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2 face illegal hunting charges

...hunting without permission in the Hephzibah area on Monday, authorities say.The landowner contacted state Department of Natural Resources law enforcement after seeing the two, identified as William Shores, 24, and Jessica Tice, no age given...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-11-26/2-face-illegal-hunting
Pardon Our Mess: Abandoned houseboat on Savannah River bank

...Eddie Moyer is responsible, but since he has not acted, the responsibility transferred to the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, which could not be reached for comment Friday.ACTION PROMISED: Though it is not their responsibility...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-23/pardon-our-mess-abandoned-ho
Graystone Ranch in Hephzibah being investigated by USDA

...Georgia, facilities licensed by the department for regulated activity must also be permitted with the state Department of Natural Resources in order to operate.According to online inspection reports, Graystone, a 500-acre conservation center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-22/graystone-ranch-hephzibah-bei
Angler has great fish story to tell from Catfish Creek

...share data from the study with Georgia's Department of Natural Resources ? so if you see or catch one, let him know...areas this week.Scott Harder, a S.C. Department of Natural Resources hydrologist, said some of the driest areas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2014-11-22/angler-has-great-fish-st
Mysterious movement of whitetail bucks is studied

...can affect movement and behavior.Auburn's Clint McCoy, as part of a cooperative study with the S.C. Department of Natural Resources, spent three years spying on about 40 bucks that were captured and fitted with GPS tracking devices that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2014-11-15/mysterious-movement-whit
Advocates call for overhaul of federal Animal Welfare Act

...facility.In Georgia, facilities licensed by USDA for regulated activity must also be permitted with the state Department of Natural Resources in order to operate. Graystone has held a wildlife exhibition, a wild animal and a rehabilitation permit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-15/advocates-call-overhaul-feder
Alligator sightings frequent in Augusta during April, May

...management regional supervisor for the Georgia Department of Natural Resources. Phinizy Swamp, the Savannah River and any...a Jasper County river. South Carolina's Department of Natural Resources said it is investigating the release because...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-08/alligator-sightings-frequent
Man falls off Georgia waterfall

...Authorities say a hiker was injured after falling off a waterfall in the north Georgia mountains.Georgia Department of Natural Resources spokesman Mark McKinnon said the man was near the top of Raven Cliff Falls in White County on Sunday when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-20/man-falls-georgia-waterfall
SC turkey harvest down 15 percent

...That made this year's harvest 36 percent lower than the record harvest of 2002, according to the S.C. Department of Natural Resources.It doesn't appear to be hunters' fault. This year's smaller harvest is probably tied to lower reproduction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-14/sc-turkey-harvest-down-15-pe
Georgia updates state disaster plan

...fires to pollution spills.Tuesday, the Board of Natural Resources got briefed on the response plans for the Department of Natural Resources and the Environmental Protection Division. Although both report to the board, their operations are kept...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-29/georgia-updates-state-disast