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Early spring marks beginning of prime time for angling action

Oklahoma – It might seem just a little too early to head to a favorite fishing honey hole for some angling action, but this year two anglers have already caught lake record fish, and a look back over the years tells us that now through the next several months is…


Wanted: Spring Break Trout Anglers in Tyler, Texas

ATHENS—The Nature Center in Tyler has about a thousand rainbow trout that need a home on someone’s dinner table. Each year trout are stocked into The Nature Center’s pond for fishing events in January, and they need to be harvested before water temperatures rise to the point the fish cannot…


Urban Fishing Bulletin: Trout catching tips part 2

Trout Catching Tips – Part 2 Worm Fishing In the last Bulletin we offered tips to catch more trout using scented dough baits, such as Power Bait. For all trout fishing, remember to use a light to medium-light action rod combo with lighter line from 2-6 pounds. In part 2,…


Urban Fishing Bulletin: Trout catching tips part 1

Everybody can fish, but not everybody can catch fish. Why is it that some anglers seem to always have luck and others just drown worms? Often, the difference is in the equipment, the bait, and the way the bait is rigged and presented. For trout, the best equipment is a…


Spring Trout Releases Provide Fishing Opportunities around Ohio

Releases start March 11 and continue through mid-May COLUMBUS, OH – Public fishing opportunities will be enhanced this spring when more than 80,700 rainbow trout, each measuring 10 to 13 inches long, are released into 48 Ohio lakes and ponds, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Division of Wildlife….


N. Florida Spotted Seatrout Season Reopens March 1

February 25, 2011 The recreational harvest season for spotted seatrout in northern Florida reopens on March 1. This means all Florida waters will be open to the sport harvest of spotted seatrout beginning in March. Spotted seatrout harvest is prohibited in February in Atlantic Ocean waters north of the Flagler-Volusia…


2011 Minnesota Fishing Regulation Changes become Effective March 1

(Released February 25, 2011)   New special fishing regulations for affected lakes and other general changes for the 2011 fishing season become effective Tuesday, March 1, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The Minnesota Fishing Regulations 2011 booklet, which summarizes changes on page 4, will be available…


DNRE Encourages Hunters and Anglers to Support Michigan Sportsmen Against Hunger

Feb. 24, 2011 With many anglers and hunters getting ready to purchase their 2011 hunting and fishing licenses – sales begin March 1 – the Department of Natural Resources and Environment reminds them to consider making a donation to support Michigan Sportsmen Against Hunger (MSAH). Last year, more than 23,000…


Central Arkansas Fishing Report February 24, 2011 Edition

Lake Conway Bates Field and Stream (501-470-1846) said the water is low and is beginning to clear. Bream are fair on redworms and crickets. Crappie are biting well in 1 to 2 feet of water on pink minnows, white or white/chartreuse Stinger jigs, and on pearl white baby shads. Bass…


Utah – Northern Region Report

Attention: Quagga and zebra mussels are a major threat to Utah waterways. Read how you can help keep them out of Utah.   Waterbody Report Bear Lake 2011-02-23 Good Conservation Officer Jade Sumsion reports good fishing for lake trout and cutthroats along the east side of the lake. Anglers are…