The Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, State Lands Division, Coastal
Section is the lead agency for the State of Alabama’s Coastal Area Management Program, which was authorized by NOAA in 1979. The State Lands Division is...
The Department’s scope of operations includes the administration, management and maintenance of 22 state parks, 23 public fishing lakes, three freshwater fish hatcheries, 34 wildlife management areas, two waterfowl refuges, two wildlife...
The state of Alabama has the opportunity to participate in the Section 309 Enhancement Grants Program that is
part of the Coastal Zone Management Act (CZMA) of 1972, as reauthorized in 1990.
The state is able to participate in the Enhancement...
The primary purpose of this booklet is to serve as a
management guide for pond and small lake owners who
desire a high quality largemouth bass and bream fishery.
Many of the terms used in pond management are defined in the glossary.