It is undeniable. Lakes in Arkansas are aging. Most are not as productive as they were in their young and glorious days.
Spring has sprung! Crappies are beginning to spawn and white bass are starting to run in lakes all across Oklahoma!
CENTRAL Arcadia: March 18. Elevation 1/2 ft. above normal. Channel catfish good on chicken liver and punchbait along flats and secondary points in late evening. Crappie fair to good on minnows and jigs in deep water. Report submitted by Chance Whiteley, game warden stationed in Oklahoma County. Hefner: March 19. Elevation below normal, water 50-55 and murky. Largemouth bass good…
LAKE MEAD – Striper action remains slow to fair but anglers are finding some success with gizzard shad and anchovies. There have been some recent reports of top-water activity, but nothing substantial. One lucky angler reportedly caught a 42-pound striper while trolling in the Overton Arm. The Vegas Wash area continues to give up small stripers. Black bass are moving…
The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department today announced upcoming closures at two New Hampshire boat access facilities.
The NJDEP Division of Fish and Wildlife is pleased to announce it will hold its 25th annual Pequest Trout Hatchery and Natural Resource Education Center Open House on Saturday and Sunday March 31 and April 1.
Have you ever thought about learning to fly fish? A free talk coming up at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department offers a chance for beginners to find out how to get started in this time-honored sport.
The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department won’t need as much volunteer help this year stocking millions of inch-long salmon fry (young salmon) into the Merrimack River basin because of an exciting new development.
Have you ever been fishing or has it been a long time since you ‘wet’ your line? If you are intimidated by how to tie a Palomar knot or proper casting techniques for all situations, then we have a class for you.
Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission to hold March 28 public hearing in Delaware on proposed changes to Atlantic menhaden management plan
A public hearing will be held in Delaware by the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission (ASMFC) regarding a proposed amendment to the Interstate Fishery Management Plan for Atlantic Menhaden.
The Indiana Department of Natural Resources has secured a key piece of the Healthy Rivers INitiative by purchasing 3,475 acres of Fairbanks Landing Fish & Wildlife Area from Indiana Michigan Power (I&M) and reaching an agreement to continue managing the rest of the site.
This fishing report, provided by Bill Dunn and the Department of Game and Fish, has been generated from the best information available from area officers and anglers.
Travis Peterson, 18, of Dubuque, caught a 16-inch, 2 pounds 7 ounce state record yellow perch in Pool 12 on the Mississippi River on March 13.
Surface water temperature at the dam is 37° F. The lake elevation is 3255.1, which is 0.9 foot higher than the elevation last year on this date, and 9.9 feet lower than normal full capacity.
The sport clam and oyster fishing season at South Indian Island County Park will open on May 15, 2012.
Recent warm weather has state egg collection facilities up and running earlier than usual to produce the next generation of Lake Michigan trout and salmon. The public is invited to come along and watch the process and see the fish up close through viewing windows as they “climb” the fish ladder into the facilities.
Organizers planning fishing tournaments for 2013 can apply for their permits starting April 1, 2012, and should do so before June 30 to have the best chance of securing the date and water they want, state fisheries officials say.
Teaching children a lifelong hobby, instilling appreciation for our marine environment and providing a fun, family outing are the objectives for Saturday’s Kids’ Fishing Clinic in Fernandina Beach.
The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will open approximately 1,100 miles of hatchery-supported trout waters in 25 western counties at 7 a.m. on April 7. The season will run until March 1, 2013.
David L. Campbell, coordinator of Texas Parks and Wildlife Department’s ShareLunker program, will retire at the end of March.
Action: Opens Razor clam season Effective date: 12:01 a.m. March 24 through 11:59 a.m. March 25, 2012 Digging is allowed from 12: 01 a.m. through 11:59 a.m. each day only. Species affected: Razor clams The specific low tides for this opener: March 24, Saturday (8: 25 am +0.3.): Long Beach, Twin Harbors, Copalis, Mocrocks March 25, Sunday (8: 59 a.m.,…
Yellowstone National Park is increasing its fishing permit fees slightly this season.
The Department of Natural Resources today announced the annual collection of steelhead eggs on the Little Manistee River in Stronach, Mich., will again be taking place this spring. Exact dates will be determined based upon conditions at the river.
The Department of Natural Resources reminds Muskegon River anglers that Fisheries Division personnel will take walleye eggs below Croton Dam starting the third week of March.
The new 2012 Delaware Fishing Guide has arrived with a colorful splash at fishing license dealers throughout the state, including many hardware, sporting goods and bait and tackle shops.
Arizona public is invited to a March 22 discussion on the future of hunting, fishing and wildlife management
Sportsmen/women, wildlife enthusiasts, and other members of the public are invited to a meeting on Thursday, March 22, 6-9 p.m. at the Arizona Game and Fish Department at 5000 W. Carefree Highway in Phoenix, to discuss how constituents can best unite and work together on issues and challenges affecting the future of hunting, fishing and Arizona’s wildlife.
Anglers planning to fish the Missouri River this spring should take notice of which boat ramps are accessible.