Time is quickly winding down for the Feb. 6 public comment deadline regarding a series of freshwater fishing regulation changes that could affect nearly every angler in this state.
New York Department of Environmental Conservation
Jason M. Robinson, the leader of Lake Erie Fisheries Research Unit (left), and James L. Markham, fish biologist with the Lake Erie Fisheries Research Unit, tag lake trout on Lake Erie in 2017, leading to discovery of the lake trout fry. (Photo courtesy of the NYSDEC)In a major announcement within the world of fishing, the New York Department of Environmental…
(Editor’s note: A criminal charge is merely an allegation that a defendant has committed a violation of the criminal law, and it is not evidence of guilt. All defendants are presumed innocent and entitled to a fair trial, during which it will be the state of New York’s burden to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.) Spring pesticides enforcement (Suffolk…
The idea behind these free fishing days is to give people who might not fish a chance to try it.
Despite four fatalities, DEC records lowest number of hunting-related shooting incidents on record.
Rift arises between state agency that regulates hunting and deer populations and wildlife rehabilitators who try to heal them
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urposely disturbing, flushing, or chasing an endangered or threatened species is harassment and is illegal