Friday, February 16, 2018 - 5:00pm to Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 12:00pm

Join us for a weekend of waterfowl and wildlife sponsored by the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, State Parks and the U.S Fish and Wildlife Service.

Birding field trips, guest speakers and wildlife programs throughout the weekend.

Lodging packages available.

Vendors wanted!

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 7:00pm to Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 3:00pm

Eagle Awareness Weekends will be held the following dates at Lake Guntersville State Park:

  • February 16-18, 2018

Each weekend will feature a different line-up of presentations. Check the schedule for complete information.

Lodging packages available at the hotel and campground.

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - 8:00am to 11:00am

The fishing rodeo will be held in conjunction with a Crappie USA Tournament.

Sign-up for the Kids Rodeo will be at 8:00 am. with the rodeo from 9:00 am. - 11:00 am.

The Crappie USA Kids Fishing Rodeo is a chance for children of the area to get out and enjoy nature, do a little fishing and win some prizes.

The event is free to all children 12 and under with all participants eligible for a chance to win one of the six, Crappie USA $1,000 scholarships to be awarded at the 2018 Cabela's Crappie USA Classic.

All participating children must be accompanied by an adult.

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Join Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries Director Chuck Sykes for a seminar on Turkey Hunting in Pike Road, Ala.

Free to the public

Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 9:00am

The next Conservation Advisory Board meeting will be in Montgomery, Ala. on March 3, 2018 at the Capitol Auditorium. Use the Union St. entrance.

If you wish to address the Board, you must register between 8 and 8:30 a.m.

If you have information you wish to share with CAB members, please bring 16 copies of the material to the registration table for distribution. 

The Conservation Advisory Board assists in formulating policies for the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, examines all rules and regulations and makes recommendations for their change or amendment. This includes hunting seasons and bag limits.

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 8:00am to 3:30pm

The Alabama Division of Wildlife and Freshwater Fisheries is hosting a Wildlife Management Workshop on March 10, 2018. Speakers will discuss management techniques to improve wildlife habitat in industrial pine landscapes. Information presented will include hunting lease expectations, prescribed fire, habitat management, basic deer management, and food plot management. Workshop will include outdoor demonstrations, so please dress accordingly.

Free to attend but pre-registration required. Lunch provided.

Contact the Cullman County Conservation District Office at (256) 734-1431 or Jerremy Ferguson at (256) 280-5009

Friday, May 4, 2018 - 6:00pm to Saturday, May 5, 2018 - 3:00pm

This annual event features hikes through beautiful DeSoto State Park to view blooming plants.

A Social on Friday night kicks off the free event.