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Category Archives: Fishing

More Large Salmon Stocked In Three New Jersey State Park Lakes

More Large Salmon Stocked In Three New Jersey State Park Lakes

Approximately 1,200 salmon, reared to an average length of 13 inches, were recently stocked in three state park lakes. The fish were held in two 2,000 gallon tanks at the Hackettstown State Fish Hatchery since their delivery in April. With water temperatures hovering around the 50-degree mark, Hackettstown staff stocked…


Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center Celebrates Twenty Years

Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center Celebrates Twenty Years

ATHENS— Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (TFFC) in Athens with a day of outdoor activities and free admission Saturday, Nov. 19. Activities going on throughout the day include a raptor and reptile display, a catfishing tournament, kayaking, fly fishing, archery and a walk along the…


Electrofishing

Electrofishing Reveals Tiger Trout Fishing Tips in Arizona

Caught a tiger trout, yet? Try fishing the shorelines at Woods Canyon Lake. Some of our fish biologists were on the water at Woods Canyon,located on the Mogollon Rim,  electrofishing from 7 p.m. to 4 a.m. — Wednesday through Thursday — and caught more than 100 tiger trout. “This number…


Razor Clam

WDFW Cancels 5 Days of Razor Clam Digging; Nov. 17 Opening Depends on Further Testing

OLYMPIA – The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has canceled five days (Nov. 12-16) from a razor clam dig that was tentatively planned at Twin Harbors and Long Beach, due to elevated marine toxin levels. However, shellfish managers still hope to move forward with three days of digging…


Recreational Dungeness Crab Season to Open Statewide in CA on Nov. 5

Recreational Dungeness Crab Season to Open Statewide in CA on Nov. 5

The recreational Dungeness crab season is scheduled to open statewide on Saturday, Nov. 5 – with a health warning in place for crabs caught north of Point Reyes (Marin County). The California Department of Public Health (CDPH) has issued a warning to recreational anglers not to consume the viscera (internal…


Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic Promises Day of Learning & Fun

Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic Promises Day of Learning & Fun

Teaching children a lifelong hobby, instilling appreciation for our marine environment and providing fun, family outings are the objectives for the Kids’ Fishing Clinic on Nov. 5 in Steinhatchee. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will offer a free Kids’ Fishing Clinic for children between the ages of…


sinking ceder trees for fish habitats in Greers Ferry lake

“Brush Brigade” Completes Massive Habitat Enhancement at Greers Ferry Lake

CLINTON – A fleet of habitat barges and support boats led a cooperative effort between the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and the Army Corps of Engineers to place a literal “ton” of new habitat in Greers Ferry Lake earlier this month. Five of the AGFC’s habitat barges, one habitat…


Third Klamath Salmon Fishing Quota Met, Catch Now Subject to Size Restriction

Third Klamath Salmon Fishing Quota Met, Catch Now Subject to Size Restriction

Anglers are about to meet their annual quota for salmon at another popular Klamath River fishing spot, triggering new restrictions on the fishery for the remainder of the year. Monitoring efforts show that anglers above the Highway 96 Bridge in Weitchpec to 3,500 feet below Iron Gate Dam will have…


Leased Access Areas Open for Guadalupe Bass Anglers

Leased Access Areas Open for Guadalupe Bass Anglers

AUSTIN—Anglers targeting prized Guadalupe bass now have greater access to prime fishing along three Central Texas rivers, thanks to temporary leased access agreements between private landowners and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD). The leased access sites are located on the lower Colorado, Llano and San Marcos rivers and…


FLW Announces 2017 COSTA FLW Series Schedule

FLW Announces 2017 COSTA FLW Series Schedule

MINNEAPOLIS – Fishing League Worldwide (FLW), the world’s largest tournament-fishing organization, announced today the 2017 Costa FLW Series schedule, which will consist of three events in each of the five divisions – Central, Northern, Southeastern, Southwestern and Western – along with the no-entry-fee Costa FLW Series Championship to be held…