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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-27/pipeline-case-moves-ahead-cou
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2015-08-27/sc-deer-hunter-meetings-
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-25/hunting-fishing-licenses-rise
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2015-08-22/pavey-georgias
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2015-08-10/pavey-catching-forbidden
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.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-28/north-augusta-woman-fo
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-05/student-research-augusta-cana
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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2015-07-24/teen-uses-noddling-style
South Carolina drought leaves crops withering in heat

...won't come soon, according to the state's Department of Natural Resources."The short-term forecast isn't optimistic...lakes across the state, according to the Department of Natural Resources.On Tuesday, Thurmond Lake, which divides...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-21/south-carolina-drought-leaves
Ga. wildlife document shows successes, setbacks

...to Mary Pfaffko, assistant chief of nongame conservation in the Wildlife Resources Division of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.Pfaffko, who oversaw the dozens of meetings with the 11 working groups, said the department attempted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-08/ga-wildlife-document-shows-s