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NH Anglers – Please Look for Tagged Bass when Fishing Lake Winnipesaukee

CONCORD, N.H. — Anglers fishing Lake Winnipesaukee are being asked to watch for largemouth and smallmouth bass tagged as part of a New Hampshire Fish and Game Department Warmwater Fisheries Management Program study. Data collected from tagged bass will allow biologists to examine bass movement after release from bass tournament…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 8/13/2008

Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Randy Zellers (501) 223-6406, e-mail: rdzellers [at] agfc [dot] state [dot] ar [dot] us This is the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission’s fishing report for August 13, 2008. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or…


New Mexico Weekly Fishing Report – 8/12/2008

Lake levels — Click here for the latest water storage reports from New Mexico reservoirs. This week’s stocking report August 12, 2008 This fishing report has been generated from the best information available from officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may differ, however, as stream, lake…


Bass Fishing Bounces Back Along Lower Arkansas River

PENDLETON – Bass fishing on the lower portion of the Arkansas River has rebounded, as evidenced by the 2008 Big Bass Bonanza. From an area of disappointment for anglers in the last 20 years or so, the river and its renowned tributaries and backwaters is producing much better black bass…


Lake Thompson is Draining In Virginia

Fauquier County, VA — The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (VDGIF) recently discovered the water level was dropping at Lake Thompson, a 10-acre lake on the VDGIF’s G. Richard Thompson Wildlife Management Area in Fauquier County, and immediately began an engineering assessment of possible causes. VDGIF, in consultation…


The Summer Conundrum of Suspended Bass

Frankfort, Ky. – The intense sun and summertime temperatures in the 90s stifles the desire of most of us to move around much. A glass of tea in the shade or a nap in an air-conditioned room are much more inviting than digging a hole for a fence post or…


Smallmouth Bass Assessment Underway on West Branch of Susquehanna

Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) is reminding anglers to report tagged smallmouth bass in order to help the agency with a population assessment on a section of the lower West Branch of the Susquehanna River. The commission is currently conducting the assessment and an angler…


South Carolina Freshwater Fishing Trends – 6/16/2008

Mountains Area Lake Jocassee: Trout: Very good. Nice catches of large rainbow trout are being reported trolling in 50 – 70 feet of water using trolling spoons or large plugs; also pull large live shiners in the same zone. Largemouth and Redeye Bass: Excellent. Fish have finished spawning but are…


Fish Kills Have Developed More Slowly in 2008, Virginia Reports

Richmond, VA — Fish kills are occurring in Virginia rivers again this year but have developed more slowly than in past years, according to ongoing studies by the Department of Environmental Quality and the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries. The severity of the kills in the Shenandoah River watershed…


Michigan Recreational Fishing Report – 6/12/2008

Great Lakes temperature map   Rivers around the state are experiencing high water levels, especially in areas that received heavy rainfall over the last week. Panfish are being caught in shallow waters or near the drop offs. We should start to move into the summer fishing mode now that warmer weather…