infrastructure company in the country, is also continuing to pursue the permits needed from the Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to lay pipeline through at least four state-owned wildlife management...

Pavey: Georgia's oldest public fishing area, in McDuffie County, has turned 50

...The 10,600-acre site is owned by the U.S. Department of Energy and managed by the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources. The area is located in Aiken County, along the Savannah River and south of the town of Jackson, off SC...

SC deer hunter meetings planned

...proposed legislation that would limit deer hunting in the state.The first of four meetings sponsored by the Department of Natural Resources is taking place today at Pendleton High School Auditorium.Organizers say they'll get input from hunters...

Hunting, fishing licenses to rise first time in 23 years

ATLANTA - Anglers and hunters should expect to pay more for their licenses if the Department of Natural Resources can convince the legislature to impose the first increase in 23 years.Tuesday, the Board of Natural Resources heard the results...

North Augusta woman found dead in Savannah River

...on the Greeneway near Boeckh Park called police after seeing the body floating facedown in the water.The Department of Natural Resources and Aiken County Coroner's Office responded to the scene and pulled the woman from the water.

Pavey: Catching the forbidden fish in Gray's Reef

...from last year's record high but still yielded satisfactory numbers of young, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.Wildlife biologist Tim Keyes said aerial and ground surveys in May estimated 2,496 nests in 22 colonies...

Student research on Augusta Canal supports trout fishery

...released into the canal, Rowland said. They will be transported from the school in coolers.The Georgia Department of Natural Resources, however, requires an easement along banks of trout waters, said Hammond-Beyer. That would require legal...

Teen uses noodling style to catch huge flathead catfish at Clarks Hill Lake

...is a tie among two 83-pounders landed in 2006 and 2010 in the Altamaha River, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.Not being able to submit his fish for the record book doesn't bother Ashley, who enjoys any fishing method...