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2017 Trout Fishing Opportunities Await Anglers at State’s Castalia Fish Hatchery
Wildlife Commission Deploys Fish Attractors in Sutton Lake, N.C.

Category Archives: Fishing

Recreational Ocean Salmon Fishery to Open South of Horse Mountain on April 1

Recreational Ocean Salmon Fishery to Open South of Horse Mountain on April 1

California’s recreational salmon fishery will open in ocean waters on Saturday, April 1, 2017, from Horse Mountain (40° 05’ 00” N. latitude) south to the U.S./Mexico border. The recreational salmon fishery north of Horse Mountain will remain closed for all of 2017 due to historically low numbers of Klamath River…


2017 New Jersey Spring Trout Fishing Information

2017 New Jersey Spring Trout Fishing Information

HIGHLIGHTS FOR 2017 Each spring, approximately 570,000 rainbow trout raised at the Division’s Pequest Trout Hatchery are stocked into 88 streams and 88 ponds and lakes located throughout New Jersey, and the 2017 season is positioned once again to provide the normally superb trout fishing opportunities New Jersey anglers expect…


© Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

TPWD Biologist Receives 2017 Ken Cook Friend of B.A.S.S. Fisheries Award

AUSTIN – Texas Parks and Wildlife Department inland fisheries biologist and avid bass angler Todd Driscoll of Jasper received the Ken Cook Friend of B.A.S.S Fisheries Award March 24 at the Bassmaster Classic in Houston. Driscoll is known among his peers and constituents for his work studying bass tournament fish…


Kentucky Lake Readies for Third-Annual YETI FLW College Fishing Open

Kentucky Lake Readies for Third-Annual YETI FLW College Fishing Open

GILBERTSVILLE, Ky. – FLW College Fishing is headed to Kentucky Lake April 7-8 for the third annual YETI FLW College Fishing Open. The no-entry fee tournament, hosted by Moors Resort and Marina and the Kentucky Lake Convention & Visitors Bureau, will allow registration from any eligible college team from across…


New Shimano Headquarters in S.C.

South Carolina: Shimano Opens New Fishing Headquarters in Ladson

Shimano, a company known in South Carolina for its fishing reels, rods, and lures, opened its new fishing headquarters in Ladson last week. The company is one of many vendors which partners with the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR), and the relocation of its North American fishing tackle…


Kids’ Fishing Clinic in Weeki Wachee

Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic in Weeki Wachee Promises Day of Learning, Fun – VIDEO

Teaching children a lifelong hobby, instilling appreciation for our marine environment and providing fun, family outings are the objectives for the Kids’ Fishing Clinic in Weeki Wachee on April 1, 2017. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will offer a free Kids’ Fishing Clinic for children between the…


Lake of the Ozarks

YETI FLW College Fishing Central Conference Opens on Lake of the Ozarks

OSAGE BEACH, Mo. – YETI FLW College Fishing is heading to Lake of the Ozarks April 1 for the first of three regular-season stops in the Central Conference. A full field of college fishing clubs will be competing for the top award of a $2,000 club scholarship and a berth…


Castalia Fish Hatchery

2017 Trout Fishing Opportunities Await Anglers at State’s Castalia Fish Hatchery

OLUMBUS, OH – Great trout-fishing opportunities on Cold Creek, one of Ohio’s most unique streams, await fishing enthusiasts who enter and are drawn in a special lottery conducted by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). A half-mile section of the creek, located at the ODNR Division of Wildlife’s Castalia…


MDC invites new youth turkey hunters to a free clinic in Columbia and an opportunity to participate in a mentored hunt in April. First-time turkey hunters age 10 – 15 can register until March 27.

MDC Invites First-Time Youth Turkey Hunters to Free Clinic in Columbia

COLUMBIA, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will hold a free youth turkey hunting clinic on Saturday, April 1, followed by a mentored hunt the weekend of April 8 – 9. The clinic will take place 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the MDC Central Region Office, 3500…


Register to attend a FREE Discover Nature Fishing workshop on the basics of fly tying in Kirksville.

MDC Hosts Basic Fly Tying Clinic in Kirksville on April 1

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer a free workshop on the basics of fly tying, 1 – 5 p.m., April 1, at the MDC Northeast Regional Office, 3500 South Baltimore Road in Kirksville. MDC invites anyone age 12 and older to register for this free clinic that…