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Northern Minnesota state parks have ‘reel’ appeal for anglers

Surrounding this year’s Governor’s Fishing Opener in the Grand Rapids area are some of Minnesota’s most popular state parks, where anglers can wet their lines against backdrops that include scenic waterfalls, rocky shorelines and virgin pine forests. Area highlights, worth a side trip, include: to the west – Itasca State…


May 7 and 8 are Ohio’s Free Fishing Days

A chance to experience Ohio’s great fishing COLUMBUS, OH – Ohioans are encouraged to take advantage of “Free Fishing Days” on May 7 and 8 and experience the great fishing Ohio has to offer, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife. For these two days…


Join the ranks of 50,000 kids who’ve learned to fish

How many people can say they’ve taken more than 50,000 kids fishing? Mike Lesso and Dave Morse of the Jacksonville Youth Summer Fishing Clinics can. “Mike, a high school teacher and avid sportsman, and Dave, a retired businessman and passionate recreational and tournament fisherman, have been teaching children how to…


DNR to Offer Recognition and Prizes to Anglers Who Catch and Kill Snakeheads

Annapolis, Md. (April 15, 2011) – In an effort to stem the spread of the invasive snakehead fish the Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR), the Potomac River Fisheries Commission (PRFC), and the U. S. Fish & Wildlife Service (USF&WS) are providing an opportunity to win prizes for anglers who…


Ice-off at Joes Valley Reservoir

PRICE, UTAH — “The next several weeks is the best time of the year to catch big splake at Joes Valley Reservoir,” asserts Division of Wildlife Resources Fisheries Assistant Manager Justin Hart. “You don’t need a boat or special equipment to nail the big ones.” “Large predatory fish cruise the…


DFG Wardens, Scientists and Volunteers Scoop up Wayward Trout

California Department of Fish and Game Wardens, County Sheriffs, scientists and community volunteers saved hundreds of mature trout from dying near Big Bear Lake in Northern Los Angeles County this week. Due to the extraordinary high water levels in Big Bear Lake hundreds of trout have been swimming upstream into…


Free Florida Kids’ Fishing Clinic promises day of learning, fun

Teaching children a lifelong hobby, instilling appreciation for our marine environment and providing a fun family outing are the objectives for this month’s Kids’ Fishing Clinic in Panacea. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will offer a free Kids’ Fishing Clinic for children between the ages of 4…


Apply for 2012 fishing tournament permits starting April 1

MADISON – Organizers of fishing tournaments planning events for 2012 can apply for their permits starting April 1, 2011. “If you plan on holding a tournament in 2012, we recommend that you apply in the open period that starts April 1 and runs through June 30 to have the best…


Louisiana and Texas Working to Standardize Boundary Fishing Regulations

ATHENS—A cooperative effort between the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department (TPWD) and the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF) to standardize fishing regulations on waters shared by the two states is nearing fruition. Waters affected by the proposed agreement include Toledo Bend Reservoir, Caddo Lake and the Sabine River…


DFG Biologists Investigate Sardine Die-Off in Southern California

State biologists are running tests on a dozen dead fish from the Redondo Beach Harbor to determine the cause of a massive die-off Tuesday. Approximately one million dead sardines were discovered in the Redondo Beach harbor Tuesday morning, initially raising concerns about possible water contamination. Water samples tested on-site Tuesday were…