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Partnership With DNR, St. Paul Saints Highlights Fishing

A partnership between the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) and the St. Paul Saints Professional Baseball Club kicks off Saturday, May 24, and will feature in-game contests and announcements, an opportunity to buy a fishing license just inside the front gate of Midway Stadium and the chance to enter…


Kick Off Summer With Vermont Days!

Enjoy the Weekend on Us, June 14th and 15th   WATERBURY, VT — Here’s a reminder to mark Saturday and Sunday, June 14 and 15, on your calendar as Vermont Days for 2008. This is the weekend to celebrate the arrival of summer and enjoy a free sample of Vermont’s…


Fun Family Events Highlight Free Fishing Day June 7

AUSTIN, Texas — A “Free Sportfishing Day” will highlight National Fishing and Boating Week, allowing anglers to fish any public waters in Texas without a fishing license on Saturday, June 7. Texas Parks and Wildlife Department officials said the special day in this state, authorized by the Texas Legislature, is…


Free Fishing Weekend is June 7-8

Kids and adults can celebrate Free Fishing Weekend, June 7-8, at recreation areas located across Indiana that are planning fun fishing derbies, casting clinics, fish-cleaning demonstrations and cooking classes. Hoosier adults do not need a license to fish Indiana’s public waters during Free Fishing Weekend. Children under the age of…


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…


Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks Sets 2008-09 Small Game Hunting and Trapping Seasons and Bag Limits

Jackson – The Commission on Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks established the 2008-09 small game hunting dates at its monthly meeting Tuesday in Iuka. Dates and bag limits are little changed from previous seasons. Migratory bird season dates and limits will be adapted later following guidelines and recommendations from the U….


Austin Metro Area Water Body Added to Neighborhood Fishing Program

AUSTIN, Texas — The Texas Parks & Wildlife Department Inland Fisheries Division Neighborhood Fishing Program (NFP) is expanding to the Austin metropolitan area with the introduction of Bullfrog Pond in Travis County’s newly opened East Metro Park. The park is located approximately 13 miles east of downtown Austin. The general…


FWC joins “Take Me Fishing” Campaign To Encourage Recreational Fishing

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) encourages families to enjoy fishing in Florida this summer and is working with the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) and 29 other states to get the word out. “The FWC is proud of Florida’s recreational fishing heritage and designation as Fishing…


DNR Aiming to Retain Anglers Through New Campaign

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources aims to lure folks back into fishing this season through a combination of direct mail, digital billboard and radio advertising, and other outreach efforts. The agency, which issued just under 1.4 million fishing licenses last year, recently mailed 40,000 reminder postcards to former anglers…


Tahquamenon Falls State Park Hosts Fishing Tournament on May 15-17

Tahquamenon Falls State Park and Paradise Recreational Sports are hosting a “GO-Get Outdoors” fishing tournament on the Tahquamenon River on May 15-17. Prizes for the longest walleye and longest pike will be a Penn rod and reel combination. The fish caught must be checked daily at Paradise Recreation Sports, and…