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Make a Catfish Fishery the Destination of Choice This Summer

Florida Fish Busters’ July 2008 By: Bob Wattendorf, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, with special thanks to Andy Strickland, FWC The living is easy in Florida this summer, and the catfish are abundant in the state’s fresh waters. Anglers from throughout the United States and from numerous countries around…


Over 1.1 Million Fish Stocked in State’s Waters During May

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Game and Fish Commission crews stocked over 1.1 million fish in Arkansas lakes and rivers during May, according to Mike Armstrong, chief of fisheries. The total stocking of fish weighed in excess of 101,000 pounds. May stockings: Amon’s Lake, Baxter County, 400 catchable channel catfish Andrew…


High, Muddy Water No Problem for Catfishermen

LINCOLN, Neb. – Recent heavy rains, high water so murky it could pass for strong coffee, high humidity and the warmest temperatures so far this year, proved to be the right combination for catching catfish at Wagon Train Lake east of Hickman on Saturday morning, May 7 for three Lincoln…


WVDNR Conducts Catchable Channel Catfish Stockings

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources recently completed stocking of more than 2,600 catchable-size channel catfish, according to DNR Director Frank Jezioro.  Stockings were conducted at 13 lakes throughout the state.  Lakes stocked were:  Bear Rocks (Ohio Co.); Castleman Run (Ohio Co.); Tomlinson Run (Hancock Co.); French Creek (Upshur…


Weekly Oklahoma Regional Fishing Reports – 6/3/2008

CENTRAL Arcadia: June 3. Largemouth bass slow. Channel catfish good on cut bait and liver at rocky points. Crappie good on minnows and jigs at the heated fishing dock. Report submitted by Mark Murray, game warden stationed in Oklahoma County. Arcadia: May 29. Elevation 1/2 ft. above normal, water semi-muddy….


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 6/4/2008

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Randy Zellers (501)223-6406, e-mail: rdzellers [at] agfc [dot] state [dot] ar [dot] us   This is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s fishing report for June 4. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or e-mail us…


Saturday Is Free Fishing Day; Clinics For Kids Planned Statewide

Whether you’re an old hand at fishing or if you feel like testing the waters for the first time, June 7 is the perfect time to get out and make a cast or two at lakes and streams across New Mexico — no license required.  June 7, 2008, is National…


Catfish To Be Stocked In Connecticut

DEP Expands Urban Fishing Program into Waterbury The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced that channel catfish will be stocked into eleven lakes and ponds located throughout the State. The stocking is scheduled to take place on Tuesday, June 3rd, and marks the second year that the DEP…


Weekly Regional Oklahoma Fishing Reports – 5/28/2008

Central Arcadia: May 26. Largemouth bass fair on spinnerbaits and plastics. Channel catfish good on cut baits around rocky points. Crappie good on minnows at 10-12 ft. Report submitted by Mark Murray, game warden stationed in Oklahoma County. Draper: May 26. Elevation 1  1/2 ft. above normal and clear. All…


Over 450 Participate in Goose Creek Youth Fishing Event

The 2008 Goose Creek youth fishing event took place Saturday, May 17th with over 450 area residents participating in the activities. The S.C. Department of Natural Resources (DNR) along with the city of Goose Creek hosted the event at the Goose Creek Marguerite H. Brown Municipal Complex. Youth anglers were…