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Anglers: Look for Tagged Bass when Fishing Lake Winnipesaukee in 2008

CONCORD, N.H. — Anglers fishing Lake Winnipesaukee are being asked to watch for largemouth and smallmouth bass tagged as part of a New Hampshire Fish and Game Department Warmwater Fisheries Management Program study. Data collected from tagged bass will allow biologists to examine bass movement after release from bass tournament…


California/Nevada Wildlife Agencies Sign Agreement Concerning Black Bear Management Practices

Bear problems in the Tahoe Basin reached their highest level ever in 2007. Hoping to ward off a repeat year, state wildlife officials in California and Nevada have entered into a Memorandum of Agreement to share information, personnel, equipment and supplies in a cooperative black bear management program. “This MOA…


Successful Search for Lost Hikers in White Mountains

HART’S LOCATION, N.H. – On Thursday, May 15, 2008 at approximately 8:30 p.m., two distressed hikers from Pennsylvania emerged early from a planned multi-day traverse of the Presidential Range in New Hampshire’s White Mountains. According to Sgt. James Juneau of the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department, a search and…


Conservation Officer Academy XII Begins

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Conservation Officer Academy XII is underway at Camp Ripley, with 10 Conservation Officer Candidates (COCs) participating in the initial 12-week training program about state natural resource laws and how to enforce them. “As a conservation officer, you enforce fish and game laws to…


Fishing Season Opens Saturday

The traditional opening of fishing season, and the official launch of summer in Idaho, is Saturday May 24. Unless listed under regional exceptions in the rule book, fishing is open on Idaho rivers and streams from May 24 through November 30. Most lakes and reservoirs and ditches and man-made canals…


Ask fFsh and Game: High Water Fishing

Q. Can I still go fishing with the high water in the river? A. Many Idaho streams are generally high and may be difficult right now. It’s not just about whether the fish will bite; it’s also a safety question. Keep a close eye on young children around fast moving…


Catch the King of Fish — Brood Stock Atlantic Salmon

CONCORD, N.H. — Spring is here — flowers are blooming, birds are singing, black flies are biting and it’s time to fish for brood stock salmon.  The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department is planning to release more than 1,500 Atlantic salmon into the Pemigewasset and Merrimack Rivers — three…


DFG Announces Changes to Recreational Groundfish 2008 Fishing Regulations

Emergency regulations to restrict recreational fishing for groundfish in northern California to depths of less than 120 feet went into effect today. The Department of Fish and Game (DFG) announced that the regulations are now effective in both state and federal waters. The new depth restriction began May 1 in…


Have You Entered The NH Moose Lottery Yet?

CONCORD, N.H. — The deadline for entering the 2008 New Hampshire moose hunt lottery comes up at the end of this month, so it’s time to get your application in for a chance at the adventure of a lifetime.  Applications are $15 for residents and $25 for non-residents.  If you…


Kids Fishing Photo Contest

CONCORD, N.H. — Young anglers have a chance to enter a kids fishing photo contest sponsored jointly by Kidz Rule USA (a magazine for children and their families living in New Hampshire) and the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department. This is the second annual fishing photo contest held by…