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April 18, 2011

Update: Turkey harvest numbers down statewide

Turkey hunters in Illinois’ south zone wrapped up their second week-long season April 14 with a total harvest of 1,520 birds, bringing the harvest after two seasons to 3043. That is behind last year’s two-season total of 3,134. The top five counties through april 14 were Jefferson (186), Pope (177), Jackson (168), Randolph (160) and Union (156). Meanwhile, north […]

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Upper Red Lake's mid-season slot adjustment remains for 2011

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced that regulations allowing Upper Red Lake anglers to keep larger walleye after June 15 will be in effect again for the 2011 open water season. From Saturday, May 14, through Tuesday, June 14, anglers must release all walleyes 17 to 26 inches long. Effective Wednesday, June 15,

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Buy a walleye stamp, says DNR, and support stocking

Anglers who want to support Minnesota’s walleye stocking program can do so by simply purchasing a walleye stamp wherever Minnesota fishing licenses are sold, according to the Minnesota DNR. More than 32,000 anglers bought the stamp in 2010. Stamp sale proceeds were used to purchase 200,000 walleye fingerlings from the private sector for stocking and

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DNR Completes Renovations At The Lapidum Boating Facility In Susquehanna State Park

Havre de Grace, Md. (April 18, 2011) – The Maryland Department of Natural Resources has finished renovations of the Lapidum Boating Facility in Susquehanna State Park. The project was a partnership effort between DNR, the Department of General Services and the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. “The Lapidum Boating Facility is an integral part of

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Indiana: Hovey and Dogwood lakes open to more boaters

More boaters can use Hovey Lake and Dogwood Lake now. The horsepower limit on the size of outboard motor permitted has been removed. Now, boaters with 10-horsepower motors and larger are allowed on the two lakes, located in Hovey Lake (Posey County) and Glendale (Daviess County) fish & wildlife areas, respectively. A speed limit of

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A trip to the city

Every once in a while – I try to make it down every month – I head down the road to Albany for the Conservation Fund Advisory Board’s monthly meeting. It’s really not a bad trip, about two hours or more, even though I have to deal with the unfamiliar morning rush traffic and am

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