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The Georgia Department of Natural Resources' Wildlife Resources Division conserves, enhances and promotes the state's wildlife resources, including animals, fish and protected plants.
2067 US Highway 278 SE
Social Circle, GA 30025
You must get a hunter education course certificate in order to get a hunting license.
Boat owners get temporary registration in Georgia while waiting for an approval decal in the mail.
Wildlife Resources issues licenses for fishing and hunting.
Qualifying watercraft vessels must be registered with the State of Georgia.
Boat registration renewals are due every three years.
You need a license to fish or hunt in Georgia.
Hunting season is regulated by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.