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October 28, 2010

NY: Batcheller named DEC’s chief wildlife biologist

Albany – It’s been a good year for DEC wildlife biologist Gordon Batcheller. Weeks after he received a top honor from the National Trappers Association, Batcheller was appointed DEC’s chief wildlife biologist earlier this month. Batcheller succeeds John Major, who retired earlier this year. Batcheller had been serving as acting wildlife chief since Major’s departure. […]

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Crappie action remains strong, muskies slow down

The fishing and hunting report is compiled using reports from conservation officers, hunting guide and sporting goods stores: South Crab Orchard Lake: Crappie action is improving. Fish are being found at varying depths, depending on cover. Minnows and jigs seem to be equally effective. Catfish action has slowed somewhat. Bluegill action has slowed, although some

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Minnesota Calendar of Events – Issue 44

Banquets/Fundraisers. Oct. 29: Stewartville Pheasant & Habitat Banquet, 5:30 p.m., Stewartville Sportsman Club. For more info call Rick, 507-285-9677. Oct. 29: Wadena Chapter MDHA Banquet, 5 p.m., Wadena Elks Lodge. For more info call John Edinger, 631-1568. Oct. 29: Silver Lake Sportsmen’s Club Banquet, 8 p.m., Silver Lake Auditorium. For more info call Dale Wraspir, 612-819-9095. Nov. 8: Three

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Illinois Calendar of Events – Issue 22

Banquets/Fundraisers Nov. 6: Twin Rivers WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Kampsville American Legion. For more info call Phil Godar, 618-576-2623. Nov. 13: Montgomery County Prairie WTU Banquet, 5 p.m., Knights of Columbus. For more info call Shawn Reynolds, 217-532-5747. Shooting/Archery * * * Edwardsville Gun Club Schedule of 2010 Shoots. For more info call Roland Coderre, 618-656-2875 leave message.

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IL: Asian carp, locks decision remains question mark

Chicago – The carp arguments continue. And continue. Attorneys representing five states seeking the immediate closure of Chicago-area shipping locks to stop the spread of Asian carp made final arguments in federal court on Oct. 18. Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin say the move would ensure the invasive fish won’t overrun the Great Lakes

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