Savannah mall uses fake vultures to frighten flock

...ground laughing." Vultures are smart, curious birds, agrees Tim Keyes, a wildlife biologist with the Georgia Department of Natural Resources. But for some reason, maybe because of their intelligence, the effigies seem to work, he said...

Woman gets shell casing in face at Ga. gun range

...Camden County hunters and others, he said.The incident is being investigated by his office and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Royal said.

NC woman, 77, dies in Okefenokee Swamp

...Carolina woman killed Saturday in a boating accident in the Okefenokee Swamp is under investigation by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.Ruby Kelly Causey, 77, of Efland, N.C., died after she and her husband, David Gerald Causey...

Civil War artifacts on display in Millen

...artifacts from a former prison are set to go on display at Magnolia Springs State Park near Millen. The Georgia Department of Natural Resources says a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Magnolia Springs History Center is set for today. The agency...

Georgia state rangers urge safe use of tree stands during deer season

...falls in the two counties nearly resulted in paralysis and death, according to annual reports from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.On Oct. 26, 2012, a hunter in Burke County suffered a collapsed lung and injured his vertebrae and...

Alligator had unusual taste

...south of Augusta, hogs are not typical fare for the continent's largest reptile, said Greg Waters, Georgia Department of Natural Resource's alligator program manager.But that doesn't mean a hungry gator won't choke down feral pork if...

Fishing tournaments

...of Phoenix, USA Discounters, Washington Road Tire and Auto, Fort Gordon Natural Resources Branch and Georgia Department of Natural Resources.Saturday Morning Open TeamBass TournamentAt Wildwood ParkTony Postell reportingNext: TBA (Mr. Clark...

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...

Ga. to enforce SC boating laws

...have always trusted Palmetto State sailors. That's because under the new compact, officers from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources will enforce those South Carolina fines with suspensions just the way they would if the violation had...

South Georgia's Berrien County is popular for big bass

...bluegills, redear sunfish (shellcrackers), channel catfish, crappies and brown bullheads.The Georgia Department of Natural Resources will reopen the 28-acre Horseshoe 5 lake at sunrise Oct. 1. The lake was closed during the summer...