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Green Valley State Park to Receive Major Facelift

CRESTON – Green Valley State Park will undergo a major transformation over the next two years, essentially resulting in a new lake and a much-improved campground. Iowa Department of Natural Resources fisheries staff began lowering the lake July 9. It is anticipated the lake will be inaccessible by boat, and…


Over 89,000 Pounds of Fish Stocked in State’s Waters

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Game and Fish Commission crews stocked over 2 million fish in Arkansas lakes and rivers during June, according to Mike Armstrong, chief of fisheries. The total stocking of fish weighed in excess of 89,000 pounds. June stockings: Aldersgate Methodist Camp, Pulaski County, 600 catchable channel catfish…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 7/16/2008

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Randy Zellers (501)223-6406, e-mail: rdzellers [at] agfc [dot] state [dot] ar [dot] us    July 16, 2008 Edition  This is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s fishing report for July 16. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report,…


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…


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…


Lake Bistineau Drawdown To Begin July 15

Lake Bistineau will undergo a drawdown to assist with the control of giant salvinia, an invasive aquatic plant, beginning July 15, 2008.  This action follows two large-scale herbicide applications utilizing spray crews from around the state where over 4,900 acres of aquatic vegetation was treated, expending a total of 3,656…


Clear-Smithport Lake to Undergo Second Drawdown

The second in a series of drawdowns of Clear-Smithport Lake, recommended by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) Inland Fisheries Division, will begin on June 16, 2008.  Inland Fisheries biologists reported positive results after last summer’s drawdown and a second drawdown should further improve the lake’s ecosystem. Clear-Smithport…


Mississippi Anglers Get Three Days of Free Fishing

JACKSON – Mississippi is observing National Fishing and Boating Week June 1-8 by waving fishing fees and boat launching to fish for anglers on Mississippi State Fishing Lakes and State Park Lakes for three weekend days, June 1, 7 and 8. A valid Mississippi freshwater fishing license or proof of…


May Is Time To Clean Up On Crappie

Kansas anglers out in force as popular sportfish move to shallow water PRATT — Of all Kansas outdoor recreation opportunities, crappie fishing is one of the most popular. These tasty fish bite year-round, but spring brings them close to shore, where they spawn in shallow water. This makes great fishing…


Boat Ramp Improvements at Nee Gronda

Anglers will be pleased to know that the new and improved boat ramp at Nee Gronda Reservoir at the Queens State Wildlife Area in Kiowa County is open for use.     Employees from the Colorado Division of Wildlife completed work on the new and improved ramp on May 8.  …