| Jan 31, 2013
| 4:29 PM
The Wildlife Leadership Academy is looking for youth ages 14-17 and teachers to serve as adult mentors for an educational program focusing on wildlife conservation and leadership development. The Academy’s mission is to empower youth to become...
| May 14, 2012
| 3:32 PM
Alaska Airlines and the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute on Monday unveiled the world’s largest king salmon. Stretching nearly 129 feet, the fish-themed design will adorn a Boeing 737-800 this fall.
The new “Salmon-Thirty-Salmon II”...
| May 15, 2012
| 5:20 AM
Maryland Attorney General Douglas F. Gansler says he's considering going to court if the interstate panel that regulates Atlantic coast fishing for menhaden doesn't cut back enough the catch of a Virginia-based fleet that takes the lion's share of the...
| May 15, 2012
| 6:25 AM
In a bit of good news for Maryland anglers, the federal government has declared the mid-Atlantic stock of summer flounder fully rebuilt after years of catch restrictions meant to curb overfishing.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's...
| Aug 3, 2012
| 11:38 AM
The man who runs many of Baltimore's marinas, a former captain in the Israeli navy, prefers the sky to the sea.
The only boat he owns is a gondola, which he keeps tied up at his marina in Canton.
"I love aviation; that's my passion," said Dan Naor, 47,...
| May 15, 2012
| 9:39 AM
A week into shrimping season, the "Bub-Poot-Nae" already has a sizable catch. 20,000 pounds puts the shrimp boat on track for a good season, but the owners of David Chauvin's Seafood Company in Dulac say all shrimpers aren't so lucky.
| Oct 16, 2012
| 5:47 PM
The number of young striped bass in the Chesapeake Bay fell to a record low this year, a drastic decline from a near-record high the year before, state officials reported Tuesday.
State biologists checking Maryland's part of the bay found the fewest...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 1:08 PM
The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries has made an arrest in connection to a hit-and-run boating accident Saturday on Smith Mountain Lake.
54-year-old Terry Richards of Roanoke has been arrested.
Investigators say Richards crashed into a...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 1:13 AM
The practice of allowing dogs to chase fox in fenced preserves is called state-sanctioned animal fighting by critics and a Southern tradition by proponents.
After hearing from both points of view Thursday in Richmond, the Board of Game and Inland...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 12:16 PM
Kaitlin Zembower had gone deer hunting with her father Jerry countless times over the years near their Frostburg home, but the experience they shared during last year's annual Maryland black bear hunt was much different.
Though Jerry Zembower had seen...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 6:12 PM
Hurricane (now Tropical Storm) Sandy has forced the cancellation of a public hearing Tuesday on a controversial proposal to curtail the coastwide catch of Atlantic menhaden.
Fisheries officials decided Monday that predicted storm condtions precluded...