Texas Fish & Game

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July 16, 2018
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Podcast: ICAST Fishing Show Coverage with Dustin Warncke & Chester Moore

On this special edition of our podcast, Chester Moore and Dustin Warncke talk about what they found interesting at the ICAST show this week as Chester records a show for Moore Outdoors, his radio show in […]
July 9, 2018

Finding Flounder With Your Eyes

Flounder Shades Greetings fellow flounder fanatics! For many years I went without wearing premium sunglasses. I would either buy a $9.95 pair or not wear shades at all. Several years back my cousin Frank Moore and […]
July 6, 2018

How to Catch the Big 3 Properly

Catch and release has become an extremely important part of fisheries management. Originating in the bass fishery where Ray Scott and B.A.S.S. found it necessary to propagate tournaments while promoting conservation it is now commonplace in […]
July 4, 2018
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Podcast: Summer Freshwater and Saltwater Bowfishing and Other Outdoor Adventures with Guest Marty McIntyre

In this show, Dustin talks about all of the fun things you can do in the summer months in the hunting and fishing world in Texas and beyond. He also talkes about the two Full Draw […]
July 4, 2018

Game Wardens Hit Black Market

The following items are compiled from recent Texas Parks and Wildlife Department law enforcement reports from their game wardens. Fresh Caught Another example of black market online shopping occurred on June 2 when a game warden […]
June 28, 2018

5 Reasons To Fish

I love pretty much everything outdoors.  I like to golf, kayak, boat ride, fish, hunt, atv ride, hike, camp, skeet shoot, shoot archery, and even to bird watch. As I was thinking about all of these […]
June 27, 2018

A Shark With Attitude

Shark! Say that word anywhere and people pay attention. Shout it at the beach and you will people running for the sand. Sharks are one of the most interesting creatures in the ocean and over the […]
June 14, 2018

CCA Explains How Texans Got 82-Day Snapper Season

Red Snapper Breakthrough? Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) and National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) have agreed on what is the longest red snapper season in many years. Under the Exempted Fishing Permit (EFP) program, recreational […]
June 14, 2018

Wardens Bust Coastal Bend Illegal Oyster Operations

Illegal Oyster Poaching A multi-agency law enforcement surge operation led by Texas game wardens has made a sizable dent in illegal commercial oyster harvest and possession along the coastal bend this season, netting more than 300 […]
June 14, 2018
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Speckled Trout: Finding the Monsters

Monster Speckled Trout Do you want to find the real monster speckled trout? Not the one-pounders, not the two-pounders, but fish that weigh five, seven, or even 10 pounds? Of course you do! On a recent […]