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NYDEC Efforts Pay off for 2013 Summer Flounder Fishing

NYDEC Efforts Pay off for 2013 Summer Flounder Fishing

Season Opens May 1 with Full Season and Lower Size Limit The recreational fishing season for summer flounder will open May 1 and remain open through Sunday, September 29, the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) announced today. The flounder size limit is 19 inches and there is…


A new, larger more accessible aluminum fishing pier has replaced the old wooden fishing pier at Steamboat Landing on Edisto Island

New Fishing Pier Dedicated Feb. 8 at Steamboat Landing on Edisto Island, S.C.

A new, larger more accessible aluminum fishing pier has replaced the old wooden fishing pier at Steamboat Landing on Edisto Island, with funding from the Saltwater Recreational License through a grant from the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources. A grand opening ceremony will be held at the new pier…


Fishing Options Sprout in May for Trout, Halibut, Shrimp, & Lingcod

This is the time of year when new fishing opportunities start popping open like daffodils in the afternoonsun. Shrimp and lingcod inPuget Sound. Halibut there and off theWashingtoncoast. Spring chinook salmononthe Chehalis andYakimarivers. But none of those fisheries draw bigger crowds than the lowland lakes trout-fishing season, which opened April…


Spring Chinook Fishery Extended 163 Miles Upriver from Bonneville Dam

OLYMPIA– Anglers will have at least four more days to fish for hatchery-reared spring chinook salmonona sectionof theColumbia Riverstretching 163 miles upstream from Bonneville Dam.  Citing the late timing of this year’s run, fishery managers fromWashingtonandOregontoday agreed to extend the fishery through May 6. According to current projections, anglers will…


Boca Grande Pass Fishing Under Seasonal Conservation Measures

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) reminds anglers that seasonal conservation measures regulating the use of fishing gear in Boca Grande Pass for the next three months took effect April 1. These rules apply each year during the height of the tarpon fishing season in the pass. The measures…


Fishery Managers Reopen Columbia River Chinook Season in Oregon & Washington

CLACKAMAS, Ore.  – Better than expected returns of Columbia River chinook salmon prompted fishery managers from Oregon and Washington to reopen the season below Bonneville dam starting Saturday. Effective Saturday, Sept. 20 until Dec. 31, 2008 or further notice, anglers will be permitted to keep chinook salmon caught between the…


DNR to Begin Stocking Trout in October for Maryland’s Fall Fishing Season

Annapolis, Md. — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources will stock approximately 19,000 trout into freshwaters across the state during October 2008. A small number of these will be brown trout averaging 3 to 5 pounds each. “Thanks to a good amount of rain that put some water back in…


Fighting Illegally Stocked Fish in Utah

DWR seeks input on fishing ideas for 2009 The number of Utah chubs in Scofield Reservoir is growing. And so is the number of burbot and walleye that were placed illegally in two other Utah waters. To address those and other concerns, Division of Wildlife Resources biologists are recommending several…


Lake Wenatchee Sockeye Fishing Closes Aug. 15

EPHRATA – Sockeye salmon fishing on Lake Wenatchee will close one hour after sunset Friday, Aug.15. By then, the catch will be close to total that can be taken while maintaining sufficient sockeye for natural spawning, said Jeff Korth, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) north central region fish…


New Salmon and Steelhead Regulations on Klamath and Trinity

New fishing regulations to increase the possession limit of returning adult fall-run Chinook salmon from four to six along the Klamath River system become effective Aug. 15. The California Fish and Game Commission adopted regulations increasing the possession limit at their June 28, 2008 meeting in Upland to reflect an…