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Pavey: Catching the forbidden fish in Gray's Reef

...slightly 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
Student research on Augusta Canal supports trout fishery

...be 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...

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

...reel) 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2015-07-24/teen-uses-noddling-style
Ga. wildlife document shows successes, setbacks

ATLANTA ? Even people who rarely set foot outdoors will be impacted multiple ways by a draft plan for managing the state's natural plants and animals.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-08/ga-wildlife-document-shows-s
Kinder Morgan appeals Georgia DOT decision against the Palmetto Pipeline in its certificate of need request

...convenience and necessity from the DOT and then a permit from the Environmental Protection Division at the Georgia Department of Natural Resources in order to acquire private land through eminent domain.The proposed Palmetto Pipeline is pitched as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-17/kinder-morgan-appeals-georgi
Fishing tournaments for June 12

...of Phoenix, Mini Melts, Boy Scout Road Tire and Automotive, Fort Gordon Natural Resources Branch and Georgia Department of Natural Resources.Schedule: June 21, bass tournament, safe light until noon. July 12, bass tournament, 5 a.m...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-06-11/fishing-tourname
Updated book by Vic Dunawy is a good read

...store, or by writing to Florida Sportsman, 2700 S. Kanner Highway, Stuart, Fla., 34994.? The Georgia Department of Natural Resources and its Wildlife Resources Division is conducting a fishing photo contest open to the public.The photo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-07-09/updated-book-vic
Fishing tournaments

...of Phoenix, Mini Melts, Boy Scout Road Tire and Automotive, Fort Gordon Natural Resources Branch and Georgia Department of Natural Resources.2015 Fishing Tournament ScheduleJune 21, bass tournament, safe light until noon. July 12, bass tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-06-18/fishing-tourname
Nearly 150 gopher tortoises released in Georgia to help restore threatened reptile population

...because they dig these nice, elaborate burrows that other animals will use."Quinn, officials from Georgia Department of Natural Resources, SREL students and others traveled to the Yuchi management area near Plant Vogtle power plant to acclimate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-05/nearly-150-gopher-tortoises-r
Missing man's body discovered at Thurmond Lake

...discovered about 7:35 a.m. floating more than 100 yards off the beach at West Dam recreation area by Georgia Department of Natural Resources officers. Garrison pronounced Harper dead at 8:10 a.m.Harper was riding his Yamaha WaveRunner just...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-02/missing-mans-body-disc