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“Froggers” Ready to Leap After July 1

Bullfrog season a favorite pastime on hot summer nights PRATT — Kansas summer temperatures frequently reach more than 100 degrees, and many Kansans prefer the comfort of air conditioning to the outdoors. Others, however, relish the freedom of summer nights, when shorts and a T-shirt are all that’s needed to…


It’s The Time For Hunting Bullfrogs – All Across Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK – It may be the least talked about but popular Arkansans outdoor activity. It’s frog hunting. Some call it frog gigging. Some just say frogging. We are referring to the warm weather pursuit of bullfrogs, and it occurs all across the state. Yes, there are rules, but they…


NOAA Proposes Rule to Require Saltwater Angler Registration

NOAA’s Fisheries Service is seeking comment on a proposed rule that requires anglers and spearfishers who fish recreationally in federal ocean waters to be registered before fishing in 2009. The rule would also require registration by those who may catch anadromous species anywhere, including striped bass, salmon and shad that…


DNR Celebrates New Anglers’ First Catch Through My First Fish Certificates

Maryland Offers Free Fishing Days on June 14 & July 4 ANNAPOLIS, MD —  The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) encourages first time anglers and children to commemorate their first catch through DNR’s My First Fish certificate program. “Every child should have the opportunity to explore Maryland’s natural resources…


New Jersey Marine Licenses and Permits

NOTE: On June 17, 2008, changes to the shellfish statutes (Title 50) go into effect. Current clam licenses will be expanded to include all molluscan (shellfish) species, with the exception of conchs, which are addressed in the commercial marine fisheries regulations. In addition, a new non-resident Commercial Shellfish License was…


It is Time to Renew Your Sportsman License In Mississippi

JACKSON – Sportsman License holders are being urged to renew their license to avoid the rush, according to the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks. Licenses are valid for 365 days from the date of purchase, or in the case of the Sportsman License, the current date of expiration….


Illinois Department of Natural Resources Newsbits

Highlighting IDNR programs and upcoming events for the month of June Free Fishing Days: Anyone interested in fishing is invited to wet a line June 6-9 as part of Illinois Free Fishing Days. During Illinois Free Fishing Days, anyone may fish without the need to have a sport fishing license,…


North Carolina Regional Saltwater Fishing Reports – 6/8/2008

Northern District  Dare, Hyde, Currituck, & Beaufort Counties For the 2008 fishing year, all owners/operators of vessels recreationally fishing for and/or retaining regulated Atlantic Highly Migratory Species (HMS) (Atlantic tunas, sharks, swordfish and billfish) in the Atlantic Ocean, including the Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean Sea, must obtain an Atlantic…


Free Introduction to Fishing Class Offered in Greenland, N.H.

CONCORD, N.H. — Are you looking for a fun way to get outside with family and friends this summer? Why not learn how to fish! The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department’s “Let’s Go Fishing” Program and the Greenland Recreation Department are teaming up to provide an introductory fishing class…


Free Fishing Weekend Great Time to “Take A Kid Fishing”

MADISON – It’s the perfect break from spring yard work and better yet, it’s free. “Fishing is free in Wisconsin on June 7 and 8 and there’s no better time nor place to take yourself, your kids, your friends or just yourself out on the water to cast a few,”…