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Wildlife Commission Deploys Fish Attractors in Sutton Lake, N.C.

Monthly Archives: March 2017

Texas Panhandle Plains Region Fishing Report as of 2/23/11

Water Body Report ALAN HENRY Water lightly stained; 50–58 degrees. Black bass are fair on shad pattern spinnerbaits and crankbaits along creek channels, and on jerkbaits, black/blue jigs and live baits suspended in trees. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on live baits. ARROWHEAD Water semi–turbid;…


North Arkansas Fishing Report February 17, 2011

White River Sportsman’s White River Resort (870-453-2424) said the water is clear and at normal levels. Five generators are running. Fishing is good to excellent on Power Bait and sculpins. Randy Oliver at www.randyoliverguide.com (901-832-1903) said one to two generators are running right now. Guide Davy Wotton had no report….


FWC Offers Free Hunter Safety Internet-Completion Course in Leon County

February 21, 2011 The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is offering a free hunter safety Internet-completion course in Leon County. The course will be conducted in the second-floor conference room of the Farris Bryant Building, 620 S. Meridian St., Tallahassee, from 6-10 p.m. March 1 and 3.  Attendance…


Minnesota DNR Comment Period Open through Feb. 24, 2011

(Released February 18, 2011) The public comment period remains open through Thursday, Feb. 24, for permanent rule changes proposed by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) that affect fishing and issuing permits. Complete rule language, statement of need and reasonableness and rule notice can be found on the DNR…


Utah – Southeastern Region Fishing Report

Attention: Quagga and zebra mussels are a major threat to Utah waterways. Read how you can help keep them out of Utah. Waterbody Report Joes Valley Reservoir 2011-02-20 Slow Daniel Keller and Roy Marchant fished on Feb. 12 and caught 12 splake, in the 12- to 15-inch range, in three…


Ohio’s Lake Erie Steelhead Fishing

Stream and pier anglers have an excellent opportunity to catch quality-sized steelhead trout from September through May. The Division of Wildlife annually stocks five Lake Erie tributary streams with 6-8″ yearling Little Manistee River (Michigan) strain of steelhead. These fish migrate out into Lake Erie and spend the summer in…


Record-Breaking Alligator Gar in Mississippi

Who could top this Valentine’s Day surprise?? Looking  like a cross between an alligator, a fish and dinosaur, the alligator gar is the largest freshwater fish in America. And with two rows of teeth, the predatory fish is also terrifying. So you can imagine how shocked Kenny Williams was on…


Illinois Bicycling Guide

There may be no better place to bicycle than in Illinois. From flat prairie land, to rolling hills, to towering bluffs to breathtaking river and lakefront views — Illinois has it all. If you haven’t been on a bicycle lately, you don’t know what you are missing. Hop on and…


Rockfish Poaching Reward Now Tops $30,000

Two citizens donate $8,000 towards reward Gill Net Fishery Remains Closed Annapolis, Md. (February 18, 2011) — Thanks to extraordinary responses from stakeholders and private citizens, the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is now offering $30,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for attempting…


Utah Deer hunt will happen in five regions

Apply for a permit before March 3, 2011 Based on phone calls the Division of Wildlife Resources is receiving, hunters are confused about where Utah’s general rifle buck deer hunt will be held this fall. Will the hunt happen in five regions? Or will it be held in 29 smaller…