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Conditions are great for turkeys and turkey hunters. It's now the two-week "D" period and hunting hours are extended to sunset. Get the details!
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The Hook-A-Winner Program adds excitment to trout fishing, especially for the kids. Get a patch and certificate when you submit a Hook-A-Winner fish. (Stocking schedules and more!)

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Wildlife Action Plan Update

What's New?
arrow 5/10/19 - Canada Goose Harvest Management in NJ - FAQs Concerning 2019-20 Changes
arrow 5/7/19 - DEP Launches Connecting Habitat Across New Jersey (CHANJ) Project to Link Lands for Wildlife Movement - DEP News Release
arrow 5/6/19 - Trout Production/Stocking To Again Exceed Spring Targets
arrow 5/3/19 - 2018 Skillful Angler Award Winners
arrow 4/26/19 - American Shad Reported Upstream of Former Columbia Lake Dam
arrow 4/25/19 - 2019 Marine Digest
arrow 4/23/19 - The Hunters Helping the Hungry Page Updated With 2018-2019 Donation Totals
arrow 4/18/19 - American Woodcock Migration Study Update
arrow 4/17/19 - Spring Turkey Season Outlook 2019
arrow 4/17/19 - DEP Offers Safety Reminders as Bears Leave Winter Dens in Search of Food - DEP News Release
arrow 4/16/19 - Youth Turkey Hunt Saturday, April 20
arrow 4/15/19 - 2019-2020 Migratory Bird Season Information and Population Status
arrow 4/12/19 - Opening Day 2019 Trout Angler Survey Report
arrow 4/12/19 - The Connecting Habitat Across New Jersey (CHANJ) information has been updated.
arrow 4/9/19 - The first shad have been reported in the Delaware River Shad Fishing Report.
arrow 4/8/19 - The 2019 Skillful Angler Program Leader Board has been activated.
arrow 4/1/19 - The Delaware River Shad Fishing Report Is In - No Foolin'!

Upcoming Events
arrow Delaware Bay Shellfish Council Meeting - May TBA
arrow Free Fishing Day - June 8
arrow Youth Fishing Challenge - June 8
arrow Fish and Game Council Meeting - June 11
arrow Atlantic Coast Shellfish Council Meeting - June 17
arrow Marine Fisheries Council Meeting - July 11
arrow Endangered and Nongame Species Advisory Committee Meeting - July 17
arrow Wildlife Rehabilitators Advisory Committee - July 24
arrow Wild Outdoor Expo - September 7 & 8
arrow NJ Outdoors Programs
arrow Pequest Trout Hatchery and Natural Resource Education Center Programs
arrow NJSFSC Calendar of Events

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