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Lake Ontario Considered for National Marine Sanctuary

Dec 30, 2015 - We wish them well … but they must keep their eyes and ears open. The Federal Government gives away nothing, without getting something back. Just take a look at our educational system. They even control what our kids eat at lunchtime and then there is Common Core!?
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Our Precious Bald and Golden Eagles Have Finally Won One!!!

Dec 30, 2015 - With energy producing wind turbines expanding at a very rapid rate all across New York State, as well as all across the country, those towering windmills are deadly to most of our birds … especially eagles.
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Bagley Announces New Pro Angler Partnership with Pat Neu

Bagley Announces New Pro Angler Partnership with Pat Neu

Dec 16, 2015 - Not often do you have a chance to share what you know about fish behavior in collaboration with someone with such a great fishing name and design reputation in this business. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for me!”
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2015 Legislative Session Passed Sportsman Bills

Sep 17, 2015 - A hot issue was the attempt by the anti-hunting crowd that would have virtually outlawed hunting dogs. Gibson notes that it took three tries before a bill was finally passed to protect hunting dogs from being deemed to be” running at large.”
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DEC Announces Proposals to Amend Hunting Regulations for Wild Turkey

Sep 17, 2015 - DEC is proposing to adjust fall turkey seasons in all areas of the state by limiting the season to two weeks only with a bag limit of one bird of either sex for the season.
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New Antlerless Harvest and DMAP Regulations

Sep 17, 2015 - This proposed rule will restrict harvest during the early muzzleloader season to antlered deer only in WMU 6A until such time as populations increase to desired levels and the season may again be returned to an either-sex opportunity.
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ERIE COUNTY FEDERATION OF SPORTSMEN’S CLUBS SPONSORS 2015 NATIONAL HUNTING AND FISHING DAY EVENT

Aug 18, 2015 - On September 26, 2015, the Erie County Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs will celebrate the 44th Annual National Hunting and Fishing Day at Elma Conservation Club, 600 Creek Road, Elma, NY.
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DEC ADOPTS NEW RULES FOR ANTLERLESS DEER HUNTING IN PARTS OF THE STATE

Aug 7, 2015 - To achieve the desired deer population levels, the allowable harvest of antlerless deer is being increased in Wildlife Management Units (WMUs) 1C, 3M, 3S, 4J, 8A, 8C, 8F, 8G, 8H, 8N, 9A, and 9F.
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Conservation and Lake Ontario News June 2015

Jun 17, 2015 - “Committee to Abolish Sport Hunting” … one of the original anti-hunting groups in our nation has again reared its ugly head, apparently having had new life breathed into it. It is headquartered right here in New York State, in the college community of New Paltz, on the lower Hudson River.
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Controlling Lake Weeds without Breaking a Sweat

May 13, 2015 - Lakeside homeowners keep shoreline, docks and view free of water weeds with lake mowers that easily reach wherever a boat can go.
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Wilderness First Aid Class – June 7, 2015

Mar 6, 2015 - The New York State Outdoor Guides Association (NYSOGA) is sponsoring a Wilderness First Aid Class accredited by the Wilderness Medical Society, the Emergency Care and Safety Institute and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
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Conservation Plan for Bald Eagles in New York State Now Available for Public Review and Comment

Feb 26, 2015 - A proposed conservation plan to manage New York’s population of the bald eagle is now available for public review and comment. The Conservation Plan for Bald Eagles in New York State describes the historic and current status of the bald eagle in the state and provides guidelines for future management actions.
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DEC ANNOUNCES STATE OF LAKE ONTARIO MEETINGS:

Feb 26, 2015 - Lake Ontario and its embayments and tributaries support thriving populations of fish, including a variety of trout and salmon, bass, walleye, yellow perch and panfish. New York’s Lake Ontario waters comprise more than 2.7 million acres.
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DEC Regional Natural Resource Supervisor Tom Martin Honored as NYSAF “Forester of the Year”

Feb 26, 2015 - The New York Society of American Foresters (NYSAF) honored state Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Region 5 Natural Resource Supervisor Tom Martin as its 2014 Forester of the Year.
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THE SUFFERN SHOW” RETURNS! VISIT THE 38TH ANNUAL WORLD FISHING & OUTDOOR EXPOSITION, MARCH 5-8, 2015

Jan 21, 2015 - THE SUFFERN SHOW” RETURNS! VISIT THE 38TH ANNUAL WORLD FISHING & OUTDOOR EXPOSITION, MARCH 5-8, 2015, AT ROCKLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE FIELD HOUSE, SUFFERN, NY
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Get Hooked on the 2nd Annual Greater Niagara Fishing & Outdoor Expo – Jan. 23-25

Jan 15, 2015 - Largest Three-Day Fishing Expo on the Great Lakes Features the “Greater Niagara Fishing Academy,” Children’s Activities and More
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DEC continuing to study reports of dead and erratic-acting steelhead in the Salmon River

Jan 7, 2015 - The fish are exhibiting "signs of stress and elevated mortality rates due to an apparent thiamine (Vitamin B) deficiency." The most likely source of that is the injesting of alewives. Alewives, an invasive bait fish in the Great Lakes that salmon and steelhead feed predominately on, are known to contain thiaminase, an enzyme that degrades thiamine.
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NYSOWA Honors Leo Maloney With the M. Paul Keesler Outdoor Citizen Award

Dec 9, 2014 - New York State Outdoor Writers Association honors sportsman for service as spokesman for outdoor sports and as a conservationist
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Fly Tying Classes 2015 Sponsored by Clearwater Chapter Trout Unlimited

Nov 6, 2014 - Saint Joseph’s Parish Center 45 Macarthur Dr., Scotia, NY
Beginner’s class start Jan 13th - Mar 3rd, every Tuesday
Advanced class starts Jan 15th—Mar 5th, every Thursday
Time: 7-9 PM

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REMAINING DEER MANAGEMENT PERMITS AVAILABLE FOR HUNTER

Oct 28, 2014 - The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) today announced that remaining Deer Management Permits (DMPs) in several Wildlife Management Units (WMUs) will be available to hunters beginning November 1, 2014.
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