March 2010

World’s Largest Flotilla in Pittsburgh, Share an Experience and More Quick Links

Image by lcthulou via Flickr Just a couple quick links: Paddle the Point in Pittsburgh is trying for a world record- the Largest paddlecraft Flotilla ever on June 5th. Check out the link for more information. Venture Outdoors Festival– An Annual pligrimmage for us. Check out State, Regional And National Outdoor Organizations at Point State… Read more World’s Largest Flotilla in Pittsburgh, Share an Experience and More Quick Links

ODNR: 70 Job Corp Positions Available

Image via Wikipedia COLUMBUS, OH –Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Director Sean D. Logan announced today that ODNR’s Division of Forestry is currently accepting applications for the Ohio Woodlands Job Corps, made possible by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act. The second round of this conservation skills training and service program will employ at… Read more ODNR: 70 Job Corp Positions Available

Angler Wader Safety Tips. Wader Safer Angler Reminders. Safer Angler Waders.

Image by welliefreak via Flickr I Just can’t Get it right COLUMBUS, OH – With the start of the popular “walleye run” along the Maumee and Sandusky rivers and other early spring fishing opportunities soon to begin, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) advises anglers to observe important safety tips while wading and boating… Read more Angler Wader Safety Tips. Wader Safer Angler Reminders. Safer Angler Waders.

PA Project Wild Programs for Educators, Youth Leaders

Image by lcthulou via Flickr HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Game Commission today announced a series of upcoming professional development opportunities offered as part of the agency’s Project WILD program. Classroom teachers, early childhood teachers, informal educators, homeschooler leaders and Scout and youth group leaders are welcome to participate in these workshops. Project WILD is an… Read more PA Project Wild Programs for Educators, Youth Leaders

Maysville Ohio Archery in the Schools State Champs

Image by Hamed Saber via Flickr COLUMBUS, OH – The winner of the 2010 National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) state tournament was Maysville (6-12) High School for the fourth consecutive year, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. The state tournament was held March 5 in Columbus in… Read more Maysville Ohio Archery in the Schools State Champs

Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp Now Available

COLUMBUS, OH – Governor Ted Strickland today was presented with an inaugural Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp during an event at his Statehouse office. The stamp, a new initiative of the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife, is a meaningful way for Ohioans and others to help conserve, enhance and restore native wildlife… Read more Ohio Wildlife Legacy Stamp Now Available

Open House at Linesville Hatchery

Image by lcthulou via Flickr Meadville, PA – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission will hold their annual Open House at the Linesville State Fish Hatchery on Saturday, April 3, 2010 from 11am – 3:30 p.m. What to do and see: Visitors can watch the entire walleye spawning process including the sorting of fish from… Read more Open House at Linesville Hatchery