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Category Archives: Fishing

Commercial and Recreational Rock Crab and Recreational Dungeness Crab Fisheries Open in Southern Portion of California

Commercial and Recreational Rock Crab and Recreational Dungeness Crab Fisheries Open in Southern Portion of California

On Dec. 31, 2015, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) and the Fish and Game Commission (Commission) were notified by the director of the Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) that, in consultation with the director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH), a determination has…


2015 Shellfish Season Will Open Oct. 1 in South Carolina

2015 Shellfish Season Will Open Oct. 1 in South Carolina

The 2015-2016 season for harvesting shellfish (clams, oysters, mussels and other bivalves) in coastal waters of South Carolina will open one half hour before official sunrise on Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015. The shellfish season will remain open through May 15, 2016, unless conditions warrant extending or shortening the season. Season…


Sturgeon Fishing: Opportunities Keep Getting Bigger

Sturgeon Fishing: Opportunities Keep Getting Bigger

Anglers have more opportunities to fish for lake sturgeon because of a new catch-and-release fishing season that reopens in most of the state on Tuesday, June 16, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. What does the new season mean for anglers? The new catch-and-release season on inland waters…


Hunting and Fishing Licenses Make Fine Father’s Day Gifts

Hunting and Fishing Licenses Make Fine Father’s Day Gifts

If you’re looking for the perfect Father’s Day gift this year, consider giving the gift of California’s outdoors. Giving a hunting or fishing license is a wonderful way to show your appreciation of Dad or Grandpa and to make wonderful memories for many months to come. California is the third-largest…


Denver Angler Roundtable July 2

Denver Angler Roundtable July 2

DENVER — Colorado Parks and Wildlife wants to hear from anglers about current fishing regulations and angling opportunities across the state. Roundtable discussions have been scheduled across Colorado, including one in the northeast region, Thursday, July 2. The regional aquatic biologists will be on hand to discuss particular waters and…


Celebrate Florida’s first annual Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day May 16 with FWC and partners

Celebrate Florida’s first annual Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day May 16 with FWC and partners

Are you ready to find out how many lionfish can be removed from Florida waters in one weekend? The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) is celebrating its first annual Lionfish Removal and Awareness Day by hosting and promoting a weekend of exciting events across the state, starting Saturday,…


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Keeping Your Bases Covered

This is a friendly reminder as this boating season starts to be VERY careful. Keep ALL your bases covered and options open. Be responsible, and help keep those who should be, responsible as well. Via: El Dabe Law Firm of Los Angeles


Construction To Begin This Week on the “Pickets Reef”

Construction To Begin This Week on the “Pickets Reef”

Coastal Conservation Association of Louisiana, Apache Corporation, Fieldwood Energy and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will begin construction this week on an artificial reef system at the site of the recently removed structures in Ship Shoal 26, known by many Louisiana anglers as “the Pickets.” A dedication ceremony…


DWR sport fisheries coordinator pinpoints the best waters

July 4 Fishing Hotspots in Utah

DWR sport fisheries coordinator pinpoints the best waters If you wake up early, or stay out late, some fantastic fishing is waiting for you over the July 4 holiday weekend. Drew Cushing, warm water sport fisheries coordinator for the Division of Wildlife Resources, says rising temperatures are pushing fish to…


Arizona Fishing Report - June 19, 2014

Arizona Fishing Report – June 19, 2014

For the high country, this is the time when trout are starting to head deeper. You will likely have the best luck at first and last light. You can expect the action to be a little slower during the warmer hours of the day. Fishing the bottom or trolling seems…