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Category Archives: Freshwater Fishing

Lake Fishing & Fly Fishing

DNR Announces Over $1 Million in Grants For 26 Lake and River Enhancement Projects in 26 Counties

More than $1 million in grants will go toward care of 26 of Indiana’s waterways this year through the DNR’s Lake and River Enhancement (LARE) program, part of the DNR’s Division of Fish and Wildlife. “Boaters make these grants possible through the Lake Enhancement Fee paid when they register their…


Year Round Trout Fisheries Make For Fun Summer Vacation in Oklahoma

Though there are six seasonal trout fishing areas in Oklahoma, anglers don’t have to wait until Nov. 1 to catch trout. There are two additional first class trout fisheries in Oklahoma where anglers can fish for trout no matter what the time of year — at the Lower Mountain Fork…


Nebraska Youth Fishing Instructor Certification Offered at Ak-Sar-Ben

LINCOLN, Neb. — Adults 18 years and older who are interested in becoming a certified youth fishing instructor are urged to attend a class 6-8 p.m. on Aug. 18 at the Ak-Sar- Ben Aquarium. The class will teach them about Nebraska’s Youth Fishing Program, how to lead a program and…


Ask The Wyoming Game & Fish – Where can I find waters with bass and crappie?

Q.  Where can I find waters with bass and crappie? A. While Wyoming is best known for trout, the state does have a number of waters with bass, crappie, catfish and a variety of panfish species.  A call to Game and Fish headquarters in Cheyenne or your regional Game and…


Higher Fuel Cost Causes VDGIF to Change Fee Fishing Areas Trout Stockings

Due to rising fuel prices, the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (VDGIF) announced today that beginning July 21, trout stocking at its daily trout Fishing Fee Areas at Crooked Creek in Carroll County and Big Tumbling on Clinch Mountain in Washington County will be reduced from six times…


UALR Takes College Bass Tournament National Championship

LITTLE ROCK – They may have just squeaked in to the finals, but the bass fishing team representing the University of Arkansas at Little Rock made their chance count. The team of Jeremy Reese and Trent Gebhardt brought in a five-bass limit that weighed 21.24 pounds to easily outdistance their…


NYDEC Promotes New Public Access for Fishing on Delaware River

DEC, DOT Work to Expand Sites in Delaware County The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) and New York State Department of Transportation (DOT) today announced the opening of three fishing access sites along the East and West Branches of the Delaware River in Delaware County. The sites…


Where’s The Fish In Utah?

More fish in northeastern Utah are tagged and released VERNAL — “Where’s the fish?” That’s what the sponsors of a new fishing event in the Uinta Basin are asking themselves right now. Utah’s first-ever Family Fishing Event started June 1. “We’re getting a little worried because no one has brought…


Researchers Work to Keep Rare Fish Off Endangered Species List

Joint release between the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission. Written by Gary Peeples, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service ASHEVILLE, N.C. (June 30, 2008)–On the bank of the Little Tennessee River, downstream from the town of Franklin, biologists squeeze tiny yellow eggs from a fish…


A Great Day for Endangered Fish in the Grand Valley as Community Celebrates Completion of Capital Projects

LAKEWOOD, Colo. – The Upper Colorado River Endangered Fish Recovery Program (Recovery Program) held a dedication ceremony at the Price-Stubb Diversion Dam on the Colorado River near Grand Junction, Colo. The dedication celebrated the recent completion of a fish passage at this facility, the last remaining barrier to fish migration…