A group of South Mississippians believed to have killed nearly 100 turkeys during the 2019 season have been charged and arrested. These arrests follow an 11-month investigation by Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) Conservation Officers resulting in approximately 280 wildlife violations being issued to 14 different subjects.
The following individuals have been arrested:
Kenneth Ray Britt, (39 of Wesson, MS); charged with 142 wildlife violations.
Tony Grant Smith, (25 of Wesson, MS);...
DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will hold the 2020 spring auction on March 21, in the Livestock Pavilion on the Iowa State Fairgrounds, in Des Moines. Doors will open at 7 a.m., and the auction will begin at 8:30 a.m.
The public may view the items for sale and pre-register for the auction from 4 to 6 p.m., on March 20.
There will not be any buyer’s premium fee added to the...
Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries enforcement agents cited two men for alleged shrimping violations on March 2 in Terrebonne Parish.
Agents cited Ronnie Williams, 51, and Daniel Pellegrin, 47, both from Galliano, for trawling for shrimp during a closed season.
Agents were on patrol in Terrebonne Parish on the night of March 2 when they observed a vessel actively trawling for shrimp in a closed area. Agents boarded the vessel and made contact with the...
...Wildlife officers conducting surveillance over the course of the 2018 deer hunting season observed archery hunter Myron Barry Woltering, 66, repeatedly adding food to a bait pile