The Niagara River is a mighty and meaty hot spot for anglers during any time of the year. Carving an international border between New York and Ontario, the Niagara is full of many different target species, including walleye, Chinook salmon, steelhead (rainbow trout), lake trout, brown trout, smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, muskellunge, yellow perch and more.
May 3, 2023
A tsunami of opposition to wake boats swept through Wisconsin’s statewide conservation hearings in mid-April, with 62% of voters favoring restrictions on these popular wave-generating boats.
“Wakeboats” – which have ballast tanks in the stern to take on water, the weight of which helps generate surfing-size waves when towing wakeboarders – have generated divisive debates, especially near shore and on small lakes. In response, wakeboat foes presented six advisory questions for the spring hearings, which attracted 11,556 online voters April 10-13.