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2011 Press Releases

December 21, 2011   Artists Invited to Enter the 2012 Waterfowl Stamp Art Contest
December 20, 2011   Rouleau Promoted to Assistant Chief of Law Enforcement
December 20, 2011   Naish Promoted to Sergeant with Conservation Department
December 19, 2011   Student Artwork Featured in 2012 Coastal Resources Calendar
December 16, 2011   Sauger Limit Changed
December 15, 2011   Claude Peteet Mariculture Center Construction Begins
December 14, 2011   Alabama Continues Monitoring for Chronic Wasting Disease
December 09, 2011   Recycled Tires Find New Life at Alabama State Parks
December 07, 2011   Walleye Protected in Select Alabama Waters
December 07, 2011   Ainsworth Named to Alabama Conservation Advisory Board
December 05, 2011   Open-gate Weekends Improve Hunting Access on Four Forever Wild Properties
December 01, 2011   Registration for Baldwin County Youth Dove Hunt Now Open
November 28, 2011   Alabama State Parks Announces New Golf Course Names and Logos: Public Asked to Suggest Trail Name
November 23, 2011   International Conservation Organization Names Jackson Alabama Wildlife Officer of the Year
November 22, 2011   Black Bears Are a Protected Species in Alabama
November 21, 2011   Forever Wild Board Meets December 1 at Alabama A&M University
November 18, 2011   Spike on One Side (SOOS) Bucks Requested
November 09, 2011   Alabama State Parks Announces Golf Course Improvements
November 08, 2011   State Parks to Honor Veterans by Offering Free Admission
November 07, 2011   Conservation Department to Answer Wildlife Questions through Live Chat
November 01, 2011   Barbour County Public Fishing Lake Closed until 2012
October 28, 2011   Piedmont Plateau Birding Trail Launches in November
October 27, 2011   Get a Jump on Deer Season with Outdoor Alabama Live!
October 25, 2011   Prattville to Hold Fishing Event for Youth on Saturday, October 29
October 25, 2011   Spann’s Landing on the Choctawhatchee River Has Reopened
October 19, 2011   Controlled Burn Planned at Lakepoint State Park
October 18, 2011   Hooked on Fishing – Not on Drugs Program Comes to Jackson Middle School
October 07, 2011   Study of Supervision-Required Status License Holders to Be Conducted By Telephone
October 06, 2011   Prattville High School Students Experience Hands-on Science at the Alabama Nature Center
October 06, 2011   Controlled Burn Planned at Wind Creek State Park
October 04, 2011   Marine Police Officer Honored for His Work in South Alabama
October 03, 2011   Southview Elementary School Students from Tuscaloosa Become Creek Kids
October 03, 2011   Spann’s Landing on the Choctawhatchee River Closed for Renovations
September 29, 2011   Public Invited to Watch Biologists Reintroduce Endangered Mussels Into Bear Creek
September 22, 2011   Forever Wild Celebrates National Public Lands Day
September 21, 2011   Hunters Recognized for Largest Gators
September 20, 2011   Lower Geneva County Lake to be Drained and Restocked
September 14, 2011   Lake Guntersville State Park Reopens Section of Campground
September 09, 2011   Registration for the South Zone Youth Dove Hunts Begins Monday Sept. 12
September 09, 2011   Handgun Regulation for Bowhunters Expanded
September 01, 2011   Forever Wild Board Meets September 15 at Five Rivers Delta Resource Center
August 22, 2011   American Indian Artifacts Museum Coming Soon to Cheaha State Park
August 22, 2011   Birmingham Man Arrested for Role in Lake Martin Boating Collision
August 19, 2011   Outdoor Alabama Sweepstakes Offers Four-wheeler and More
August 19, 2011   Lee County Lake Is Now Closed for Draining
August 16, 2011   Alabama Hunting and Fishing Licenses on Sale August 22
August 15, 2011   Lee County Lake Open for Fishing with No Limits – Being Drained, Restocked and Improved
August 11, 2011   Alabama Youth Dove Hunt Schedule Announced
August 08, 2011   ADCNR Biologist Graduates From Award-Winning Leadership Institute
July 25, 2011   Help Improving Your Wildlife Habitat is a Phone Call Away
July 21, 2011   Outdoor Alabama Live : Feathers and Filters Airs August 16 at 6:30 p.m.
