“Habitat … is where it’s at.” That’s the theme the Round Lake Sportsmans Club promotes on everything from T-shirts to can coozies. Once a year, the club holds its annual “horned trout” tournament along the shores of Round Lake in southwestern Minnesota.
August 3, 2023
Panfish have moved into a deep summer pattern here.
The DNR’s current preferred alternative would employ lethal measures to remove a portion of the growing double-crested cormorant population on Egret Island that has led to adverse impacts to the Pelican Lake walleye fishery.
Walleye fishing has been hit and miss of late. But if you can find some cloudy water, that will help.
“Tackle” Terry Tuma talks about the use of crankbaits when fishing for bass and walleyes. He suggests varying which crankbaits you use depending on the vibration action you want, plus water clarity and other factors. Also consider varying your retrieve.
It’s been a few years since he has made his way to South Dakota. He actually drew a license last year but could not put together a trip from his home in Georgia.
St. Paul — The Minnesota Department of Health, as well as the DNR and the Pollution Control Agency, is recommending that certain people avoid eating fish caught in two water bodies in the Twin Cities metro area, due to new data showing a mixture of pollutants including per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in the fish.
Washington — The U.S. Senate late last month unanimously passed the Duck Stamp Modernization Act – legislation to make the federal Duck Stamp more accessible for waterfowl hunters by authorizing the electronic stamp for use throughout the entire waterfowl-hunting season.