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Stay Safe While Enjoying Wisconsin Waterways Over July 4th Holiday

MADISON – During a typical Fourth of July holiday, more than 1 million Wisconsin residents and visitors take to the state’s abundant lakes and rivers to boat, fish, swim and paddle around. Following widespread flooding in June across southern Wisconsin, people need to exercise even more care than usual, water…


Free Fishing Weekend Great Time to “Take A Kid Fishing”

MADISON – It’s the perfect break from spring yard work and better yet, it’s free. “Fishing is free in Wisconsin on June 7 and 8 and there’s no better time nor place to take yourself, your kids, your friends or just yourself out on the water to cast a few,”…


DNR’s Lake Finder Updated With Data Encouraging More Fish Consumption

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ (DNR) Lake Finder, the Web site that provides information about specific lakes, now includes newly revised fish consumption data that encourages people to eat more fish. The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) revised its fish consumption advisory to include a large new body of…


Gov. Sanford Signs New Santee Cooper Striped Bass Regulations

Governor Mark Sanford signed new striped bass regulations into effect on May 21, 2008 for the Santee Cooper system. The new regulations will act as a first step to combat the population decline of the striped bass fishery in the Santee Cooper System by reducing the amount of fish an…


Fishing Remains Popular, Drought an Increasing Concern

Despite North Dakota’s low water levels and ongoing drought concerns, fishing license statistics again show positive results. In 2007, residents and nonresidents purchased more than 170,000 North Dakota fishing licenses, and including children, about 200,000 people fished state waters. More than one in four residents ages 16 or older bought…


Free Fishing Weekend June 7-8

MADISON – Anglers can grab their friends and family and head out June 7-8 to cast a line into any of Wisconsin’s 15,000 lakes and 42,000 miles of rivers and streams fish without a license during Free Fishing Weekend. The first Saturday and Sunday each June, residents and non-residents of…


Fish by the Millions Released in Iowa Waters

Iowa Department of Natural Resources fisheries crews recently stocked millions of northern pike and walleye in Iowa lakes and rivers, but anglers will have to wait for a few years before these fish will be caught. An estimated 140 million newly hatched walleye fry were stocked in public lakes and…


Take Me Fishing” Campaign Launches as Season Opens

“DES MOINES – Iowa is teaming up with the Recreational Boating & Fishing Foundation (RBFF) and 29 other states in a national campaign this spring to encourage more people to get out on the water and go fishing. “Fishing is a great way for Iowans to spend time with their…


Ohioans Can Fish For Free May 3-4

“Free Fishing Days” offer chance to experience Ohio’s great angling opportunities COLUMBUS, OH – Ohioans are encouraged to take advantage of “Free Fishing Days” on Saturday, May 3 and Sunday, May 4 to experience the great angling opportunities Ohio has to offer. For these two days only, anglers may fish…