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Great Trout Fishing Continues in New Jersey

Great Trout Fishing Continues in New Jersey

The NJDEP Division of Fish and Wildlife is reminding the public that although May 24 marked the end of spring season trout stocking, it’s just the beginning of fabulous late spring and early summer trout fishing. Most trout anglers miss out on some of the best trout fishing of the…


Ice Fishing Clinic Set for Michigan Fisheries Visitor Center in Oden Jan. 24

The Department of Natural Resources’ Michigan Fisheries Visitor Center in Oden will hold an ice fishing clinic Saturday, Jan. 24, on Crooked Lake. The program begins at 10 a.m. with a 20-minute introduction indoors at the visitor center before participants head to nearby Crooked Lake for a great day of…


Rainbow Trout to be Released in Ohio Waterways

COLUMBUS, OH – Approximately 25,000 rainbow trout, measuring 10 to 13-inches in length, will be released into 25 Ohio waterways this October, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife. “This annual stocking provides excellent opportunities for anglers to continue fishing through the fall all across…


Arkansas in Second Year of Project to Test Convenience of Electronic Duck Stamp

LITTLE ROCK – In an effort to make federal duck stamp purchasing more convenient, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is beginning the second year of a three year program to test electronic stamps. The AGFC, in partnership with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, is testing the pilot program…


Most Areas of Puget Sound Closing to Crabbing; Sport Crabbers Must File Catch Report

OLYMPIA – Recreational crab fishing will close for a catch assessment in eight areas of Puget Sound at sunset on Labor Day, after which everyone licensed to fish for crab in the Sound will have until Sept. 15 to report their summer’s catch. Licensed sport crabbers must submit summer catch…


Buckhannon River Public Fishing and Boating Access Site Opened

The Division of Natural Resources has completed construction of a new public fishing and boating access site on the Buckhannon River in Upshur County, according to Frank Jezioro, Director.  Development of the site was accomplished through a joint effort by the Upshur County Commission, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and…


KDWP Related Bills Approved By Legislature, Governor

Free licenses for disabled veterans among new laws enacted in 2008 TOPEKA – The 2008 Kansas Legislature and Gov. Kathleen Sebelius have approved several new laws affecting outdoor recreation in Kansas. Bills passed into law this year include the following: Senate Bill 157 — requires the department to purchase vessel…


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…


Wyoming Free Fishing Day Is June 7

CHEYENNE– Both residents and nonresidents alike can fish for free with no license required all day in Wyoming on Saturday, June 7.  Free Fishing Day was authorized in 2003 by the Wyoming State Legislature. On June 7, anglers can fish for free on all waters in Wyoming with the exception…


Fish and Wildlife Commission to consider modifying regulations for coastal fall chinook

SALEM, Ore. – The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission will meet June 5-6 in Salem at ODFW Headquarters to consider modifying coastal fall chinook fishing regulations.  The Commission will also be asked to approve ODFW’s budget request for the 2009-2011 biennium. On Thursday, June 5 beginning at 1 p.m., the…