Earning his stripes

John Arena III landed this huge striper last Sunday while fishing with live shad near Thurmond Dam. The giant fish weighed 23 pounds. Each year, Georgia and South Carolina stock the 70,000-acre lake with stripers and hybrid bass to support an important recreational fishery.


Delayed harvest streams set to open next Tuesday

The Georgia Wildlife Resources Division’s Fisheries Section will open five delayed harvest trout streams in north Georgia on... Read more

Georgia a leader in muzzleloading hunting

The primitive weapons season for hunting deer has opened in Georgia. Hunters using those weapons also may start pursuing bears in north Georgia at... Read more