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Category Archives: Freshwater Fishing

Lake Fishing & Fly Fishing

Fishing to heat up near the shore

Melting ice means hot fishing If you like to catch trout from the shore, start paying attention to Utah’s fishing reports—some of the best shore fishing of the year is about to begin. Ice is starting to pull away from shorelines at various mid-elevation waters around the state. As the…


Golden Alga Fish Kill on Lake Granbury Spreads Downriver

ATHENS — A toxic golden alga bloom on Lake Granbury that began the first week of January 2011 appears to be heading down the Brazos River toward Lake Whitney. The Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) Kills and Spills team and personnel with the Brazos River Authority have been conducting…


Anglers are Preparing for Vermont’s Spring Trout Fishing

Anglers are Preparing for Vermont’s Spring Trout Fishing WATERBURY, VT – Vermont’s traditional trout fishing season opens Saturday, April 9 this year, and anglers are looking forward to some great fishing for brook, brown and rainbow trout in the Green Mountain State’s lakes and streams. “Willoughby River steelhead provide a…


No change in Mille Lacs walleye slot, northern pike regulation relaxed

Anglers who fish Lake Mille Lacs will need to follow the same walleye regulations as in 2010, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR).The season will open Saturday, May 14, with a regulation that will allow anglers to keep up to four walleyes less than 18 inches, which…


Toyota ShareLunker 516: Falcon

ATHENS—Falcon International Reservoir produced its third Toyota ShareLunker of the season, its fourteenth overall and the twelfth entry into the ShareLunker program for the current season March 6. The fish was caught at 3:30 p.m. by Gene Patrin of Zapata in nine feet of 68-degree water. He was using a…


Learn to Fly Fish For Trout this Spring – Courses in Hooksett or Manchester

CONCORD, N.H. – This spring, learn how to fly fish for trout at a free course being conducted by the Merrimack River Valley Chapter – Trout Unlimited and the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s “Let’s Go Fishing Program.” The five-session course will be taught by certified “Let’s Go Fishing”…


Division of Fish & Wildlife announces spring trout stocking plans, with downstate start set for March 5

DOVER (March 4, 2011) – The DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife announced that its spring 2011 downstate trout season will begin Saturday, March 5 with the opening of two downstate ponds stocked with rainbow trout. On that date, Tidbury Pond near Dover in Kent County and Newton Pond outside…


Ice Forces Postponement of Special ‘Opening Day’ on Beaver County’s Hereford Manor Lakes

March 4, 2011 Harrisburg, PA – Tomorrow’s special “Opening Day” on the Hereford Manor Lakes in Beaver County has been postponed because the lakes remain covered with ice. The Fish and Boat Commission had planned to stock the lakes with trout to give anglers one last opportunity to fish before…


Gila Trout Season is Open at Frye Mesa Reservoir

On February 23, 2011, the first season for Gila trout in Arizona history opened at Frye Mesa Reservoir. The Arizona Game and Fish Department in cooperation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Forest Service, and Trout Unlimited volunteers, stocked the reservoir with about 800 Gila trout that came…


2010 N.H. Trophy Fish Winners Announced

CONCORD, N.H. — Don Miller, Fisheries Biologist and Trophy Fish Program Coordinator, has announced the winners of the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s 2010 New Hampshire Trophy Fish Program.  For a full list of winning anglers and their catches, visit www.fishnh.com/Fishing/trophy_fish_2010.html. New Hampshire’s Trophy Fish Program provides anglers with…