How to know the difference between male and female bluegills – and why it’s important to know the difference. Video courtesy of Angling Buzz.
March 24, 2022
The Minnesota DNR is holding a career fair Tuesday, March 29, from 4-7 p.m. for anyone interested in learning more about the career of a conservation officer. The current recruiting period, which runs through April 8, is for the agency’s CO Prep program, which provides a pathway for people without previous law enforcement experience to
Ice fishing this time of year? Check out what Mr. Walleye has to say about finding success – and you don’t have to venture too far out on the ice.
Late in the ice-fishing season, Mr. Walleye recommends fishing close to shore.
BANQUET/FUNDRAISER MARCH 13: 5th Annual Indoor Fishing Flea Market, 9 a.m. – Noon at the Plano American Legion. For information, call 815-286-7170. April 23: The Whitetails Unlimited Beacoup Bottoms Chapter Banquet, 4 p.m. at KC Hall Columbian Club. For information, call 618-521-5280. April 30: Tri County Gun Club’s Annual Open House/Fundraiser, 9 a.m. – 4
Northwest Zone – Captain Laura Petreikis In Mercer County, Captain Petreikis and CPO Posateri patrolled Mercer County during firearm deer season. After legal shooting hours, flashlights were observed in the timber. A short time later, a truck was observed driving through the field. Officers approached the hunters and identified themselves as Game Wardens. A field-dressed
Season Dates Please check DEC’s website or hunting, trapping and fishing publications for specific regional regulations and Wildlife Management Units. March 27: Coyote hunting season closes. April 1: Regular trout season opens. April 1: Striped bass season begins in the Hudson River north of the George Washington Bridge. APRIL 7: Beaver trapping season end in