Welcome to the Hunting & Fishing Outdoor Resource Page
Bass Pro Shops and Cabela's created this web page to provide you with individual links to each U.S. State's and Canadian Province's wildlife management website. By clicking on the outline of any state, you'll be connected to websites managed by each state's or province's outdoor agency that contain up-to-date information concerning hunting and fishing license as well as each states hunting, fishing regulations and seasons. Also find camping regulations and locations and more outdoors information in general. Additional links below the map provide diverse information on public lands and waterways.
Click on a State or Province below for its outdoor agency information:
Additional Information to U.S. Land and Wildlife Resources
The United States Fish and Wildlife Service is an agency of the US federal government within the US Department of the Interior. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is the oldest federal conservation agency, tracing its lineage back to 1871, and the only agency in the federal government whose primary responsibility is management of fish and wildlife for the American public. They are dedicated to work with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people. Find Fish and Wildlife Offices and Services in Your State here.
The Bureau of Land Management is an agency within the United States Department of the Interior responsible for administering public lands. It is the mission of the Bureau of Land Management to sustain the health, diversity and productivity of the public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. Congress tasked the BLM with a mandate of managing public lands for a variety of uses such as energy development, livestock grazing, recreation, and timber harvesting while ensuring natural, cultural, and historic resources are maintained.
The National Park Service is an agency of the federal government of the United States, and since 1916, the National Park Service has been entrusted with the care and management of our national parks. Their mission preserves unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the National Park System for the enjoyment, education, and inspiration of this and future generations. The Park Service cooperates with partners to extend the benefits of natural and cultural resource conservation and outdoor recreation throughout this country and the world.
The U.S. Department of the Interior protects America's natural resources and heritage, honors our cultures and tribal communities for the benefit and enjoyment of all the American people. The DOI provides scientific and other information about natural resources and natural hazards to address societal challenges and create opportunities for the American people. The DOI honors the Nation’s trust responsibilities or special commitments to American Indians, Alaska Natives, and affiliated island communities to help them prosper.
Created by an act of Congress in 1879, USGS has evolved over the ensuing years, matching its talent and knowledge to the progress of science and technology. As the Nation's largest water, earth, and biological science and civilian mapping agency, USGS collects, monitors, analyzes, and provides science about natural resource conditions, issues, and problems. Their diverse expertise enables them to carry out large-scale, multidisciplinary investigations and provide impartial scientific information to resource managers, planners, and other decision makers.
WaterWatch is a U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) web site that displays maps, graphs, and tables describing real-time, recent, and past streamflow conditions for the United States. The real-time information generally is updated on an hourly basis. WaterWatch provides streamgage-based maps that show the location of more than 3,000 long-term (30 years or more) USGS streamgages. Get the current water streamflow, flood conditions, drought conditions and past flow and runoff in the United States at WaterWatch.