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Tag Archives: Freshwater Fishing

Fish Busters’ Bulletin – New Rules for Florida’s Freshwater Fisheries

Florida earned the title “Fishing Capital of the World” by coupling its great resources with responsible management of those resources by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC). Relentlessly driving home the message of how people can and must be responsible stewards falls under the purview of the FWC…


Memorial Weekend Fishing Tips

Tips for piscatorial fun in the Arizona sun PHOENIX – It’s time to leave your troubles (and work) behind, hang up the “GONE FISHIN” sign and then go experience some fishing-hole therapy. But if you need some help deciding where to go for some piscatorial fun in the Arizona sun,…


McQuade Access to Open in July

The public access at McQuade Road to Lake Superior is not open to the public yet because construction is not complete, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). A grand opening for the McQuade access is planned for Friday, July 18 from 2-4 p.m. The public is invited…


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…


Fishing Hitting its Peak in Iowa as Memorial Day Weekend Nears

Good weather forecasted for the Memorial Day Weekend should provide excellent fishing across the state. Fishing in the spring is often some of the best for the entire year and Memorial Day Weekend is right in the heart of it. Water temperature allows for fish to be active during the…


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…


Ribbon Cutting Held at Renovated J.P. Coleman Boat Ramp

Jackson – The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks joined state and local officials at J.P. Coleman State Park near Iuka for a ribbon cutting to celebrate the recently renovated boating facilities. Along with improving and expanding the existing boat ramp, additional parking spaces were added to make the…


DNR Wants to Create More Opportunities to Catch Muskie and Pike

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) officials are creating a management plan designed to increase angler opportunities to land trophy-sized muskellunge and northern pike. “Demand is growing but our supply is limited,” said Jason Moeckel, DNR Fisheries Operations Manager. “The purpose of this plan is to guide fisheries management so…


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…


Crappie Fishing Big Fun on Big River Backwaters This Weekend on “Kentucky Afield” TV

Frankfort, Ky. – The crappie spawn is spawning excellent catches along the Ohio River and its tributaries this weekend, May 10 and 11, on “Kentucky Afield” television. Up into the streams and creeks that feed the Ohio River, crappie anglers find harvest heaven. Breckinridge County’s Richard Butler guides host Tim…