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Free Rainbow Trout Harvest at Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center

ATHENS—Visitors to the Texas Freshwater Fisheries Center (TFFC) are invited to harvest rainbow trout at no charge from now through the end of the season in late April. Regular admission charges will still apply, but no additional fee will be charged for harvesting rainbow trout. Up to five rainbow trout…


Anglers are Preparing for Vermont’s Spring Trout Fishing

Anglers are Preparing for Vermont’s Spring Trout Fishing WATERBURY, VT – Vermont’s traditional trout fishing season opens Saturday, April 9 this year, and anglers are looking forward to some great fishing for brook, brown and rainbow trout in the Green Mountain State’s lakes and streams. “Willoughby River steelhead provide a…


Gila Trout Season is Open at Frye Mesa Reservoir

On February 23, 2011, the first season for Gila trout in Arizona history opened at Frye Mesa Reservoir. The Arizona Game and Fish Department in cooperation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Forest Service, and Trout Unlimited volunteers, stocked the reservoir with about 800 Gila trout that came…


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…


New Report on Trout Fishing by U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service

An old and familiar Chinese proverb states “Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.” According to Anna Harris, an economist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, if a man has learned to…


Over 181,400 Pounds of Fish Stocked in Arkansas’s Waters

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Game and Fish Commission crews stocked over 2.3 million fish in Arkansas lakes and rivers during June, according to Mike Armstrong, chief of fisheries. The total stocking of fish weighed in excess of 181,400 pounds. June stockings: Aldersgate Methodist Camp, Pulaski County, 600 catchable channel catfish…