Monday, May 29th, 2023
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Sportsmen Since 1967

July 16, 2009

CWRA scores first big victory in U.S. Senate

Washington – Conservation groups recently celebrated the first major victory for federal legislation they say could protect millions of acres of wetlands in the United States left susceptible by Supreme Court decisions earlier this decade. An amended version of the Clean Water Restoration Act, meant to restore the level of waters protection to that prior

Lake Erie Region

The daily bag limit for Lake Erie walleyes is six fish per angler. The minimum size limit for walleyes is 15 inches. The daily bag limit for Lake Erie yellow perch is 25 fish per angler in waters west of the Huron pier. The limit will remain at 30 fish per angler in Ohio waters

Ohio River Region

Ohio River (Adams County) – Channel catfish and flathead catfish are being caught by anglers using chicken livers, cut bait, and spinnerbaits as bait. Still-fish, keeping the bait in water that’s more than 10 feet deep.

State animal selection winding down

Columbus – Ohio adopted the Cardinal as its state bird in 1933. The white-tailed deer became the state animal in 1988. The list of state symbols goes on, including a state tree, state flower, and state insect. A couple of state lawmakers, along with some teachers and students from school districts in Dublin and Geauga

Continental duck counts up in ’09

Washington – The number of ducks on the continent’s main breeding grounds increased 13 percent from last year and is 25 percent above the long-term average, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Habitat conditions, too, were improved from last year. That’s especially true in the U.S. portion of the Prairie Pothole Region, where

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