Georgia: New Boat Ramp on Lake Chatuge

August 16, 2017

Anticipating more than 10,000 users each year, Georgia Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Mark Williams, Mayor Pro-Tem Liz Ordiales and other representatives today dedicated the Mayor’s Park Boat Landing, giving boaters and anglers improved access to Lake Chatuge. This facility includes a 26-foot wide concrete boat ramp, 24 parking spaces for trailered vehicles, plus 10 additional car spaces. The area will be accessible to the public 24 hours a day,…


Licensed anglers must retroactively purchase AIS prevention pass

May 19, 2017

Montana : All anglers in Montana, including those who have already purchased a fishing license for the season, must buy an aquatic invasive species prevention pass under legislation signed on Thursday. The Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Pass was approved as part of Senate Bill 363 in the final days of the legislative session. Gov. Steve Bullock signed the bill into law Thursday. This AIS pass will be required for all…


Georgia to raise fees for hunting, fishing licenses

April 24, 2017

ATLANTA – Gov. Nathan Deal will sign a bill Tuesday increasing fees for hunting and fishing licenses. Fees after the increase on July 1 will be on par with surrounding states. Hunting licenses would rise from $10 to $15 and annual fishing licenses would increase from $9 to $15.