Articles from the Outdoors section archive

Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015

Game fish species biting thanks to warm temperatures

Don't let the rain stop you from fishing. Just wear a rain suit over your light windbreaker, or carry an umbrella.
By Bill Baab

Fishing tournaments

Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flyer or information to Fishing Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, Ga. 30903-1928. Fax number: ...

Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015

Fishing tournaments

Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flyer or information to Fishing Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, Ga. 30903-1928. 

Baab: Lifetime Sportsman's License could make perfect gift

Are you wondering what to buy for your Georgia sportsman for Christmas? He might have everything that's needed to pursue fish or game, but have you considered giving him (or her) a Lifetime ...
By Bill Baab

Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015

New book details history of whitetail deer hunting

Georgia author Duncan Dobie combines his love of history and old photos to share the timeless story of whitetail deer hunting in America in his new book.
By Rob Pavey

Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015

Team overcomes boat problems to win event

Ever have one of those days when nothing seems to go right? After Rob Hedrick and Team Bait Hooked launched their boat on Lake Murray to compete Dec.
By Bill Baab

Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015

Proposed resort where eagles soar draws anger

WARSAW, Va. - The gatherings of migratory eagles and the hundreds of nesting pairs nearby make this one of the most important places on the East Coast for bald eagles. Yet this bucolic scene ...
By Steve Szkotak

Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015

Youth team is about more than fishing

The Clarks Hill Youth Fishing Team don't just go fishing for largemouth bass and have a good time on the waters of Thurmond Lake and elsewhere.
By Bill Baab

Fishing Tournaments

Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flier or information to Fishing Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, Ga. 30903-1928. 

Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015

Hunter has front row seat to elusive bobcats' occasional appearance

I've watched hundreds of deer in the forest - but had caught only an occasional fleeting glimpse of Lynx Rufus, the most elusive resident of our southern forests.
By Rob Pavey

Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015

Biologists are tagging sharks for research

A 12-foot-four-inch female tiger shark called Harry-Ette is now wearing a satellite transmitter as she cruises off thee South Carolina coast.
By Bill Baab

Fishing Tournaments

Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flyer or information to Fishing Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, Ga. 30903-1928. Fax number: ...

102nd Blessing of the Hounds held in Aiken

The 102nd Blessing of the Hounds - the formal start of the drag hunt season for the Aiken Hounds - featured about two dozen riders and about 15 hounds as hundreds gathered in Hitchcock Woods on ...
By John Boyette

Saturday, Nov. 21, 2015

Thanks to teamwork, it wasn't just another doe

It was "just a doe," as they say. But it was a doe recovered with teamwork - a doe to fill the freezer - and a doe not to be wasted or left to the coyotes.
By Rob Pavey

Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015

Catching in the cold isn't the problem; staying warm is

The main thing is fishermen need to do during cold weather is dress warmly in layers of clothing so they can be shed as the day warms.
By Bill Baab

Fishing tournaments

Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flyer or information to Fishing Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, Ga. 30903-1928. Fax number: ...

Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015

Pavey: Ducks stamps still well worth cost

Duck stamps are revenue stamps, not postage stamps. You can't use them to mail anything, but the money you pay enables the U. S. Fish & Wildlife Service to buy or lease waterfowl habitat that ...
By Rob Pavey

Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015

Thanksgiving Day is a good time to go to the lake

Thanksgiving Day is right around the corner and while it means prayers of thankfulness, roast turkey and dressing to many, to me it means it's time to head for the Raysville area of Thurmond Lake.
By Bill Baab

Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015

Big fish was allowed to get away

Fripp Island's Capt. George Tangelos is rapidly developing a reputation as a catcher of big ocean fish.
By Bill Baab

Fishing Tournaments

Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flier or information to Fishing Editor, The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, Ga. 30903-1928. 
 
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