Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 10:00am

The public is invited to attend. Forever Wild program activities and tract assessments will be updated. This meeting will also serve as a public hearing for anyone who would like to make comments concerning the program.

Saturday, February 7, 2015 - 12:00am to Sunday, February 8, 2015 - 5:00pm

Youth who have not reached their 16th birthday are eligible to particpate.

Click here for more information.

Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - 8:00am to Friday, February 27, 2015 - 8:00am

This contest showcases the artistic abilities of Alabama's students Grades K-12 while increasing students' knowledge and awareness of wildlife and wildlife habitat in Alabama.

The program is a partnership between the Alabama Wildlife Federation and the Alabama Department of Conservaton and Natural Resources.

Click here for rules, entry form and more information.

Saturday, February 28, 2015 - 9:00am

First meeting of 2015. If you wish to address the Board, you must register between 8 and 8:30 a.m.

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, February 28, 2015 - 10:30am to 9:00pm

Free event for youth. Those ages 8 years old and younger must be accompanied by a parent.

10:30 a.m. Registration

11 a.m. BB Gun and Skeet Shoot

3 p.m. Squirrel Hunt

6 p.m. Hot Dog Supper

7 p.m. Coon Hunt/Hayride

Hosted by Barbour County WMA, Eufaula Lions Club, Barbour County Coonhunters.

Read article/watch video about previous year's hunt


Take Hwy 82 to Comer, Ala; turn south on Hwy 49; turn Right at Barbour Co. WMA Headquarters sign.

Wednesday, May 27, 2015 - 8:00am to Friday, May 29, 2015 - 5:00pm

Experts in research and management will present state-of-the-art information on key issues relevant to management of oak and oak-pine forsts and woodlands. 

Who should attend: managers, scientists, landowners, consultants and students.

Conference registration includes beverage and snack breaks, lunches, one conference dinner, one conference reception, and a conference program.

Online registration is required.

  • Early registration: $200
  • Late registration (after 15 April): $225
  • Early student registration: $125
  • Late student registration (after 15 April): $150


Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 8:00am to Monday, November 30, 2015 - 5:00pm

More than 300 scarecrows are spread along the trails at Frank Jackson State Park.

Saturday, December 12, 2015 - 6:00pm

A Holiday Buffet will be served at Daniella's in the Park beginning at 4 p.m.

Judging begins at 4:30, Line-up at 5:30 and Parade at 6 p.m.

To participate in the parade, call Denita at 256-247-6971 or email