Wed., April 10, 2013 9:00am
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources is considering shortening doe hunting season to stabilize the state's deer population. In a story April 8, The Associated Press reported erroneously that the department is considering shortening deer hunting season in general.
Mon., April 8, 2013 6:44pm
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources is considering shortening deer hunting season to respond to a decline in the state's deer population.
Thu., October 11, 2012 12:00pm
Wildlife officials said hunters can take to the woods for firearm season starting Saturday, Oct. 20. The season runs through Jan. 1 in the northern part of the state and through Jan. 15 in the southern half of Georgia.
Wed., October 3, 2012 10:00am
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources says the designated deer season for primitive weapons starts Oct. 13. Hunters are allowed to harvest up to 10 deer without antlers and no more than two deer with antlers.
Fri., October 15, 2010 3:56pm
The state is having to rely more on tips since it has fewer officers on the ground.