July 4 Fishing Hotspots in Utah
Arizona Fishing Report – June 19, 2014
Fall 2013 Trout Stocking Schedule for New Jersey Waters

Tag Archives: muskellunge

Angler Opinion Sought Regarding Muskellunge Size Limits at Three Kentucky Lakes

Frankfort, Ky. – Anglers can express their opinions regarding size limits on muskellunge at three of Kentucky’s lakes by participating in a special online survey for the next few weeks. Members of the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission want public input before considering any changes to the existing size limits…


Wolf Lake Hatchery Hosts Annual Fish Festival

“Fish on!” These exciting words will reverberate through the grounds of the Wolf Lake State Fish Hatchery on July 19-20, as dozens of youngsters catch a steelhead trout or even a muskie from the half-acre show pond. It’s all part of the hatchery’s 9th Annual Fish Festival. Admission is free….


Fish Disease Found in Ohio Reservoir

The Ohio Department of Natural Resources has confirmed that viral hemorrhagic septicemia (VHSv), a virus that causes disease in fish but does not pose any threat to public health, was confirmed present in muskellunge sampled during routine egg collection in Clear Fork Reservoir in late April. The virus was found…


Tiger Muskie Challenge — Finding Fish That Are Free of Disease

Aquatic diseases in other parts of the country could affect tiger muskie fishing here in Utah. A tiger muskie is a cross between a Northern pike and a muskellunge (more commonly referred to as a “muskie”). Tiger muskies are sterile fish that can’t reproduce. Utah has a disease-free population of…


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…


DNR Coolwater Fish Production Strategy for 2008 Announced

After placing a moratorium on coolwater fish production in 2007 because of concerns related to viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus (VHSv) in the Great Lakes, the Department of Natural Resources today announced its fish production strategy for 2008. The DNR plans to produce approximately 2 million spring fingerling walleye – about…


Beat High Gas Prices This Spring and Summer — Fish Close to Home

LINCOLN, Neb. – Gas prices just keep going up, but you don’t have to let high fuel costs keep you from going fishing this summer — chances are there are plenty of good spots within just a few miles of your front door. Most people tend to fish the larger,…