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Category Archives: Fishing

CT DEP Reminds Opening Day Anglers To Take Precautions To Prevent Spread Of “Didymo” Into Connecticut Waters

Highly invasive alga found last year in several popular trout streams in the Northeast, Anglers considered an important vector in spread of didymo. With Opening Day of trout season this weekend, the Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) is reminding anglers and boaters to be on the lookout for the…


Over 88,000 Pounds of Fish Stocked in State’s Waters

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Game and Fish Commission crews stocked over 149,000 fish in Arkansas lakes and rivers during March, according to Mike Armstrong, chief of fisheries. The total stocking of fish weighed in excess of 88,000 pounds. March stockings: Lake Catherine, Garland County, 6,813 catchable rainbow trout Entergy Park…


Biologists Need Help From Public Collecting Tarpon Genetic Information

Biologists at the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission’s (FWC) Fish and Wildlife Research Institute (FWRI) and Mote Marine Laboratory need help from Florida anglers to collect tarpon genetic information.   The tarpon genetic recapture study gives anglers throughout Florida the opportunity to make a direct contribution to advancing scientific…


DEP Announces Renovated Gardner Lake State Boat Launch Opening Postponed

The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced it is postponing the opening of the newly redesigned Gardner Lake State Boat Launch in Salem until April 26, 2008. The postponement is due to unanticipated problems caused by soil and ground water conditions and heavy rains during construction. DEP Commissioner…


WDFW stocking trout in Sprague Lake

OLYMPIA – Anglers have an opportunity to catch fish once again at Sprague Lake, where the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is stocking trout for the next several weeks. The trout plantings are necessary after the 1,840-acre lake, which is alongside Interstate 90 in eastern Washington’s Adams and…