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Fishing Report for Southern Utah March 23, 2012

BAKER RESERVOIR: (March 23) Catchable-sized rainbow trout will be stocked this week. Fishing is slow to fair. A recent survey found good numbers of quality-sized brown trout (weighing up to four or five pounds). Early spring is a good time to target browns with minnow-imitating lures and flies or frozen minnows. BARKER RESERVOIRS (NORTH CREEK LAKES): (March 23) Most lakes…

Fishing Report for Central Utah March 23, 2012

BURRASTON PONDS: (March 23) Anglers report fair to good fishing success using traditional baits. CANYON VIEW PARK POND: (March 23) The pond was stocked with fish this week. Anglers report fair to good fishing success using traditional baits and lures. The fish tend to gather together in deeper water. DEER CREEK RESERVOIR: (March 23) The ice is off of Deer…

Water-related activities on New Jersey's Grenloch Lake suspended for cleanup and monitoring after fuel spill

The Department of Environmental Protection, NJ TRANSIT, Washington Township and the Gloucester County Health Department are advising the public that fishing and all other water-related activities on Grenloch Lake are suspended until further notice while monitoring and cleanup activities related to a Jan. 12 fuel spill.

Fishing Report for Northern Utah March 22, 2012

BEAR LAKE: (March 22) Biologist Scott Tolentino reports that as of March 15, after a tough week with ice forming all over the lake making fishing and access difficult, the warm weather and wind has opened up entire lake. Boat launching is excellent at the Utah State Park marina, Rainbow Cove, First Point and Spinnaker Point marina. There is no…

Sign-up lagging for salt registry

New York’s saltwater angler numbers have in the past been estimated at nearly 300,000. But not nearly that many anglers have signed into the n-fee registry put in place following the repeal of the state’s saltwater fishing license last year.

Montana's Elk Island Boat Ramp Closed

The boat ramp located at the new development of Elk Island Fishing Access Site was closed Wednesday, March 21, 2012. The ramp’s ability to support the weight of a pickup and boat trailer has been compromised. Due to public safety concerns the boat ramp is closed and will remain so until repairs are complete and the area is safe for…