July 13, 2011   A Real Act of Kindness, Leave Fawns in the Wild
July 11, 2011   Thompson Appointed Alabama Marine Police Director
July 07, 2011   Bear Activity on the Increase in Alabama
July 07, 2011   Metzler Promoted to WFF Assistant Chief
July 06, 2011   Hunter Education Instructors Needed
June 30, 2011   South Sauty Public Boat Ramp on Lake Guntersville to Close for Major Renovations Monday, July 11
June 29, 2011   Become an Outdoors Woman This Fall
June 28, 2011   Lord Named NWTF Alabama Law Enforcement Officer of the Year
June 27, 2011   “Mystery Man” Revealed as Conservation Officer Joe Lindsey
June 23, 2011   Shelby County Hunter Education Instructor Class Scheduled for June 30
June 20, 2011   New Fishing Pier at Oak Mountain State Park Now Open
June 15, 2011   More Arrest Warrants in Mobile-Area Waterborne Theft Ring
June 13, 2011   Oak Mountain Deer Management Program Expands in 2011-12
June 10, 2011   Collins-Riverside Middle School Students Learn the Importance of Mentoring
June 08, 2011   Four Days of Free Public Fishing at the M. Barnett Lawley Forever Wild Field Trial Area
June 07, 2011   Open Woods Weeks Announced for Forever Wild’s Sipsey River Swamp Recreation Area and Nature Preserve
June 07, 2011   Forever Wild Board Meets June 16 at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum in Birmingham
June 03, 2011   Alabama Marine Police Help Bust Theft Ring
May 25, 2011   Outdoor Alabama Magazine Announces 2012 Photo Contest
May 23, 2011   Ashville Middle School Wins Third Consecutive National Archery Title
May 19, 2011   Lake Guntersville Lodge and Restaurant to Re-open Saturday, May 21
May 18, 2011   Registration for the 2011 Alabama Alligator Hunting Season Now Open: West Central Alabama Counties Included This Year
May 18, 2011   Equestrian Campground Opens at Oak Mountain State Park
May 12, 2011   Three Alabama Students Reel in State-Fish Art Contest Honors
May 11, 2011   Lake Guntersville State Park to Reopen Soon
May 06, 2011   Exceptional Anglers Event at Oak Mountain Canceled
May 06, 2011   Lake Martin Volunteer Clean-Up Day Cancelled
May 04, 2011   New Boat Landing on the Coosa River Near Downtown Wetumpka Scheduled to Open on Saturday, May 7
May 03, 2011   Blankenship Promoted to Director of Marine Resources
May 02, 2011   Outdoor Alabama Live: ADCNR Kicks Off New Webcast Series with Snakes and Alligators
April 29, 2011   2011 National Archery in the Schools Program State Championship Winners Announced
April 29, 2011   Lake Martin Boat Ramps Reopened
April 29, 2011   Six North Alabama State Parks Closed Due to Storm Damage and Power Outages
April 28, 2011   Master and Trophy Fish Certification Minimums Lowered for Crappie
April 28, 2011   Lake Martin Boat Ramps Closed
April 27, 2011   Fishing on Mother’s Day?
April 26, 2011   Students from Perry and Jefferson Co. become "Creek Kids"
April 20, 2011   Celebrate the Sixth Annual Wehle Outdoor Spring Festival
April 19, 2011   Gov. Declares April 23, 2011 “Picnic in the Park Day”
April 18, 2011   2011 Archery in the Schools Alabama State Championship to be Held in Birmingham
April 11, 2011   Conservation Advisory Board Meets May 14 at Lakepoint State Park
March 08, 2011   Enter “Where Memories Are Made” for a Chance to Win a $250 Alabama State Parks Gift Card
March 04, 2011   Jim Denney’s Artwork Selected for Alabama Waterfowl Stamp
March 03, 2011   Black Warrior Retriever Club Selected to Host 2012 Master National at Forever Wild’s M. Barnett Lawley Field Trial Area
February 15, 2011   Prescribed Burn Planned for Oak Mountain and Gulf State Park
February 14, 2011   Conservation Advisory Board Meets March 12 in Vestavia Hills, Ala.
February 08, 2011   Curtis Jones Named ADCNR Assistant Commissioner
February 07, 2011   Prescribed Burns Planned at Two Alabama State Parks in February
February 04, 2011   Snake Hunters Reminded that ‘Gassing’ Wildlife Burrows is Illegal
January 28, 2011   Juvenile Charged with Killing Black Bear
January 26, 2011   Special Youth Waterfowl Hunting Days to be Held February 12-13
January 26, 2011   Hunters Reminded to Check Safety Straps
January 24, 2011   Conservation Advisory Board Meets February 5 in Montgomery
January 21, 2011   N. Gunter Guy Jr. Appointed Alabama Conservation Commissioner
January 14, 2011   Hunters Reminded to Take Safety Measures
January 13, 2011   Students Invited to Enter the 2011 Youth Fish Art Contest
January 12, 2011   Controlled Burn Planned at Paul M. Grist State Park
January 11, 2011   State Record Redbreast Sunfish Caught from Choctawhatchee River
January 07, 2011   Feeding Deer Prohibited In All Alabama State Parks
January 06, 2011   Longleaf Pine Restoration Cost-Share Grant Available to Landowners
January 06, 2011   Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources Celebrates New Year with Energy Efficiency Program from Johnson Controls