Articles from the Outdoors section archive

Thursday, June 4, 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.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

First high school All-American team announced

A few weeks ago, the Bass Anglers Sportsman Society revealed members of the first Bassmaster High School All-State Fishing Teams.
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. 

SC parks proposal targets Augusta

COLUMBIA - Hoping to lure hunters from Augusta, lawmakers in South Carolina have carved out $700,000 in the state budget for a new bird hatchery pilot program in McCormick County.
By Sarita Chourey

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Fishing tournaments

Sponsoring a bass, crappie, catfish or other fishing tournament? Mail or fax your flier or information to Fishing Editor, The Augusta Chronicle.

Baab: Bow fishing in need of more regulations

Bow fishing needs to regulate itself. Adults need to step up and educate younger men, who might be tempted to instinctively shoot at a fish before identifying the species.
By Bill Baab

Saturday, May 16, 2015

Higher license fees are being explored

The Department of Natural Resources is collecting opinionsto see if Georgia's anglers and hunters pay higher license fees to sustain - or expand - our outdoor opportunities.
By Rob Pavey

Thursday, May 14, 2015

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. 

Georgia trout streams to stay open

From now on, Georgia fishermen can try their luck in all mountain trout streams the year-around. No more seasonal streams, no more closing dates.
By Bill Baab

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Pavey: Glascock County puts fishing as part of curriculum

GIBSON, Ga. - Glascock County's tiny school system might be the only one in Georgia where fishing is part of the curriculum.
By Rob Pavey

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Baab: Kid Casters is latest youth fishing program

The newest kid fishing program is Kid Casters.
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.

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Cumberland Island has much to offer visitors

Visiting Cumberland Island is like taking a step back in time.
By Rob Pavey

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Giella makes all-state fishing team

Conner Giella, an Augusta Christian sophomore, is one of two Georgians on the Bassmaster High School All-State Fishing Team.

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, April 25, 2015

Coyote-tracking study is working well

A study launched three months ago to track coyotes using GPS telemetry is progressing smoothly, with one of the wandering animals showing up in Augusta just in time for Masters Week, according to ...
By Rob Pavey

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Look out for debris on lake

While everybody loves the lake to be full, there are certain negative aspects of too much water; namely, limbs, logs and other debris that have washed away from the shoreline.
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. 

Friday, April 17, 2015

Study asserts Georgia does have Lyme disease

The confusing story of Lyme disease in Georgia It's like a book with an uncertain ending - and chapters still to be written.
By Rob Pavey

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Baab: Guides provide first-class experience

I sometimes get questions on what our local professional guides charge per day to take out folks who'd like to catch a few hybrids, stripers or crappies from Thurmond Lake.
By Bill Baab
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