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June 13, 2008 Montana Fishing Roundup

This is a brief synopsis of fishing conditions and reports from select waters across the state.   For more detailed information, contact a fly shop, bait store, or boat marina for the particular water.   For detailed information on river flows, visit:   http://waterdata.usgs.gov/mt/nwis/current?type=flow With more rain and yes, even snow over the…


Arkansas Big Bass Bonanza Set For June 27-29

LITTLE ROCK – Registration is open for the 2008 Arkansas Big Bass Bonanza, the country’s largest amateur big bass tournament, which will be held on the Arkansas River for the ninth consecutive year, with this year’s dates June 27-29. Fishermen can register online at www.arkansasbigbass.com. The angler who lands the…


New Magazine Highlights Fisheries Conservation Work

It’s been 137 years in the making.  Conserving America’s fisheries since 1871, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has launched Eddies: Reflections on Fisheries Conservation — a new quarterly magazine focused on the Service’s Fisheries Program. Eddies highlights the aquatic conservation work of the Service’s Fisheries Program and its partners….


Anglers Reminded of Packaging and Gifting Fish

North Dakota anglers are reminded there is a proper way to package and gift or give away fish. Robert Timian, chief of enforcement for the state Game and Fish Department, said even though most regulations are the same as in past years, a reminder is warranted because some are new,…


California Outdoors Q&As: Trout, Hunting Radios, Guide Licenses, Size Limits

Question: I’ve just heard that it is against the law for us to keep trout alive in our boat’s livewell while we continue fishing. We’ve often done this in the past to keep the fish alive and healthy so that we can have the option of releasing them later if…


Wyoming Record Fish

CHEYENNE–With the warmer weather of June, fishing activity is on the rise, and with that increased activity there will be numerous anglers that will be catching large fish – some that may qualify for a new state record. If previous years are any indication, 2008 will see a number of…


First Fish Certificate Available Online

Proud parents or relatives can now present a First Fish Certificate to a young angler to commemorate that memorable feat, according to Frank Jezioro, Director of the West Virginia Division of Natural Resources. “The First Fish Certificate is designed to recognize that special first catch by young anglers,” said Jezioro….


Angler Cheat Sheets Now Available

The Nevada Department of Wildlife (NDOW) calls them the 2008 Angler Information Guides, but you can just call them your cheat sheets for the best fishing in Nevada. Each year NDOW puts together individual fact sheets for 79 of the state’s top waters that include stocking information, biologist forecasts for…


First Fish Certificate Captures Moment

The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is reminding parents to capture their little angler’s first catch on a specially designed First Fish certificate. First Fish has no qualifying weights or measurements. The only requirement is the successful landing of a North Dakota fish. Certificates are available to all who…


Huge Striped Bass Hybrid Takes Lake Record Spot at Canton

Lifelong Oklahoma angler James Wesley Jones, Jr. of Canton said he loves fishing because it is a relaxing activity, but there was likely no relaxing going on April 19 when he landed a 23.2-lb. (23 lbs., 3 oz.) striped bass hybrid from Canton Lake. The huge fish qualifies as a…