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Walleye Tagging Continues at Devils Lake

North Dakota Game and Fish Department fisheries personnel recently tagged 1,000 walleye at Devils Lake. Randy Hiltner, northeast district fisheries supervisor, said the popular fishery is in the second year of a three-year tagging project. “The project involves tagging 1,000 walleye each spring,” Hiltner said. “This allows us to gather…


DNR Reminds Anglers of Closed Fishing Status on Upper Black River Until June 15

The Department of Natural Resources reminds anglers that the Upper Black River in Cheboygan County will remain closed to fishing until June 15. In the past, the closure order had been in effect until June 1, but DNR fisheries biologists felt the order should be extended in 2008 until June…


Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend Slated for June 7-8

Michigan’s annual Summer Free Fishing Weekend has been scheduled for June 7-8, the Department of Natural Resources announced today. For these two days only, residents and non-residents alike can fish without purchasing a fishing license, though all other regulations that govern fishing in Michigan still apply. Michigan has offered a…


Regional Iowa Fishing Reports – 5/29/2008

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources will be releasing the weekly fishing report on Thursdays in an effort to provide the latest information heading into the weekend. The weekly fishing report is compiled from information gathered from local bait shops, angler creel surveys, and county and state parks staff. For…


Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – 5/28/2008

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 May 28. If there is a body of water you would like included in this report, please call or e-mail us…


New Mexico Weekly Fishing Report – 5/27/2008

Free Fishing Day June 7 is Free Fishing Day in New Mexico. On this special day, anglers don’t need a license, stamp or validation to fish in public waters statewide. All other fishing rules apply This fishing report has been generated from the best information available from officers and anglers….


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…


New Mexico Weekly Fishing Report

Attention anglers Don’t forget to buy a 2008-2009 fishing license. New Mexico’s annual fishing licenses are good from April 1 through March 31 and are available at license vendors statewide, Department of Game and Fish offices in Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Raton, Roswell and Las Cruces, and online. This fishing report…


Six-Year-Old Catches Monster Fish

Scott Baker knew he was bending the rules a bit when he made the decision to let his 6-year-old son, Hunter, skip school for a morning and go fishing. The 14-plus-pound reward substantially made up for the scolding Scott received from Hunter’s teacher the next day. After spending an eventful…


Northern Pike and Walleye Egg Take Exceed Goals

North Dakota Game and Fish Department and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service fisheries crews have completed spring spawning operations with more than enough northern pike and walleye eggs to meet state needs. Jerry Weigel, fisheries production and development section leader for the Game and Fish Department, said even though they…